Moving people, goods and information in the 21st century : urban technology, the new economy and cutting-edge infrastructures (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Moving people, goods and information in the 21st century : urban technology, the new economy and cutting-edge infrastructures

Author: Richard E Hanley
Publisher: London : Spon, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This book explores all the issues behind the creation of new infrastructures and examines the effects they will have on the shape of the cities in the twenty-first century.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard E Hanley
ISBN: 0415281210 9780415281218 0415281202 9780415281201
OCLC Number: 972848454
Description: 256 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part 1. Introduction 1. Metropolitan Areas as Global Crossroads: Moving People, Goods, and Information in the International Economy Part 2. Cutting-Edge Infrastructures of Movement 2. Intelligent Transportation Systems: Creating Operational, Institutional, and Workforce Changes in the United States 3. Integrated Infrastructures for Moving Goods in the Digital Age 4. Ports as They Will Be: Designs for the Twenty-First Century 5. Moving Information in the Twenty-First Century Part 3. Decision Making 6. Financing New Infrastructures in the U.K.: Public/Private Partnerships and Private Finance Initiatives 7. An Exchange on Building U.S. Road Capacity 8. How Decisions Are Made: An Interview with Albert Appleton on Changing Minds about an Urban Expressway 9. China's Information Technology Infrastructure: Who Built It Part 4. Social and Environmental Issues 11. Social and Environmental Dimensions of Cutting-Edge Infrastructures 12. Integrating Urban Infrastructures of Movement: A Vision of Sustainability 13. Constructing Premium Network Spaces: Reflections on Infrastructure Networks and Contemporary Urban Development 14. The Infrastructure Workforce: Issues and Challenges for Policy Makers. Part 5. A Focus City: Moving People, Goods, and Information in Singapore 15. Roads and Rails: Electronic Road Pricing and the Rapid Transport Network 16. Singapore and the Sea: International Trade and the City-State 17. Singapore's Intelligent Corridors: A Model for Planning and Locating the Movement of Information and Knowledge.
Responsibility: edited by Richard E. Hanley.

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