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Transportation
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 375

Transportation

This comprehensive text provides an authoritative introduction to transportation geography. With a primary focus on the United States, the volume also examines problems and trends in Europe and other parts of the developed world. Students gain a solid grasp of the history, definitions, and core concepts of the field, as well as models for analyzing transportation networks and flows between regions. Environmental, economic, and social issues in transportation planning and policy are addressed, and the uses of geographic information systems in transport (GIS-T) are discussed in detail. Written in a clear, straightforward style, the volume emphasizes real-world applications of the concepts discussed and identifies promising directions for future research. No advanced mathematical knowledge on the part of the reader is assumed. Key Features No other comprehensive text covers transportation geography from a North American perspective. Black is experienced and respected for his innovation. Will interest public and regional planners as well as geographers. Covers all the basics, analytical methods, and policy implications.

Geography of Transportation
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 422

Geography of Transportation

This overview of transport geography explores both institutional and analytical approaches to both intra- and inter-urban transport and relates them throughout with contemporary examples. The work describes the historical development of US transportation.

Transportation
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 29

Transportation

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1989
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Issues in Transportation Research and Application: 2011 Edition
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 508

Issues in Transportation Research and Application: 2011 Edition

Issues in Transportation Research and Application: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Transportation Research and Application. The editors have built Issues in Transportation Research and Application: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Transportation Research and Application in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Transportation Research and Application: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.

The Geography of Urban Transportation
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 419

The Geography of Urban Transportation

In this classic text and professional resource, leading geographers and urban planners present the foundational concepts and methodological tools that readers need to understand and engage with today's pressing policy issues. Covered are such key topics as passenger and freight dynamics in the American metropolis; the urban transportation planning process, including the use of GIS; and questions related to public transit, land use, energy, equity, environmental impacts, and more. The book features more than 100 maps, charts, and photographs.

Land Use Impacts of Transportation
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 165
Connecticut
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 110

Connecticut

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2003*
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Transportation Systems Analysis
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 742

Transportation Systems Analysis

"This book provides a rigorous and comprehensive coverage of transportation models and planning methods and is a must-have to anyone in the transportation community, including students, teachers, and practitioners." Moshe Ben-Akiva, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Economic Trends and Multimodal Transportation Requirements
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 204