Public Transport: Its Planning, Management, and Operation / Edition 4

Public Transport: Its Planning, Management, and Operation / Edition 4

by Peter R. White
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415257727

ISBN-13: 9780415257725

Pub. Date: 12/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Widened in scope and completely updated, this new edtiion of a well-established textbook provides an authoritative introduction to all modes of public transport; from taxis and local buses to intercity rail, domestic air and express coaches.  See more details below

Overview

Widened in scope and completely updated, this new edtiion of a well-established textbook provides an authoritative introduction to all modes of public transport; from taxis and local buses to intercity rail, domestic air and express coaches.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415257725
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Series:
Natural and Built Environment Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
1Organization and control of transport in the British Isles1
2The role of public transport17
3The technology of bus and coach systems40
4Urban railways and rapid transit systems62
5Network planning80
6Costing and cost allocation methods101
7Pricing theory and practice114
8Rural public transport139
9Intercity public transport155
10Current policy issues in Britain180
11Policy in the long run196
Index209

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