New directions for bicycle and pedestrian planning education in the US

In the US the predominant transportation is the automobile. However, this dependence has resulted in un-balanced land use developments that increasingly support urban sprawl, cause traffic congestion, air pollution, and threaten the safety of the most unprotected users of urban environments, pedestrians.
Carlos J. L. Balsas
Routledge, part of the Taylor & Francis Group
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DOI: 10.1080/02697450220125113
Date Published:
February 2001
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