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Problems of urban passenger transport

Clifford Henry Sharp

Problems of urban passenger transport

with special reference to Leicester

by Clifford Henry Sharp

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Published by Leicester U.P. in Leicester .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Leicester (Leicestershire),
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Bus lines -- England -- Leicester (Leicestershire),
    • Transportation, Automotive -- Great Britain.,
    • Local transit -- England -- Leicester (Leicestershire)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statement[by] Clifford Sharp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE5664.L4 S5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination118 p.
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5645254M
      ISBN 100718510747
      LC Control Number68079277
      OCLC/WorldCa356749

      It is the purpose of this study, by integrating many different but relevant pieces of information, to help focus and expedite more congent discussions of urban transportation alternatives. In broadest context, an integrated set of data is presented on the forces that affect the demand for and supply of urban transportation services in order to provide a more rational context for decision. China’s Public Transportation: Problems, Policies and Future Prospective to Sustainability Article (PDF Available) May w Reads How we measure 'reads'.

      CHAPTER 8 / PASSENGER TRANSPORT PAGE In the passenger rail sector, service capacity is under pressure due to aging rolling stock and infrastructure. Infrastructure capacity is also negatively affected by a lack of good maintenance practices and upgrades to lines and signal systems. Notes on Urbanization, their problems and their remedies. Concept of urbanization and its impact. Childe's ten characteristics of an urban civilization. Major causes of urbanization. Problems due to rapid rate of urbanization. Remedy to fix issues of urbanization in India. Possible remedy for the urbanization issues and problems at global level.

        A highly successful text and professional resource, this classic work is now in a fully revised and restructured third edition. Leading geographers and urban planners present the foundational concepts and methodological tools that readers need to understand and engage with today's pressing policy issues. Covered are such key topics as passenger and freight dynamics in the American /5(2). Fundamentals of Transportation. Fundamentals of Transportation 2 Fundamentals of Transportation While the “transportation problem” is often posed in terms of freight and passenger, and urban and inter-city. Passenger transportation is divided in public (or mass) transit (bus, rail, commercial air) and private transportation (car.


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