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Author Kliučininkas, Linas.

Title Towards sustainable urban transportation : environmental dimension / Linas Kliučininkas
Published Frankfurt, Germany ; New York : Peter Lang, ©2012
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Description 1 online resource (225 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents The challenges of urban transportation -- Environmental impacts of road transportation -- Monitoring and modelling urban environmental quality -- Managing urban transportation -- Tools for urban transportation management -- Current state and future visions
Summary The monograph addresses environmental problems, assessment methods and remedial measures related to the management of urban transportation. The book comprises description of current state and future developments towards sustainable urban transportation. The assessment of transport-induced urban environmental quality covers the whole process from the collection of raw data, the storage and retrieval of this data for computation/modelling, to the presentation of information. Special attention is given to the strategies, policies, as well as economic instruments which support decisions for sustainable environmental management. The book also includes case studies providing practical examples of respective environmental issues
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Sustainable development.
Urban transportation -- Environmental aspects.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3653013496 (electronic bk)
9783653013498 (electronic bk)