Bicycling for Transportation

Bicycling for Transportation examines the individual and societal factors of active transportation and biking behavior. The book uses an Interdisciplinary approach to provide a comprehensive overview of bicycling for transportation research. It examines the variability in biking participation among different demographic groups and the multiple levels of influence on biking to better inform researchers and practitioners on the effective use of community resources, programming and policymaking. It is an ideal resource for public health professionals trying to encourage physical activity through biking. In addition, it makes the case for new infrastructure that supports these initiatives. Provides evidence-based insights on cost-effective interventions for improving biking participation Includes numerous case studies and best practices that highlight multi-level approaches in a variety of settings Explores individual and social factors related to biking behavior, such as race, gender and self-efficacy

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  • Author : Melissa Bopp
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 246 pages
  • ISBN : 0128126434
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Bicycling for Transportation

Bicycling for Transportation
  • Author : Melissa Bopp,Dangaia Sims,Daniel Piatkowski
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 16 April 2018
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Bicycling for Transportation examines the individual and societal factors of active transportation and biking behavior. The book uses an Interdisciplinary approach to provide a comprehensive overview of bicycling for transportation research. It examines the variability in biking participation among different demographic groups and the multiple levels of influence on biking to better inform researchers and practitioners on the effective use of community resources, programming and policymaking. It is an ideal resource for public health professionals trying to encourage physical activity

Everyday Bicycling

Everyday Bicycling
  • Author : Elly Blue
  • Publisher : Microcosm Publishing
  • Release : 20 July 2015
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Everyday Bicycling is your guide to everything you need to know to get started riding a bicycle for transportation. Elly Blue introduces you to the basics, including street smarts, bike shopping, dressing professionally, carrying everything from groceries to furniture, riding with children, and riding in all weather. With its positive, practical approach, this book is perfect for anyone who has ever dreamed of getting around by bike. The new edition also includes information on bicycling with pets, using bike share,

Bicycle Transportation

Bicycle Transportation
  • Author : John Forester
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 01 August 1994
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This new edition of John Forester's handbook for transportation policy makers and bicycling advocates has been completely rewritten to reflect changes of the last decade. It includes new chapters on European bikeway engineering, city planning, integration with mass transit and long-distance carriers, "traffic calming," and the art of encouraging private-sector support for bicycle commuting.A professional engineer and an avid bicyclist, John Forester combined those interests in founding the discipline of cycling transportation engineering, which regards bicycling as a form

City Cycling

City Cycling
  • Author : John Pucher,Ralph Buehler
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 19 October 2012
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A guide to today's urban cycling renaissance, with information on cycling's health benefits, safety, bikes and bike equipment, bike lanes, bike sharing, and other topics. Bicycling in cities is booming, for many reasons: health and environmental benefits, time and cost savings, more and better bike lanes and paths, innovative bike sharing programs, and the sheer fun of riding. City Cycling offers a guide to this urban cycling renaissance, with the goal of promoting cycling as sustainable urban transportation available to

Everyday Bicycling

Everyday Bicycling
  • Author : Elly Blue
  • Publisher : Microcosm Publishing
  • Release : 20 July 2015
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Everyday Bicycling is your guide to everything you need to know to get started riding a bicycle for transportation. Elly Blue introduces you to the basics, including street smarts, bike shopping, dressing professionally, carrying everything from groceries to furniture, riding with children, and riding in all weather. With its positive, practical approach, this book is perfect for anyone who has ever dreamed of getting around by bike. The new edition also includes information on bicycling with pets, using bike share,

Perspectives on Seattle Women's Decisions to Bike for Transportation

Perspectives on Seattle Women's Decisions to Bike for Transportation
  • Author : Anne Broache
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 August 2021
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A tangle of health, quality-of-life, environmental, and economic concerns has prompted Seattle and other major US cities to pursue strategies that encourage more trips by foot, bike, and transit. Yet increasing bicycling rates remains a distinct challenge, as evidenced by the extremely low share of Americans---especially women---who choose the two-wheeled mode for their everyday journeys. Even in Seattle, which has earned accolades for bike-friendliness, men compose more than 70 percent of bike commuters. An understudied research area lies in determining why

Bicycle / Race

Bicycle / Race
  • Author : Adonia E. Lugo
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 August 2021
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"A study of the U.S. bicycle transportation movement against a backdrop of racism and history in Los Angeles and Washington, DC"--

Divorce Your Car!

Divorce Your Car!
  • Author : Katie Alvord,Katharine T. Alvord
  • Publisher : Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Publishers
  • Release : 01 August 2021
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The ultimate guide to liberating ourselves from our addiction to cars.

Everyday Bicycling

Everyday Bicycling
  • Author : Elly Blue
  • Publisher : Microcosm Publishing
  • Release : 29 November 2014
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Everyday Bicycling is a guide to everything you need to know to get started riding a bicycle for transportation. Elly Blue introduces you to the basics, including street smarts, bike shopping, dressing professionally, carrying everything from groceries to children to furniture, and riding in all weather. With its positive, practical approach, this book is perfect for anyone who has ever dreamed of riding a bicycle for transportation.

Creating Bicycle-friendly Cities

Creating Bicycle-friendly Cities
  • Author : Cody Bird
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 August 2021
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This report examines the use of bicycling as a transportation alternative to the personal automobile in the United States. It begins with a review of historical trends that caused Americans to move away from bicycling for transportation and choosing to adopt automobiles as the primary mode of transportation. A review of articles, reports, and studies is used to consider the benefits connected with utilitarian cycling and electing to bicycle for transportation. The report focuses on three prominent barriers that affect

Bikenomics

Bikenomics
  • Author : Elly Blue
  • Publisher : Microcosm Publishing
  • Release : 29 November 2014
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Bikenomics provides a surprising and compelling new perspective on the way we get around and on how we spend our money, as families and as a society. The book starts with a look at Americans' real transportation costs, and moves on to examine the current civic costs of our transportation system. Blue tells the stories of people, businesses, organizations, and cities who are investing in two-wheeled transportation. The multifaceted North American bicycle movement is revealed, with its contradictions, challenges, successes,

One Less Car

One Less Car
  • Author : Zack Furness
  • Publisher : Temple University Press
  • Release : 12 March 2010
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The power of the bicycle to impact mobility, technology, urban space and everyday life.

Urban Bikeway Design Guide, Second Edition

Urban Bikeway Design Guide, Second Edition
  • Author : National Association of City Transportation Officials
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release : 24 March 2014
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NACTO's Urban Bikeway Design Guide quickly emerged as the preeminent resource for designing safe, protected bikeways in cities across the United States. It has been completely re-designed with an even more accessible layout. The Guide offers updated graphic profiles for all of its bicycle facilities, a subsection on bicycle boulevard planning and design, and a survey of materials used for green color in bikeways. The Guide continues to build upon the fast-changing state of the practice at the local level.