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Transport and climate change /​ edited by Tim Ryley, Lee Chapman.

Contributor(s): Ryley, Tim | Chapman, Lee, 1977-.
Series: Transport and sustainability, 2.Publisher: London : Emerald, 2012Description: xi, 396 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781780524405 (hardback) .Subject(s): Climatic changes -- Economic aspects | Transportation | Transportation and state | Transportation -- Environmental aspectsDDC classification: 388.4 TRA
Contents:
ch. 1 Introduction /​ Lee Chapman ch. 2 Managing The Future: Models, Scenarios And The Control Of Uncertainty /​ Robert Dingwall ch. 3 An International Dimension: Aviation /​ Tim Ryley ch. 4 An International Dimension: Shipping /​ Kevin Cullinane ch. 5 The Impacts Of Climate Change On National Road And Rail Networks /​ Lee Chapman ch. 6 The Impacts Of Climate Change On The National Freight Sector /​ David Jaroszweski ch. 7 The Role Of Walking And Cycling In Reducing The Impacts Of Climate Change /​ Caroline Mullen ch. 8 A Policy Perspective On Transport And Climate Change Issues /​ Charlotte Kelly ch. 9 An Economic Perspective: The Cost-Effectiveness Of Carbon Reduction Measures In Transport /​ Alberto M. Zanni ch. 10 A Behavioural Perspective On The Relationship Between Transport And Climate Change /​ Tim Ryley ch. 11 Transport And Climate Change Policy In The United Kingdom: A Social Justice Perspective /​ Kate Pangbourne Contents note continued: ch. 12 The Role Of Information In Reducing The Impacts Of Climate Change For Transport Applications /​ Glenn Lyons ch. 13 Thinking Strategically: Pathways Towards Low-Carbon Transport /​ David Banister ch. 14 Conclusions /​ Tim Ryley.
Summary: This topical volume covers the intersection between transport and climate change, with papers from the 'Transport & Climate Change' session of the RGS-IBG conference in London, September 2010. It considers the role of transport modes at varying spatial dimensions and a range of perspectives on the relationship between transport and climate change.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

ch. 1 Introduction /​ Lee Chapman
ch. 2 Managing The Future: Models, Scenarios And The Control Of Uncertainty /​ Robert Dingwall
ch. 3 An International Dimension: Aviation /​ Tim Ryley
ch. 4 An International Dimension: Shipping /​ Kevin Cullinane
ch. 5 The Impacts Of Climate Change On National Road And Rail Networks /​ Lee Chapman
ch. 6 The Impacts Of Climate Change On The National Freight Sector /​ David Jaroszweski
ch. 7 The Role Of Walking And Cycling In Reducing The Impacts Of Climate Change /​ Caroline Mullen
ch. 8 A Policy Perspective On Transport And Climate Change Issues /​ Charlotte Kelly
ch. 9 An Economic Perspective: The Cost-Effectiveness Of Carbon Reduction Measures In Transport /​ Alberto M. Zanni
ch. 10 A Behavioural Perspective On The Relationship Between Transport And Climate Change /​ Tim Ryley
ch. 11 Transport And Climate Change Policy In The United Kingdom: A Social Justice Perspective /​ Kate Pangbourne
Contents note continued: ch. 12 The Role Of Information In Reducing The Impacts Of Climate Change For Transport Applications /​ Glenn Lyons
ch. 13 Thinking Strategically: Pathways Towards Low-Carbon Transport /​ David Banister
ch. 14 Conclusions /​ Tim Ryley.

This topical volume covers the intersection between transport and climate change, with papers from the 'Transport & Climate Change' session of the RGS-IBG conference in London, September 2010. It considers the role of transport modes at varying spatial dimensions and a range of perspectives on the relationship between transport and climate change.

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