In The Company Of Cars

Author: Sarah Redshaw
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1317117786
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Driving as a Social and Cultural Practice Sarah Redshaw. Human. Factors. in.
Road. and. Rail. Transport. Series Editors Dr Lisa Dorn Director of the Driving
Research Group, Department of Human Factors, Cranfield University Dr Gerald
Matthews Professor of Psychology at the University of Cincinnati ... The human
and financial costs of vehicle accidents are increasing, with road traffic accidents
predicted to become the third largest cause of death and injury across the world
by 2020.

Traffic Safety And Human Behavior

Author: David Shinar
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 1787146332
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... and Santos (2002), Traffic Safety by Evans (2004), Handbook of Road Safety
Measures by Elvik and Vaa (2004), Human Factors of Transport Signs by Castro
and Horberry (2004), Human Factors in Traffic Safety by Dewar and Olson (2007)
, Traffic Safety and Human Behavior by Shinar (2007), The Multisensory Driver:
Implications for Ergonomic Car Interface Design by Ho and Spence (2008), In the
Company of Cars: Driving as a Social and Cultural Practice by Redshaw (2008),

Tod Und Leben Gro Er Amerikanischer St Dte

Author: Jane Jacobs
Publisher: Birkhäuser
ISBN: 3035602123
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In The Death and Life of Great American Cities durchleuchtet Jane Jacobs 1961 die fragwürdigen Methoden der Stadtplanung und Stadtsanierung in Amerika, der "New Yorker" nannte es das unkonventionellste und provozierendste Buch über ...

Clean Air

Author: National Society for Clean Air and Environmental Protection (Great Britain)
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Psychologists could doubtless advise the Royal Commission on the motives for
fast and dangerous driving, on why some people identify so personally with their
cars, and thus the reasons why any attempt to limit driver behaviour in the interest
of wider social goals is often perceived as an affront to personal freedom.
Changing social attitudes towards car use (and non-use) will be an important
factor influencing the demand for transport services. Several interests conspire to
portray the ...

Yearbook Of International Organizations 1988 89

Author: Union of International Associations Staff
Publisher: De Gruyter Saur
ISBN: 9783598221415
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I. B82418), International Road Safety Organisation (#BC2377). international
Road Transport Union (IRU, #BB2420), international Touring Alliance (rBB2636),
Permanent international Association of Road Congresses (PARC #CC3112). ...
and the development of route guidance systems to assist drivers in congested
traffic conditions, (v) Provision of adequate fixed-time parking facilities so that
each section of the urban area can fully fulfil its economic, social or cultural role,
special ...

Produce News

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Major producers and wholesalers like the Kirk Company, J. Hofert Company and
others put salesmen on the road, knocking on doors, looking for business. The
result changed the practice of mammoth rail shipments of trees to smaller
shipments. "The Christmas tree business now has a lot of direct shipments to
small retail lots," Iden explained. Rail transportation offers three different types
according to Iden, box car. refrigerated car and piggyback cars (also called "pigs"
). Pigs are good ...