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  • The Car-dependent Society

    A European Perspective

    By Hans Jeekel

    Cars are essential in modern Western societies. Some even say that our modern lifestyles would have been impossible without cars. The dependency of Western societies on our cars is a unique situation in history, but does not get much attention; car use is seen as just a normal situation. The…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • Understanding Traffic Systems

    Data Analysis and Presentation, 2nd Edition

    By Michael A.P. Taylor, Peter W. Bonsall

    Road traffic and its impacts affect all aspects of modern life, leisure and industry, with safety, congestion and pollution being of greatest public concern. Transport planning increasingly emphasises travel demand management (TDM) and traffic calming - aided by dynamic, lower cost data from…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Transport Policy: Learning Lessons from History

    By Colin Divall, Julian Hine

    The key aim of this volume is to demonstrate ways in which an understanding of history can be used to inform present-day transport and mobility policies. This is not to say that history repeats itself, or that every contemporary transport dilemma has an historical counterpart: rather, the…

    Hardback – 2015-12-16
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • The Routledge Companion to Network Industries

    Edited by Matthias Finger, Christian Jaag

    In recent decades, network industries around the world have gone through periods of de- and re-regulation. With vast amounts of sometimes conflicting research carried out into specific network industries, the time has come for a critical over-arching assessment of this entire industry in order…

    Hardback – 2015-11-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Innovation and Global Competitiveness

    Case of India's Manufacturing Sector

    Edited by N.S. Siddharthan, K. Narayanan

    In the post-liberalization period, India has slowly but steadily tried to foster innovation to improve competitive efficiency of Indian manufacturing and thus boost global competitiveness of the industrial sector. Foreign direct investment was looked upon as a major source of technology paradigm…

    Hardback – 2015-11-16
    Routledge

  • Knowledge Economy in the Megalopolis

    Interactions of innovations in transport, information, production and organizations

    By T. R. Lakshmanan, William P. Anderson, Yena Song

    In recent decades urban regions around the world have engaged in a new process of development based on the creation of new knowledge. Amidst the globalization of economic activities and the arrival of transformative technologies, knowledge has become the key driver of competitiveness and is…

    Hardback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • City Logistics: Modelling, planning and evaluation

    Edited by Eiichi Taniguchi

    This volume on city logistics presents recent advances of modelling urban freight transport as well as planning and evaluating city logistics policy measures in the academic research areas and practices. The contributions of eleven chapters have come from eight countries, including Japan, UK, The…

    Hardback – 2015-04-15
    Routledge

  • City Logistics: Modelling, planning and evaluation

    Edited by Eiichi Taniguchi

    This volume on city logistics presents recent advances of modelling urban freight transport as well as planning and evaluating city logistics policy measures in the academic research areas and practices. The contributions of eleven chapters have come from eight countries, including Japan, UK, The…

    Hardback – 2015-04-01
    Routledge

  • City Logistics: Modelling, planning and evaluation

    Edited by Eiichi Taniguchi

    This volume on city logistics presents recent advances of modelling urban freight transport as well as planning and evaluating city logistics policy measures in the academic research areas and practices. The contributions of eleven chapters have come from eight countries, including Japan, UK, The…

    Hardback – 2015-04-01
    Routledge

  • Driving With Music: Cognitive-Behavioural Implications

    By Warren Brodsky

    This book, the first full-length text on the subject, explores the everyday use of music listening while driving a car. It presents the relationship between cars and music in an effort to understand how music behaviour in the car can either enhance driver safety or place the driver at increased…

    Hardback – 2015-03-28
    CRC Press
    Human Factors in Road and Rail Transport

  • From Rail to Road and Back Again?

    A Century of Transport Competition and Interdependency

    By Colin Divall

    Edited by Ralf Roth

    The coming of the railways signalled the transformation of European society, allowing the quick and cheap mass transportation of people and goods on a previously unimaginable scale. By the early decades of the twentieth century, however, the domination of rail transport was threatened by increased…

    Hardback – 2015-02-28
    Routledge

  • Roads and Anthropology

    Ethnography, Infrastructures, (Im)mobility

    Edited by Dimitris Dalakoglou, Penelope Harvey

    Roads and the powerful sense of mobility that they promise carry us back and forth between the sweeping narratives of globalisation, and the specific, tangible materialities of particular times and places. Indeed, despite the fact that roads might, by comparison with the sparkling agility of…

    Hardback – 2014-10-21
    Routledge

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