By Iain Docherty, Jon Shaw
Comprising contributions from quite a number specialists, this quantity bargains a serious remark at the government's sustainable delivery coverage.
- A serious remark at the Blair government's sustainable shipping coverage and its implementation.
- Firmly rooted in an appreciation of the politics of this debatable field.
- Experts give a contribution up to the moment analyses of the most important issues.
- Will tell debate over the way forward for shipping policy.
- Includes a Foreword by means of David Begg, Chair of the fee for built-in Transport.
Read or Download A New Deal for Transport?: The UK's struggle with the sustainable transport agenda (RGS-IBG Book Series) PDF
Similar human geography books
Contending that Japan's business and imperial revolutions have been additionally geographical revolutions, Kären Wigen's interdisciplinary research analyzes the altering spatial order of the geographical region in early glossy Japan. Her concentration, the Ina Valley, served as a gateway to the mountainous inside of critical Japan.
Scientific anthropology is among the youngest and so much dynamic of anthropology's a number of subdisciplines. severe clinical anthropology has advanced into one of many significant views in which college and scholars examine the sphere. It examines health-related concerns in precapitalist indigenous and country societies, capitalist societies, and postrevolutionary of socialist-oriented societies.
Comprising contributions from various specialists, this quantity bargains a severe statement at the government's sustainable shipping coverage. A serious observation at the Blair government's sustainable delivery coverage and its implementation. Firmly rooted in an appreciation of the politics of this debatable box.
This publication offers with slums as a particular query and a vital concentration in city making plans. It greatly reverses the reliable model of the historical past of worldwide towns as narrated in the course of many years: slums should not on the margin of the modern means of urbanization; they're a vital part of it. Taking slums as its imperative concentration and relating to them as symptomatic of the continued variations of the town, the booklet strikes to the very middle of the matter in city making plans.
- African Historical Archaeologies (Contributions To Global Historical Archaeology)
- The Origin of Mountains
- Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900-1900 (Studies in Environment and History)
- Atmospheres: Aesthetics of Emotional Spaces
Extra info for A New Deal for Transport?: The UK's struggle with the sustainable transport agenda (RGS-IBG Book Series)
The government’s recognition of the vital contribution the bus industry could make to its transport plans is scrutinized by John Preston in Chapter 7, and Rodney Tolley then appraises Labour’s policy on the so-called ‘personal’ or ‘benign’ modes – walking and cycling – in Chapter 8. In the last chapter of this section, Brian Graham addresses the expansion of air travel, one of the most profound challenges facing any government in its desire for better sustainability. Looking towards ‘The Future’, the book’s final chapter assesses the prospects for the implementation of genuinely sustainable transport policies over the next five years and beyond.
The Stationery Office, London. 52 Financial Times (2001) 11 October, 10. 28 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 IAIN DOCHERTY Commission for Integrated Transport (1999) National road traffic targets. CfIT, London, 19. Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (2000) Climate change: the UK programme. Cmnd 4913, The Stationery Office, London. Bannister, D (2000) Sustainable urban development and transport – a Eurovision for 2020. Transport Reviews, 20, 113–130.
11 Abercrombie, P (1945) Greater London Plan 1944. HMSO, London; Abercrombie, P (1949) The Clyde Valley Regional Plan 1946. HMSO, Edinburgh. 12 Starkie, D (1972) The motorway age. Pergamon, Oxford. 13 Ministry of Transport (1963) Traffic in towns. HMSO, London. 14 Goodwin, P (1999) Transformation of transport policy in Great Britain. Transportation Research Part A, 33, 657. 15 Westwell, A (1991) Public transport policy in conurbations in Britain. Unpublished PhD Thesis, Keele University, Keele.