A Mobile Century?: Changes in Everyday Mobility in Britain by Colin G. Pooley,Jean Turnbull,Mags Adams

By Colin G. Pooley,Jean Turnbull,Mags Adams

for many humans within the constructed international, the power to commute freely every day is nearly taken with no consideration. even though there's a huge quantity of literature on modern mobility and linked delivery difficulties, there aren't any complete stories of the ways that those developments have replaced through the years. This ebook offers an in depth empirical research of mobility switch in Britain over the 20 th century. starting with an explanatory theoretical review, environment the united kingdom case reports inside of a global context, the ebook then analyses adjustments within the trip to college, the adventure to paintings, and vacationing for excitement. It additionally appears to be like on the ways that alterations in mobility have interacted with alterations within the relatives existence cycle and assesses the impression of latest shipping applied sciences on daily mobility. It concludes by means of studying the results of previous mobility switch for modern shipping policy.

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