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The transportation experience : policy, planning, and deployment

Author: William L Garrison; David M Levinson
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While much of the transportation systems in Europe and the United States are mature (if not senescent), the rest of the world is still planning, developing, and deploying new systems. The accomplishments and mistakes of places like the United Kingdom and the United States, then, can teach us lessons that may be applied to places where transportation remains nascent or adolescent. "The Transportation Experience"  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Garrison, William Louis, 1924-
Transportation experience.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2003028117
(OCoLC)54001354
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William L Garrison; David M Levinson
ISBN: 9780195346732 0195346734 1423761812 9781423761815 0195172507 9780195172508 0195172515 9780195172515 1280428074 9781280428074 9781602565005 1602565007 9786610428076 6610428077
OCLC Number: 65185770
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 457 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Contents; Part I: Overview: Looking Around; Part II: Life Cycle of the Railroads: Looking Back for Lessons from the Railroad Experience; Part III: The Modal Experiences: Looking Back and Looking Around; Part IV: Complementary Experiences: Perspectives on Inputs and Outputs; Part V: The Creating Experiences; Part VI: Conclusion; Afterword; Appendix: Adam Smith, Wealth of Nations, Chapter 3; Notes; References; Index.
Responsibility: William L. Garrison and David M. Levinson.

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Seeks to understand the genesis of transportation policy in America and the UK, along with the roles that this policy plays as systems are innovated, deployed, and reach maturity, and how policies  Read more...

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