skip to content
Transportation in a climate-constrained world Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Transportation in a climate-constrained world

Author: Andreas Schäfer
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

A discussion of the opportunities and challenges involved mitigating greenhouse gas emissions from passenger travel.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andreas Schäfer
ISBN: 9780262012676 0262012677 9780262512343 0262512343
OCLC Number: 248538570
Description: xiii, 340 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : from local impacts to global change --
The global demand for passenger travel --
Greenhouse gas emission implications of travel demand --
Road vehicle technology --
Aircraft technology --
Alternative transportation fuels --
Policy measures for greenhouse gas mitigation --
Future prospects and policy choices.
Responsibility: Andreas Schäfer [and others].
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Andreas Schafer and his colleagues provide a clear and concise overview of the role that transportation plays in creating some of the global environmental challenges confronting us and look at the Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/248538570> # Transportation in a climate-constrained world
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "248538570" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Place/cambridge_mass> ; # Cambridge, Mass.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/verkehr> ; # Verkehr
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/transportation_and_state> ; # Transportation and state
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/greenhouse_gas_mitigation> ; # Greenhouse gas mitigation
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/effets_sur_l_environnement> ; # Effets sur l'environnement
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/transport> ; # Transport
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009120722> ; # Combustion gases--Environmental aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/pollution_de_l_air> ; # Pollution de l'air
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/qualite_de_l_air> ; # Qualité de l'air
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/controle_d_emission> ; # Contrôle d'émission
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/transportation_environmental_aspects> ; # Transportation--Environmental aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/transports> ; # Transports
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/363.731/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/combustion_gases_environmental_aspects> ; # Combustion gases--Environmental aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/carburants> ; # Carburants
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/previsions> ; # Prévisions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/umweltbelastung> ; # Umweltbelastung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/air_quality_management> ; # Air quality management
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/120190687> ; # Andreas Schäfer
    schema:copyrightYear "2009" ;
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "Introduction : from local impacts to global change -- The global demand for passenger travel -- Greenhouse gas emission implications of travel demand -- Road vehicle technology -- Aircraft technology -- Alternative transportation fuels -- Policy measures for greenhouse gas mitigation -- Future prospects and policy choices."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/865007946> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Transportation in a climate-constrained world"@en ;
    schema:productID "248538570" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/248538570#PublicationEvent/cambridge_mass_mit_press_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Agent/mit_press> ; # MIT Press
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0827/2008039613.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262012676> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262512343> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA917128> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/248538570> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Place/cambridge_mass> # Cambridge, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge, Mass." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/air_quality_management> # Air quality management
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Air quality management"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/combustion_gases_environmental_aspects> # Combustion gases--Environmental aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Combustion gases--Environmental aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/controle_d_emission> # Contrôle d'émission
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Contrôle d'émission"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/effets_sur_l_environnement> # Effets sur l'environnement
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Effets sur l'environnement"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/greenhouse_gas_mitigation> # Greenhouse gas mitigation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Greenhouse gas mitigation"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/pollution_de_l_air> # Pollution de l'air
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pollution de l'air"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/qualite_de_l_air> # Qualité de l'air
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Qualité de l'air"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865007946#Topic/transportation_and_state> # Transportation and state
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Transportation and state"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009120722> # Combustion gases--Environmental aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Combustion gases--Environmental aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/120190687> # Andreas Schäfer
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1962" ;
    schema:familyName "Schäfer" ;
    schema:givenName "Andreas" ;
    schema:name "Andreas Schäfer" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262012676>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0262012677" ;
    schema:isbn "9780262012676" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780262512343>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0262512343" ;
    schema:isbn "9780262512343" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.