Cycling Futures: From Research into Practice by Regine Gerike,John Parkin

By Regine Gerike,John Parkin

Pointing the best way to the way forward for study and improvement with regards to biking as a method of delivery, this ebook investigates many of the major contemporary advancements within the know-how, provision for, and absorb of biking in a number of components of the area. Tensions on the center of the character of biking stay: at the one hand biking is usually seen as being a dicy job, whereas nonetheless it really is visible as being a manner of permitting populations to reside fitter lives. Reviewing this dichotomy, the authors during this ebook give some thought to the ways in which biking is deliberate and promoted. this is often performed partially on the subject of those problems with danger and overall healthiness, but additionally from the wider viewpoint of behavioural reaction to the altering nature of biking. a bit on methodologies can also be incorporated which outlines the present state-of-the artwork and issues the way to destiny research.

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