Transportation and Children s Well Being

Written By Owen Waygood
Transportation and Children s Well Being
  • Publsiher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 October 2019
  • ISBN : 012814694X
  • Pages : 396 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Transportation and Children s Well Being written by Owen Waygood which was release on 01 October 2019, this book published by Unknown. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Transportation and Children's Well-Being applies an ecological approach, examining the social, psychological and physical impacts transport has on children at the individual and community level. Drawing on the latest multidisciplinary research in transport, behavior, policy, the built environment and sustainability, the book explains the pathways and mechanisms by which transport affects the different domains of children's travel. Further, the book identifies the influences of transportation with respect to several domains of well-being, highlighting the influences of residential location on travel by different modes and its impact on the long-term choices families make. The book concludes with proposed evidence-based solutions using real-world examples that support positive influences on well-being and eliminate or reduce negative solutions. Brings disparate child transportation material together in one clearly defined narrative Illustrates evidence using a range of examples from Europe, North America and Asia Includes new research developments on the intrinsic aspects of access and externalities

Transportation and Children s Well Being

Transportation and Children s Well Being
  • Author : Owen Waygood,Margareta Friman,Raktim Mitra,Lars Olsson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-10
  • Total pages : 396
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Transportation and Children's Well-Being applies an ecological approach, examining the social, psychological and physical impacts transport has on children at the individual and community level. Drawing on the latest multidisciplinary research in transport, behavior, policy, the built environment and sustainability, the book explains the pathways and mechanisms by which transport ...

Transport and Children s Wellbeing

Transport and Children   s Wellbeing
  • Author : Owen Waygood,Margareta Friman,Lars Olsson,Raktim Mitra
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-10-29
  • Total pages : 396
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Transportation and Children’s Well-Being applies an ecological approach, examining the social, psychological and physical impacts transport has on children at the individual and community level. Drawing on the latest multidisciplinary research in transport, behavior, policy, the built environment and sustainability, the book explains the pathways and mechanisms by which ...

Social Issues in Transport Planning

Social Issues in Transport Planning
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-09-11
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Advances in Transport Policy and Planning assesses both successful and unsuccessful practices and policies from around the world on the topic. Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors Presents the latest release in the Advances in Transport Policy and Planning series...

Children s Health and Wellbeing in Urban Environments

Children   s Health and Wellbeing in Urban Environments
  • Author : Christina R. Ergler,Robin Kearns,Karen Witten
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2017-07-06
  • Total pages : 258
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : How children experience, negotiate and connect with or resist their surroundings impacts on their health and wellbeing. In cities, various aspects of the physical and social environment can affect children’s wellbeing. This edited collection brings together different accounts and experiences of children’s health and wellbeing in urban environments ...

Quality of Life and Daily Travel

Quality of Life and Daily Travel
  • Author : Margareta Friman,Dick Ettema,Lars E. Olsson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-04-11
  • Total pages : 265
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : This volume analyses the relevance of daily travel in the quality of life of individuals. It provides a broad understanding of the links between life satisfaction, well-being and travel, the importance of commuting, and different evaluations and measures to assess the experience of commuting and quality of life. Chapters in ...

Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation
  • Author : Hilde G. Nielsen
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2021-01-20
  • Total pages : 102
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Outdoor recreation refers to recreation/activity executed outdoors, most commonly in natural settings. At least in many high-income countries, outdoor recreation is by many considered as an attractive activity during spare time or holidays. People actively seek out activities such as walking in the mountains, climbing, hunting, horseback riding, skiing, ...

Textbook of Children s Environmental Health

Textbook of Children s Environmental Health
  • Author : Philip J. Landrigan,Ruth A. Etzel
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-11-15
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Over the past four decades, the prevalence of autism, asthma, ADHD, obesity, diabetes, and birth defects have grown substantially among children around the world. Not coincidentally, more than 80,000 new chemicals have been developed and released into the global environment during this same period. Today the World Health Organization attributes 36% of ...

Planning After Petroleum

Planning After Petroleum
  • Author : Jago Dodson,Neil Sipe,Anitra Nelson
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : The past decade has been one of the most volatile periods in global petroleum markets in living memory, and future oil supply security and price levels remain highly uncertain. This poses many questions for the professional activities of planners and urbanists because contemporary cities are highly dependent on petroleum as ...

Global Childhoods in International Perspective Universality Diversity and Inequalities

Global Childhoods in International Perspective  Universality  Diversity and Inequalities
  • Author : Claudio Baraldi,Lucia Rabello De Castro
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2020-02-10
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Global Childhoods in International Perspective gathers a wide spectrum of contributors from Europe, the U.S., South Asia, South Africa and Latin America, who, attuned with present dilemmas in the area of childhood studies, discuss some key theoretical and empirical aspects of child scholarship, such as identity, child wellbeing, child ...

Recherche en mati re d conomie des transports

Recherche en mati  re d   conomie des transports
  • Author : European Conference of Ministers of Transport. Documentation Centre
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Download or read online Recherche en mati re d conomie des transports written by European Conference of Ministers of Transport. Documentation Centre, published by which was released on 1998. Get Recherche en mati re d conomie des transports Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Economics of Social Determinants of Health and Health Inequalities

The Economics of Social Determinants of Health and Health Inequalities
  • Author : World Health Organization
  • Publisher : World Health Organization
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 124
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : "This resource book discusses the economic arguments that could (and could not) be put forth to support the case for investing in the social determinants of health on average and in the reduction in socially determined health inequalities. It provides an overview and introduction into how economists would approach the ...

Rethinking Development

Rethinking Development
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Download or read online Rethinking Development written by , published by which was released on 2007. Get Rethinking Development Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Children s Active Transportation

Children   s Active Transportation
  • Author : Richard Larouche
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-06-15
  • Total pages : 306
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Children’s Active Transportation is a rigorous and comprehensive examination of the current research and interventions on active transportation for children and youth. As the travel behaviors of these groups tend to be highly routinized, and their mobility faces unique constraints, such as parental restrictions, mandatory school attendance, and the ...

Traffic Engineering Control

Traffic Engineering   Control
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Download or read online Traffic Engineering Control written by , published by which was released on 1998. Get Traffic Engineering Control Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Transport Related Health Impacts and Their Costs and Benefits with Particular Focus on Children

Transport Related Health Impacts and Their Costs and Benefits with Particular Focus on Children
  • Author : Task Force for the Implementation of THE PEP Project "Transport related Health Impacts and Their Costs and Benefits with Particular Focus on Children" (2nd : 2005 : Rome)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 14
  • ISBN : 012814694X
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Summary : Presents progress achieved in the implementation of follow-up actions agreed by the Steering Committee at its 3rd session (11 and 12 April 2005) and outlines the proposed contents of a "toolbox" for action on transport, environment and health and the next steps to follow-up on the implementation of this project....