By Jeffrey R. Kenworthy, Felix B. Laube, Dr. Peter Newman
This sourcebook presents the main finished set of time sequence information and analyses on those vital matters that's on hand at the present time. It spans forty six towns within the US, Australia, Canada, Europe and Asia, overlaying the widest attainable variety of knowledge at the land use and transportation platforms, power use, and monetary and environmental affects of transportation that has been assembled thus far. It additionally includes a set of colored maps for every urban outlining territorial limitations, the level of urbanisation, and all rail, busway and highway structures. A needs to for each person and employer desirous to greater comprehend and reply to the city transportation debate.
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Extra info for An international sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, 1960-1990
Without the voluntary support of hundreds of people in countless agencies and institutions around the world, this work could never have been completed. To all these people who provided data we extend our sincere thanks and hope that we have adequately acknowledged all their help both in the text and in Appendix 2 of the book. The authors remain responsible for the way these data have been used. A large amount of the formal work on this book was carried out on the principal author's sabbatical from Murdoch University undertaken at the University of Colorado in the Faculty of Architecture and Planning.
Of course, the historical data for the previous three decades are also included, because they are still valuable for time series analyses. In a number of cases they have been corrected for minor arithmetic errors or improved where revised data have been obtained from the cities. In a few cases, completely new data have been added where it was previously unavailable. The present book does however exclude West Berlin and Moscow which were in the original book. West Berlin as a metropolitan area no longer exists and Moscow simply presented an insurmountable data collection problem.
They can of course be quite fluid. Readers will note that there is sometimes some repetition of names within cities of the same region. This is where a single source of data was found, usually at a national level, which could be applied to all the cities in question. Our gratitude for the help provided by all these hundreds of people is enormous and is referred to in more detail at the beginning of the next chapter. Page 9 Chapter 2 International Urban Data Collection: A Methodological Review Introduction The task of collecting a wide-ranging set of urban data across a large number of cities worldwide is, needless to say, a formidable project.
An international sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, 1960-1990 by Jeffrey R. Kenworthy, Felix B. Laube, Dr. Peter Newman