Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 8 of 8 items for :

  • "European Union" x
  • Transportation Studies x
  • All content x
Clear All
Restricted access

Harry Oosterhuis

After the Second World War, the bicycle was surpassed by the car as the dominant mode of individual transportation in most Western countries. Since the 1970s, however, bicycle use has again gained some support both from the general public and from governments. In the last two decades national governments and cities throughout the Western world, from Norway to Australia and the United States to Germany, as well as the European Union, have launched policy statements and programs aimed at promoting cycling. Policy documents show much optimism about the possibilities to increase the bike’s modal share in transport by means of infrastructural and social engineering. These policy plans have enhanced social scientific and traffic engineering research into bicycle use and its facilitation.

Restricted access

Kathleen Frazer Oswald

enable social sorting akin to tiered Internet service; 21 it could also enable remote stopping, a feature that a leaked 2014 European Network of Law Enforcement Technologies document proves the European Union Police are interested in. 22 Such

Restricted access

Tristan Josephson, Marcin B. Stanek, Tallie Ben Daniel, Jeremy Ash, Liz Millward, Caroline Luce, Regine Buschauer, Amanda K. Phillips, and Javier Caletrío

immediate postwar period, and each of the subsequent chapters proceeds across the late twentieth century to the 1992 Treaty of Maastricht, which created the European Union. Chapter 1 looks at the youth hosteling movement, specifically the role of the

Full access

Weiqiang Lin

of society had repeatedly tested positive for the virus because of their—or their contacts’—itinerancy. 15 Similarly, when the Trump administration banned travel from the European Union (EU) on 13 March, the measure had attracted an inordinate amount

Restricted access

Emma Terama, Juha Peltomaa, Catarina Rolim, and Patrícia Baptista

://mobilitylab.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Why-Should-Local-Governments-Care-About-Carsharing-Sept-2013.pdf . 13 Eurostat, Energy, Transport and Environment Indicators: 2015 Edition (Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2015). 14 European Commission, Action Plan

Restricted access

Alessandro Jedlowski

Marie Curie/Cofund postdoctoral fellowship funded by the European Union and the University of Liege and the author wishes to thank these institutions for their kind and generous support. To the Nigerian couple that inspired this article, warm thanks for

Restricted access

Target Practice

The Algorithmics and Biopolitics of Race in Emerging Smart Border Practices and Technologies

Tamara Vukov

bodily traits, this set of technologies ranges from the digital fingerprints that make up the European Union’s Eurodac database, which seeks to prevent “asylum shopping” by tracking asylum seekers’ movements, to the DNA testing imposed on migrant families

Restricted access

Raili Nugin

each year, around three thousand young people (0.9 percent of the age group seven to twenty-six) move from rural to urban areas. However, young people also leave Estonia, looking for better employment opportunities in other European Union countries. In