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An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, 1960-1990

by Jeffrey R. Kenworthy

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Colorado .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • Conservation of the environment,
  • Transport industries,
  • Transport: General Interest,
  • Transportation,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Automobiles,
  • Urban Transportation,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Nature,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • General,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Statistics,
  • Fuel consumption

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages704
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8345400M
    ISBN 100870815237
    ISBN 109780870815232

    Kenworthy, J. et al (): An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities – , University Press of Colorado, Boulder. McCormick Rankin Pty. Ltd. (): Auckland Regional Passenger Transport Development Study: Final report, Auckland. The author is a life-long advocate in sustainability, who has been credited with inventing the term automobile dependence. This book explains the process of trying to change the paradigm of thinking that the best thing for cities is to build freeways and sprawl the city further out/5.

    Description of the book "Sustainability and Cities: Overcoming Automobile Dependence": Our dependence on cars is a huge problem - one of the most difficult facing planners and city authorities as well as residents and commuters - but the authors of this work argue that it can be overcome and a new form of urban organization developed. Kenwor thy JR and Laube FB , An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, ­ University Press of Colorado, Niwot, Boulder, Colorado. Leyden KM , Social capital and the built environment: The importance of walkable.

    By allowing consumers to commute long distances for work, shopping, and entertainment, the auto industry has encouraged the development of an extensive road system, made possible the growth of suburbs and shopping centers around major cities, and played a key role in the growth of ancillary industries, such as the oil and travel businesses. An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, Jeff Kenworthy and Felix Laube, with others University Press of Colorado, July $ This book provides a large source of urban data about land use, private and public transportation, energy use in transport, environment, and economics. Subscribe to Carfree Times.


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An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, 1960-1990 by Jeffrey R. Kenworthy Download PDF EPUB FB2

An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, by Benedicto Guia (Author), Felix B. Laube (Author), Paul Barter (Author), Tamim Raad (Author), Chamlong Poboon (Author), Felix Laube (Editor) & 3 moreCited by: An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, Jeffrey R.

Kenworthy, Felix B. Laube University Press of Colorado, - Nature - pages. AN INTERNATIONAL SOURCEBOOK OF AUTOMOBILE DEPENDENCE IN CITIES This book represents an update and extension of the data and analyses component of "Cities and Automobile Dependence: An International Sourcebook" by Peter Newman and Jeffrey Kenworthy, published initially by Gower Publishing in England in and then reprinted under the Avebury imprint.

International sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, Boulder, Colo.: University Press of Colorado, [©] (OCoLC) Online version: Kenworthy, Jeffrey R., International sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, Boulder, Colo.: University Press of Colorado, [©] (OCoLC) Document.

Request PDF | OnJeffrey R. Kenworthy and others published An international sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, - |. the complete update of Cities and Automobile Dependence: An International Sourcebook by Newman and Kenworthy (). The original book con- tained data on 32 cities forand The present study updates the data with data, where available, and adds several more cities to the Size: 1MB.

An international sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, / Jeffery R. Kenworthy, Felix Transport energy conservation policies for Australian cities: strategies for reducing automobile depend Gasoline consumption and cities: a comparison of U.S.

cities with a. Request PDF | On Oct 7,Jeffrey Kenworthy and others published Cities and automobile dependence: a sourcebook | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

Cities and Automobile Dependence: An International Sourcebook, a major study comparing 32 cities in Asia, North America, Australia and Europe; Sustainability and Cities: Overcoming Automobile Dependence; An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, Back On Track: Rethinking Transport Policy in Australia and New.

Paris: International Energy Agency. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change () Climate Change Mitigation of Climate Change. Kenworthy, J.R. and F. Laube (eds) () An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities,2nd Edition, Boulder, CO: University Press of Colorado.

International sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, Boulder, Colo.: University Press of Colorado, [©] (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey R Kenworthy; Felix B Laube; Peter Newman.

CITIES AND AUTOMOBILE DEPENDENCE: AN INTERNATIONAL SOURCEBOOK. The book provides data on a uniform, standardized basis for major cities of the world, bringing together transport patterns and land use to provide insight into the question of automobile dependency.

The basic contention of the book is the need to reassert the importance. Patterns of automobile dependence in cities: an international overview of key physical and economic dimensions with some implications for urban policy Je•rey R.

Kenworthy *, Felix B. Laube Institute for Science and Technology Policy, Murdoch University, Perth,Australia. Kenworthy J, Laube FB (b) An international source book of automobile dependence in cities –, Colorado University Press, Colorado Google Scholar Magda L () Phasing out lead from gasoline: world-wide experiences and policy by: 8.

compilation of the Millennium Cities Database for the International Association of Public Transport Data source: Kenworthy, JR., Laube, FB., Newman, PWG., Barter, PA., Raab, T.

Poboon, C. and Benedicto, G.An international source book of automobile dependence in cities University Press of Colorado, Boulder, p Figure 1. Urban sprawl and smart growth.

Whether smart growth does or can reduce problems of automobile dependency associated with urban sprawl has been fiercely contested for several decades. The influential study in by Peter Newman and Jeff Kenworthy compared 32 cities across North America, Australia, Europe and Asia.

The study has been criticised for its methodology, but the main finding. Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation, Hiroshima University,Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima,Japan. An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities University Press of Colorado, Boulder, Google Scholar.

Senbil, M., Zhang, J., and Fujiwara, A. Causes of Energy Cited by: 9. By the way, the data collection work towards the dissertation was part of the team effort that became the book: An international sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, by Jeffrey Kenworthy and Felix Laube (with Peter Newman, Paul Barter, Tamim Raad, Chamlong Poboon and Benedicto Guia, Jr.

Cities and Automobile Dependence: A Sourcebook [Newman, Peter W.G., Kenworthy, Jeffrey R.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Cities and Automobile Dependence: A SourcebookCited by: Synopsis Our dependence on cars is a huge problem - one of the most difficult facing planners and city authorities as well as residents and commuters - but the authors of this work argue that it can be overcome and a new form of urban organization developed.

About the Author/5(4). An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, University Press of Colorado | | ISBN: | pages | File type: PDF | mb A large, reliable digest of urban data about land use, transportation, and energy use, An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities,provides government agencies, consulting firms.

Sustainability and Cities: Overcoming Automobile Dependence, Island Press, Washington DC. Newman P and Kenworthy J, ISBN An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities, –, Kenworthy J, Laube F and Newman P, Alma mater: UWA, Deft University.Based upon data in Jeffrey R.

Kenworthy, Felix B. Laube and others, An International Sourcebook of Automobile Dependence in Cities: and other sources. NOX=Nitrogen Oxides CO=Carbon Monoxide VOC=Volatile Organic Compounds (US Environmental Protection Agency Criteria Pollutants).