By Julie Cidell,David Prytherch
The modern city event is outlined via movement and dependent through circulating humans, gadgets, and effort. Geographers have lengthy supplied key insights into transportation platforms. yet this present day, matters for social justice and sustainability inspire new, severe methods to mobilities. Reimagining the town activates an incredible query: How top to reconsider city geographies of delivery and mobility? This unique e-book explores connections – in thought and perform – among delivery geographies and "new mobilities" within the construction of city house. It offers a large advent to intersecting views of city geography, shipping geography, and mobilities experiences on city "places of flows." varied, overseas, and modern contributions reinterpret daily intersections as nodes, city corridors as hyperlinks, towns and areas as networks, and the discourses and imaginaries that body the politics and stories of mobility. The chapters light up approximately all facets of city delivery, from highway rules and roadway making plans, meant and "subversive" practices of auto and truck drivers, making plans and advertising of mass transit investments, and the restructuring of freight and logistics networks. jointly those supply a special and critical contribution for social scientists, planners, and others attracted to the politics of the town at the move.
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Transport, Mobility, and the Production of Urban Space (Routledge Studies in Human Geography) by Julie Cidell,David Prytherch