Download e-book for kindle: The Car-dependent Society: A European Perspective (Transport by Hans Jeekel

By Hans Jeekel

automobiles are crucial in sleek Western societies. a few even say that our glossy existence could were most unlikely with no vehicles. The dependency of Western societies on our vehicles is a different scenario in background, yet doesn't get a lot recognition; motor vehicle use is obvious as only a basic state of affairs. The inhabitants at huge is aware the dangers, is aware the dangers, stories the benefits and retains riding. utilizing info from Western Europe, this ebook examines 3 key topics: common automobile use, automobile dependence, and the way forward for passenger automobile mobility in societies. In end, in glossy Western danger societies, extra consciousness has to be paid to vehicle dependence, its using forces, its merits, its difficulties and demanding situations for the future.

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