Urban Public Transportation Systems: Ensuring Sustainability Through Mass Transit. Proceedings of the Second International Conference, April 14-18, 2002, Alexandria, Virginia, USA

The Second International Conference on Urban Public Transportation Systems was held in Alexandria, Virginia on April 14-18, 2002. The theme of the conference was ensuring sustainability through mass transit. This document contains the proceedings of the conference, and it presents 46 papers from 12 countries. The papers generally covered one or more of the following three topics: (1) socioeconomic characteristics, land use, and travel patterns of the city; (2) the existing urban transportation system, its operations in the city and its use by the people; and (3) issues of sustainability related to the city's public transit system.


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  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; Maps; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 520p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01002601
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0784407177
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 26 2005 2:10PM