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by Rodney Tolley

ePub The Greening of Urban Transport: Planning for Walking and Cycling in Western Cities, 2nd Edition download
Author:
Rodney Tolley
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978-0471969938
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0471969931
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Wiley; 2 edition (October 14, 1997)
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Engineering
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The Greening of Urban. Details (if other): Cancel. Traffic congestion is a serious and chronic problem in all western cities. The unrestricted use of private motor cars which clog roadways and use vast tracts of valuable urban land for parking space is the principle cause, and the problem is greatly compounded by the car's malign environmental and safety effects.

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The Economic Case for Green Modes, Roberts, J, In: The Greening of Urban Transport: Planning for Walking and Cycling in Western Cities, Tolley, R (ed). Chapter . Wiley (1997). User Friendly Cities: What Britain Can Learn from Mainland Europe, John Roberts, TEST (Transport and Environment Studies), 1989. Trouble in Store? Retail Location Policy in Britain and Germany, TEST, 1989. Obituary, Independent, 1992. Notes on contributors, page 352, Travel Sickness: The Need for a Sustainable Transport Policy for Britain.

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Personal Name: Tolley, R. S. (Rodney ., 1946

Physical Description: xxxii, 475 p. : ill. ;, 24 cm. Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Personal Name: Tolley, R., 1946-. Rubrics: Bicycle trails Europe Planning Sidewalks Trails Urban transportation policy Great Britain.

An interesting conversation with visiting walking expert Rodney Tolley. He is also the Director of Walk21, a global partnership of walking experts that organises annual international walking conferences.

In: Tolley R (ed) The Greening of Urban Transport. London: Belhaven Press. The Greening of Urban Transport: Planning for Walking and Cycling in Western Cities. Proudlove A & Turner A (1990) Street management. In: Dimitriou HT (ed) Transport Planning for Third World Cities. Richards B (1990) Transport in Cities. London: Architecture Design and Technology Press. Tolley RS & Turton BJ (1995) Transport Systems, Policy and Planning. Harlow: Longman Group Lt. oogle Scholar. Topp H & Pharoah T (1994) Car-free city centres.

Trails for the Twenty-First Century : Planning, Design, and Management Manual for Multi-Use Trails (2001). Successful cycling planning depends on improving infrastructure and education about the benefits of increasing cycle usage. Examines national strategies and local initiatives around the world. How to Live Well Without Owning a Car : Save Money, Breathe Easier, and Get More Mileage Out of Life (2006).

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This book provides a stimulating and convincing argument for incorporating green modes of transportation in modern city transportation plans. It provides a primer on the green modes -- walking and cycling -- and describes theoretical considerations as well as practice in a variety of ways. It takes into account recent developments to provide an up-to-date look at this field.