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Transport planning in developing countries

PTRC Summer Meeting. (9th 1981 University of Warwick).

Transport planning in developing countries

proceedings of seminar G held at the PTRC Summer Annual Meeting, University of Warwick, England, from 13-16 July 1981.

by PTRC Summer Meeting. (9th 1981 University of Warwick).

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Published by PTRC in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsPlanning and Transport Research and Computation (International) Co., Seminar on Transport Planning in Developing Countries (1981 : University of Warwick)
The Physical Object
Pagination164p. :
Number of Pages164
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Open LibraryOL20241187M
ISBN 100860500896

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Quality of life may, therefore, provide a more useful means through which transport professionals can address health promotion issues. the book and suggesting ideas, especially about land use planning. I would also like to extend thanks to Christopher Bird for his sugges-tions about the railways and to James Gachihi for his help in the chapter on developing countries.

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