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Transport Systems, Policy and Planning: A Geographical Approach

By: Rodney Tolley and Brian Turton

402 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs, maps

Addison Wesley Longman (Pearson Education)

Paperback | Apr 1995 | #69621 | ISBN: 0582005620
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About this book

Provides a unique review of the major spatial aspects of transport systems throughout the world, coupled with a detailed analysis of transport problems arising in urban and rural areas, and an evaluation of the principal social, environmental and policy issues generated by contemporary transport systems.


Contents

1.Introduction PART ONE: The Basic Framework 2.Transport demand and supply 3.Transport form and structure 4.Transport and spatial structures PART TWO: Spatial Systems 5.International transport 6.National transport systems PART THREE:Transport in Urban and Regional Areas 7.Urban transport problems 8.Urban transport planning: the search for solutions 9.Rural transport problems, policies and plans PART FOUR: Implications, Impacts and Policies 10.The environmental effects of transport 11.The social impacts of transport 12.Transport policy 13.Conclusion: where do we go from here? Index

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