The end of automobile dependence

In this publication, Newman and Kenworthy look at how we can accelerate a planning approach to designing urban environments that can function reliably and conveniently on alternative modes. They consider a refined and more civilized automobile playing a very much reduced and manageable role in urban...

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Main Authors: Newman, Peter, Kenworthy, Jeffrey (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, DC Island Press/Center for Resource Economics 2015, 2015
Edition:1st ed. 2015
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Urban Transportation Patterns and Trends in Global Cities
  • 3: Emerging Cities and Automobile Dependence..-4: The Theory of Urban Fabrics: Understanding the End of Automobile Dependence
  • 5: Transportation Planning: Hindrance or Help?
  • 6: Overcoming Barriers to the End of Automobile Dependence
  • 7: The End of Automobile Dependence: A Troubling Prognosis?
  • 8: Conclusion: Life after Automobile Dependence