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The role of walking and cycling in reducing the impacts of climate change

Abstract:

Purpose – To examine the potential for switching short trips in urban areas from cars to walking and cycling, and the possible contribution, this could make to a reduction in transport-related greenhouse gas emissions.

Methods – Case studies in four urban areas combining a questionnaire survey, interviews with households and during journeys and in-depth ethnographies of everyday travel.

Findings – The barriers to an increase in walking and cycling in British urban areas are ...

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Publisher:
Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Host title:
Transport and Climate Change
Pages:
175-195
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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ISSN:
2044-9941
ISBN:
9781780524405
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uuid:e7053b83-ec06-4a79-a70a-000955bb2a32
Local pid:
tsu:10081
Deposit date:
2014-11-25

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