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  • Transport and its Place in History

    Making the Connections

    Edited by David Turner

    Transport and mobility history is an exciting area of study, enticing scholars working in fields as diverse as sociology, management and cultural studies. Containing contributions exploring this subject in Britain after 1800, this volume captures how this vibrancy has led to the application of…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    Routledge Studies in Modern British History

  • Imperial Technology and 'Native' Agency

    A Social History of Railways in Colonial India, 1850-1920

    By Aparajita Mukhopadhyay

    This book explores the impact of railways on colonial Indian society from the commencement of railway operations in the mid-19th to the early decades of the twentieth century. The book represents a historiographical departure. Using new archival evidence as well as travelogues written by Indian…

    Hardback – 2018-05-11 
    Empires and the Making of the Modern World, 1650-2000

  • The City and the Railway in Europe

    By Ralf Roth, Marie-Noëlle Polino

    Title first published in 2003. The advent and development of railways during the nineteenth century not only contributed to industrialisation and urbanisation, but transformed relations of space and time, altering long held perceptions and experiences of distance and geography. The City and the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Railway Management and Engineering

    By V Profillidis

    In a rapidly changing world, with increasing competition in all sectors of transportation, railways are in a period of restructuring their management and technology. New methods of organization are introduced, commercial and tariff policies change radically, a more entrepreneurial spirit is…

    Hardback – 2017-11-29

  • The Routledge Handbook of Transport Economics

    Edited by Jonathan Cowie, Stephen Ison

    The Routledge Handbook of Transport Economics offers the first state of the art overview of the discipline of transport economics as it stands today, reflective of key research and policy. Transport is an important area of study and one which is problem rich, stimulating a great deal of debate in…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04

  • Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

    By Various

    This set of previously out-of-print titles is an essential reference collection on the topic of transport economics. Providing in-depth analysis on a variety of aspects, including the economics of the airfreight, shipping and rail industries, it also examines the economics of road transport and…

    Hardback – 2017-04-17
    Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

  • Territorial Implications of High Speed Rail

    A Spanish Perspective

    Edited by José M. de Ureña

    High Speed Rail's (HSR) main objective is to attract air passengers between big metropolitan areas however the main territorial implications in many cases occur not in these metropolitan areas but in the intermediate cities. These implications open up new spatial planning possibilities such as…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31
    Transport and Mobility

  • The City as a Terminal

    The Urban Context of Logistics and Freight Transport

    By Markus Hesse

    The on-time delivery of goods is regarded as a primary factor of the urban economy and is being monitored by businesses and government alike. However, much analysis of freight transportation and the flow of goods into, out of and within urban areas focuses on functional, business-related…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Transport and Mobility

  • Engineer of Revolutionary Russia

    Iurii V. Lomonosov (1876–1952) and the Railways

    By Anthony Heywood

    This book is the first substantial study in any language of one of revolutionary Russia's most distinguished and controversial engineers - Iurii Vladimirovich Lomonosov (1876-1952). Not only does it provide an outline of his remarkable life and career, it also explores the relationship between…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26

  • Rail Human Factors

    Supporting the Integrated Railway

    By John Wilson, Beverley Norris, Ann Mills

    In recent years, for reasons connected to the organization of the industry, technical developments, and major safety concerns, rail human factors has grown in importance at an international level. Despite its importance, however, supporting literature has been largely restricted to specialist…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09

  • Railways, Urban Development and Town Planning in Britain: 1948–2008

    By Russell Haywood

    This book provides a critical overview of the relationships between planning and railway management and development during the key period in the 20th Century when the railway was in public ownership: 1948-94. It assesses the strength of the relationships when working in collaboration with the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09

  • Evaluating High-Speed Rail

    Interdisciplinary perspectives

    Edited by Daniel Albalate, Germà Bel

    High-speed Rail (HSR) is a technological transportation advance that has raised the interest of policy makers and researchers worldwide. The study of High-speed Rail is a recent phenomenon but has received increasing attention due to the extension of this mode of transportation around the globe.…

    Hardback – 2016-08-19
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

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