Healthy, Equitable Transportation Policy Recommendations and Research

This report contains eight chapters, describing the impact our transportation choices have on health. The chapters were written by various experts in the field. The table of contents is as follows: Chapter 1. Health Effects of Transportation Policy, by Judith Bell and Larry Cohen; Chapter 2. Transportation Authorization 101: A Backgrounder, by Susan Polan, Tracy Kolian, and Shireen Malekafzali; Chapter 3. Public Transportation and Health, by Todd Litman; Chapter 4. Walking, Bicycling, and Health, by Susan Handy; Chapter 5. Roadways and Health: Making the Case for Collaboration, by Catherine L. Ross; Chapter 6. Breaking Down Silos: Transportation, Economic Development, and Health, by Todd Swanstrom; Chapter 7. Sustainable Food Systems: Perspectives on Transportation Policy, by Kami Pothukuchi and Richard Wallace; Chapter 8. Traffic Injury Prevention: A 21st-Century Approach, by Larry Cohen, Leslie Mikkelsen and Janani Srikantharajah.


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  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 188p

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  • Accession Number: 01142908
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 27 2009 4:43PM