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The Resource Sustainable urban transport, edited by Maria Attard, Yoram Shiftan, (electronic book)

Sustainable urban transport, edited by Maria Attard, Yoram Shiftan, (electronic book)

Label
Sustainable urban transport
Title
Sustainable urban transport
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maria Attard, Yoram Shiftan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This publication brings together an international group of researchers and presents work from different countries dealing with issues related to transport policy, attitudes and mode choice, car sharing and alternative modes of transport, and discusses the future of non-motorized modes of transport
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
Dewey number
388.4
LC call number
HE305
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Attard, Maria
  • Shiftan, Yoram
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  • Urban transportation
  • Urban transportation policy
Label
Sustainable urban transport, edited by Maria Attard, Yoram Shiftan, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • ""Front Cover""; ""Sustainable Urban Transport""; ""Copyright page""; ""Contents""; ""List of Contributors""; ""Transport and Sustainability Editorial Board""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter 1 Sustainable Urban Transport â€? An Introduction""; ""Introduction""; ""Definitions of Sustainable Mobility""; ""Sustainable Mobility in the European Context""; ""Outline of the Book""; ""Conclusions""; ""References""; ""Chapter 2 The Economic Assessment of Health Benefits of Active Transport""; ""Introduction""; ""Health Benefitsâ€? Assessment of Active Transport""
  • ""Benefits and Costs of Active Transport""""Magnitude of the Health Effects of Active Transport""; ""Inclusion of Health Benefits in Active Transport Appraisal""; ""The WHO Health Economic Assessment (HEAT) Method""; ""Assessing the Health Benefits of Walking in the City of Viana do Castelo""; ""Transport, Health and Mobility Policies""; ""Data Collection and Analysis""; ""Results: Health Benefits of Walking for Alternative Scenarios""; ""Conclusions""; ""References""; ""Chapter 3 Mode Decisions and Context Change â€? What About the Attitudes? A Conceptual Framework""; ""Introduction""
  • ""Mode Choice Decisions""""Situational Factors""; ""Personal Factors""; ""Theory of Planned Behaviour and Requirements, Opportunities, Abilities""; ""Attitudes and Mode Choice""; ""Definition of Attitudes in Psychology""; ""Implementation and Operationalisation of Attitudes in Mobility Research""; ""Attitude Change""; ""Theory of Cognitive Dissonance""; ""Habits, Key Events and Mode Choice""; ""Discussion, Conclusion and Further Research""; ""Acknowledgement""; ""References""
  • ""Chapter 4 The Influence of Parentâ€?s Perceptions and Residential Self-Selection to the Childrenâ€?s Travel Modes at Single Par...""""Introduction""; ""Data and Sample Profiles""; ""The Proposed Model Structure""; ""The Estimated Model Results""; ""The Interactions of Travel Patterns between Parents""; ""The Children Travel Patterns""; ""Parentsâ€? Perceptions and Satisfaction and Household Membersâ€? Travel Mode Choice""; ""Household Residential Self-Selection and Household Membersâ€? Travel Mode Choice""; ""Conclusion""; ""Acknowledgement""; ""References""
  • ""Chapter 5 Childrenâ€?s Independent Mobility in Israel: Case Study of the Arab Population Group""""Introduction""; ""Background â€? The Israeli Arab Population""; ""Method""; ""Results""; ""The Six Licenses of Independent Mobility""; ""The Journey to and from School""; ""Non-School Travel and Activities""; ""Perception of Safety and Local Area""; ""The Influence of Different Factors on Independent Mobility""; ""Childrenâ€?s Range of Activities""; ""Discussion and Conclusions""; ""Notes""; ""References""
  • ""Appendix: Estimation Results Of the Logistic and Linear Regression for the Six Licenses""
Control code
PurchEBL2066698
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (350 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781784416164
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Sustainable urban transport, edited by Maria Attard, Yoram Shiftan, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • ""Front Cover""; ""Sustainable Urban Transport""; ""Copyright page""; ""Contents""; ""List of Contributors""; ""Transport and Sustainability Editorial Board""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter 1 Sustainable Urban Transport â€? An Introduction""; ""Introduction""; ""Definitions of Sustainable Mobility""; ""Sustainable Mobility in the European Context""; ""Outline of the Book""; ""Conclusions""; ""References""; ""Chapter 2 The Economic Assessment of Health Benefits of Active Transport""; ""Introduction""; ""Health Benefitsâ€? Assessment of Active Transport""
  • ""Benefits and Costs of Active Transport""""Magnitude of the Health Effects of Active Transport""; ""Inclusion of Health Benefits in Active Transport Appraisal""; ""The WHO Health Economic Assessment (HEAT) Method""; ""Assessing the Health Benefits of Walking in the City of Viana do Castelo""; ""Transport, Health and Mobility Policies""; ""Data Collection and Analysis""; ""Results: Health Benefits of Walking for Alternative Scenarios""; ""Conclusions""; ""References""; ""Chapter 3 Mode Decisions and Context Change â€? What About the Attitudes? A Conceptual Framework""; ""Introduction""
  • ""Mode Choice Decisions""""Situational Factors""; ""Personal Factors""; ""Theory of Planned Behaviour and Requirements, Opportunities, Abilities""; ""Attitudes and Mode Choice""; ""Definition of Attitudes in Psychology""; ""Implementation and Operationalisation of Attitudes in Mobility Research""; ""Attitude Change""; ""Theory of Cognitive Dissonance""; ""Habits, Key Events and Mode Choice""; ""Discussion, Conclusion and Further Research""; ""Acknowledgement""; ""References""
  • ""Chapter 4 The Influence of Parentâ€?s Perceptions and Residential Self-Selection to the Childrenâ€?s Travel Modes at Single Par...""""Introduction""; ""Data and Sample Profiles""; ""The Proposed Model Structure""; ""The Estimated Model Results""; ""The Interactions of Travel Patterns between Parents""; ""The Children Travel Patterns""; ""Parentsâ€? Perceptions and Satisfaction and Household Membersâ€? Travel Mode Choice""; ""Household Residential Self-Selection and Household Membersâ€? Travel Mode Choice""; ""Conclusion""; ""Acknowledgement""; ""References""
  • ""Chapter 5 Childrenâ€?s Independent Mobility in Israel: Case Study of the Arab Population Group""""Introduction""; ""Background â€? The Israeli Arab Population""; ""Method""; ""Results""; ""The Six Licenses of Independent Mobility""; ""The Journey to and from School""; ""Non-School Travel and Activities""; ""Perception of Safety and Local Area""; ""The Influence of Different Factors on Independent Mobility""; ""Childrenâ€?s Range of Activities""; ""Discussion and Conclusions""; ""Notes""; ""References""
  • ""Appendix: Estimation Results Of the Logistic and Linear Regression for the Six Licenses""
Control code
PurchEBL2066698
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (350 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781784416164
Specific material designation
remote

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