Transport Planning Products

  • Towards Low Carbon Cities in China

    Urban Form and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    Edited by Sun Sheng Han, Ray Green, Mark Y. Wang

    This book explores the relationship between urban form and greenhouse gas emissions in China, providing new insights for policy, urban planning and management. Drawing on the results of a four-year multidisciplinary research project, the book examines how factors such as urban households’ access…

    Paperback – 2016-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Low Carbon Development

  • CITY-HUBs

    Sustainable and Efficient Urban Transport Interchanges

    Edited by Andres Monzon-de-Caceres, Floridea Di Ciommo

    Explore the Design and Operation of Urban Transport Interchanges Transport planners throughout the world can implement a range of policies to influence travelers’ behavior, and encourage a move to public transport to achieve urban sustainability and social inclusion. At the same time population…

    Hardback – 2016-04-18 
    CRC Press

  • Improving Urban Access

    New Approaches to Funding Transport Investment

    Edited by Elliott D. Sclar, Måns Lönnroth, Christian Wolmar

    By 2050, two-thirds of the world’s population will live in cities. To thrive, they will need efficient and sustainable forms of transport, but to achieve this, the financial incentives guiding urban transport operation must change – and change rapidly. Urban transport plays a critical role in…

    Paperback – 2016-04-14 
    Routledge

  • Low Car(bon) Communities

    Inspiring car-free and car-lite urban futures

    By Nicole Foletta, Jason Henderson

    With increasing awareness of the urgent need to respond to global warming by reducing carbon emissions and recognition of the social benefits of car-free and car-lite living, more and more city planners, advocates, and everyday urban dwellers are demanding new ways of building cities. In Low Car(…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11 
    Routledge

  • Urban Structure Matters

    Residential Location, Car Dependence and Travel Behaviour

    By Petter Naess

    Going beyond previous investigations into urban land use and travel, Petter Næss presents new research from Denmark on residential location and travel to show how and why urban spatial structures affect people's travel behaviour. In a comprehensive case study of the Copenhagen metropolitan area,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    RTPI Library Series

  • Challenging Consumption

    Pathways to a more Sustainable Future

    Edited by Anna R. Davies, Frances Fahy, Henrike Rau

    Sustainable consumption is a central research topic in academic discourses of sustainable development and global environmental change. Informed by a number of disciplinary perspectives, this book is structured around four key themes in sustainable consumption research: Living, Moving, Dwelling and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Paratransit in African Cities

    Operations, Regulation and Reform

    Edited by Roger Behrens, Dorothy McCormick, David Mfinanga

    Public transport systems in contemporary Sub-Saharan African cities are heavily reliant upon paratransit services. These services are defined as informal transportation which operates between the public and individual private spheres. In Africa paratransit is characterized by low quality of…

    Paperback – 2015-09-17
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Transportation

    Edited by Dusan Teodorovic

    The Routledge Handbook of Transportation offers a current and comprehensive survey of transportation planning and engineering research. It provides a step-by-step introduction to research related to traffic engineering and control, transportation planning, and performance measurement and evaluation…

    Hardback – 2015-09-01
    Routledge

  • Remaking the San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge

    A Case of Shadowboxing with Nature

    By Karen Trapenberg Frick

    On 17 October 1989 one the largest earthquakes to occur in California since the San Francisco earthquake of April 1906 struck Northern California. Damage was extensive, none more so than the partial collapse of the San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge’s eastern span, a vital link used by hundreds of…

    Hardback – 2015-08-13
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • Barriers to Sustainable Transport

    Institutions, Regulation and Sustainability

    Edited by Piet Rietveld, Roger R. Stough

    The complexity of transportation systems and their negative social and environmental effects are today at the centre of attention. This book focuses on the impact of institutions and regulatory systems on transport systems and travel behaviour. While institutions appear to play an important…

    Paperback – 2015-08-11
    Routledge
    Transport, Development and Sustainability Series

  • Gridlock

    Congested Cities, Contested Policies, Unsustainable Mobility

    By John C. Sutton

    Cities across the world are facing unprecedented challenges in traffic management and transit congestion while coping with growing populations and mobility aspirations; existing policies that aim to tackle congestion and create more sustainable transport futures offer only weak remedies. In…

    Paperback – 2015-07-15
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Transportation in Natural and Protected Areas

    Edited by Francesco Orsi

    Protected areas are at the centre of nature-based tourism, which is increasingly popular across the world. As visitor numbers increase, so does awareness of the harmful effects that large crowds may have on both natural resources and individuals’ recreational experience. This volume…

    Hardback – 2015-07-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport, Environment and Development

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