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  • Social Perspectives on Mobility

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lise Drewes Nielsen, Thyra Uth Thomsen, Henrik Gudmundsson

    Globalisation is heavily dependent on physical transport, as people and goods travel over longer distances and with higher frequency. Movement and mobility have become integrated parts of late modern identity and practice, and a state of flux can be sensed everywhere. Bringing together the latest…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • Flirting with Space

    Journeys and Creativity, 1st Edition

    By David Crouch

    The idea of 'flirting' with space is central to this book. Space is conceptualised as being in constant flux as we make our way through various contexts in our daily lives, and is considered in relation to encounters with complexities and flows of material culture. This book focuses on journeys,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Airport Finance and Investment in the Global Economy

    1st Edition

    By Anne Graham, Peter Morrell

    While there are a multitude of publications on corporate finance and financial management, only a few address the complexity of air transport industry finance and scant attention has been given to airport financial management. This book deals exclusively with airport issues to rectify this. It does…

    Hardback – 2016-10-05
    Routledge

  • Sustainability at Work

    Careers that make a difference, 1st Edition

    By Marilyn Waite

    Sustainability at Work is a compelling guide for everyone who wants to have both a successful career and a career that makes a positive difference in society. Containing career advice of great value to students of sustainability, and explaining how they can apply their knowledge to their future…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05
    Routledge

  • Mobility and Place

    Enacting Northern European Peripheries, 1st Edition

    By Jørgen Ole Bærenholdt, Brynhild Granås

    The Northern peripheries of Europe, which are covered by this book, are associated with remoteness, the frontier, isolated communities, colonialism and resource extraction. Recently, huge projects in petroleum and hydropower have been located there, and the region has become better known as an…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • The Car-dependent Society

    A European Perspective, 1st Edition

    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 – 2016-10-03
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • Clipped Wings

    Corporate social and environmental responsibility in the airline industry, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Ancell

    Within the developed world, airlines have responded to the advice of advocates for corporate social and environmental responsibility (CSER) to use the intertwined dimensions of economics, society and environment to guide their business activities. However, disingenuously, the advocates and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-29
    Routledge

  • Mobilities: New Perspectives on Transport and Society

    1st Edition

    By John Urry

    Edited by Margaret Grieco

    Bringing together the leading authors currently working at the intersection of social science and transport science, this volume provides a companion to the well-established and extensive international Transport and Society series. Each chapter, and the volume as a whole, offers closer and richer…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • Public Transport and its Users

    The Passenger's Perspective in Planning and Customer Care, 1st Edition

    By Hans-Liudger Dienel

    Edited by Martin Schiefelbusch

    Public transport is essential to the quality of life of its passengers, both as a means to move around but also to achieve a sustainable environment. However, the passenger's position as a customer is weakened by the dominance of monopolies, regulation and political influence in our public…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Transport and Society

  • Strategies for Sustainable Mobilities

    Opportunities and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Friederike Hülsmann

    Edited by Regine Gerike

    Sustainable mobility is a qualitative, vague and normative vision. Although this vagueness is often criticized and seen as a drawback it also allows diverse stakeholders to commit to the goal of sustainable mobility. It allows for consensus, which can also help achieve a transport system that…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Rail Human Factors

    Supporting the Integrated Railway, 1st Edition

    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
    Routledge

  • Transition towards Sustainable Mobility

    The Role of Instruments, Individuals and Institutions, 1st Edition

    By Yoram Shiftan

    Edited by Harry Geerlings

    Reflecting the dynamic relationships between socio-technical behaviour and change, this book presents leading research on the transition process needed to achieve more sustainable transport systems. Focusing on making transition happen, this volume looks at various aspects and factors that are…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

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