Transport Geography Products

  • The Geography of Transport Systems

    4th Edition

    By Jean-Paul Rodrigue, Claude Comtois, Brian Slack

    This expanded and revised fourth edition of The Geography of Transport Systems provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the field with a broad overview of its concepts, methods and areas of application. Aimed mainly at an undergraduate audience, it provides an overview of the spatial…

    Paperback – 2016-11-21 

  • Community-Owned Transport

    By Leigh Glover

    City and state governments around the world are struggling to achieve environmentally sustainable transport. Economic, technological, city and transport planning and human behaviour solutions are often hampered by ineffective implementation. So attention is now turning to institutional,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-21 
    Transport and Mobility

  • Unsustainable Transport and Transition in China

    By Becky PY Loo

    This book discusses various transport sustainability issues from developing countries’ perspective. It explores key issues, problems and potential solutions for unsustainable transport. It first reviews the current transport sustainability baselines in China in the three key dimensions of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge Studies in Transport, Environment and Development

  • Intergenerational Mobilities

    Relationality, age and lifecourse

    Edited by Lesley Murray, Susan Robertson

    Drawing from work on mobilities and geographies of the lifecourse this collection is concerned with the ways in which age, as a relational concept, is constructed and played out in mobile urban space. With studies of ageing and mobility often focusing on discrete age groups, most notably children…

    Hardback – 2016-10-21 

  • Mobilities Design

    Urban Designs for Mobile Situations

    By Ole B. Jensen, Ditte Bendix Lanng

    Contemporary society is marked and defined by the ways in which mobile goods, bodies, vehicles, objects, and data are organized, moved and staged. Against the background of the ‘mobilities turn’ this book articulates a new and emerging research field, namely that of ‘mobilities design’. The book…

    Hardback – 2016-09-06 
    Changing Mobilities

  • Territorial Implications of High Speed Rail

    A Spanish Perspective

    Edited by Jose M. de Urena

    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 – 2016-08-31 
    Transport and Mobility

  • Mobilities: New Perspectives on Transport and Society

    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 – 2016-08-31 
    Transport and Society

  • Public Transport and its Users

    The Passenger's Perspective in Planning and Customer Care

    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 – 2016-08-31 
    Transport and Society

  • Gendered Mobilities

    By Tim Cresswell

    Edited by Tanu Priya Uteng

    Being socially and geographically mobile is generally seen as one of the central aspects of women's wellbeing. Alongside health, education and political participation, mobility is indispensable in order for women to reach goals such as agency and freedom. Building on new philosophical underpinnings…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 

  • Past Mobilities

    Archaeological Approaches to Movement and Mobility

    By Jim Leary

    The new mobilities paradigm has yet to have the same impact on archaeology as it has in other disciplines in the social sciences - on geography, sociology and anthropology in particular - yet mobility is fundamental to archaeology: all people move. Moving away from archaeology’s traditional focus…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 

  • Lifestyle Mobilities

    Intersections of Travel, Leisure and Migration

    By Scott A. Cohen

    Edited by Tara Duncan

    Being mobile in today's world is influenced by many aspects including transnational ties, increased ease of access to transport, growing accessibility to technology, knowledge and information and changing socio-cultural outlooks and values. These factors can all engender a (re)formation of our…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 

  • The Geographies of Air Transport

    Edited by Andrew R. Goetz, Lucy Budd

    Making a detailed contribution to geographies of air transport and aeromobility, this book examines the practices and processes that produce particular patterns of air transport provision both regionally and globally. In so doing, it updates the seminal contributions of Eva Taylor (1945), Kenneth…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Transport and Mobility

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