Megacity Mobility Culture

How Cities Move on in a Diverse World

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ISBN: 978-3-642-34734-4 (Print) 978-3-642-34735-1 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

  2. Setting the Context

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-21

      Trends and Challenges: Global Urbanisation and Urban Mobility

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      Pages 23-54

      The Diversity of Megacities Worldwide: Challenges for the Future of Mobility

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      Pages 55-64

      The Reader’s Guide to Mobility Culture

  3. Stories from the Megacity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

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      Pages 67-87

      Ahmedabad: Leapfrogging from Medieval to Modern Mobility

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      Pages 89-106

      Beijing: Transition to a Transit City

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      Pages 107-126

      Gauteng: Paratransit—Perpetual Pain or Potent Potential?

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      Pages 127-148

      São Paulo: Distinct Worlds Within a Single Metropolis

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      Pages 149-160

      Atlanta: Scarcity and Abundance

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      Pages 161-183

      Los Angeles: A Transit Metropolis in the Making?

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      Pages 185-206

      Berlin: After the Growth: Planning Mobility Culture in an Environment of Dynamic Stagnation

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      Pages 207-222

      London: Culture, Fashion, and the Electric Vehicle

  4. Perspectives for Megacities on the Move

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-223

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      Pages 225-242

      Singapore’s Mobility Model: Time for an Update?

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      Pages 243-258

      Perspectives on Mobility Cultures in Megacities

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 259-276