3 edition of Traffic, transportation and urban planning. found in the catalog.
|Series||International forum series|
|Contributions||Hakkert, A. S.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||256|
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Ashish Verma holds a Ph.D. from IIT Bombay and is currently serving as an assistant professor of transportation engineering at the Department of Civil Engineer and the Center for Infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation, and Urban Planning (CiSTUP) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India.
He has authored more than 70 research publications in the. In his book Towns Against Traffic, the iconoclastic British planner Stephen Plowden wrote that when it comes to transportation planning our eyes and our attention are drawn to.
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Get this from a library. Traffic, transportation and urban planning: edited versions of papers originally presented at an international conference in Tel Aviv of the Institute of Transportation Engineers, the Association of Engineers and Architects and the International Technical Cooperation Centre.
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