A Mobile Century?: Changes in Everyday Mobility in Britain by Colin G. Pooley,Jean Turnbull,Mags Adams

By Colin G. Pooley,Jean Turnbull,Mags Adams

for many humans within the built global, the power to trip freely each day is sort of taken with no consideration. even if there's a huge quantity of literature on modern mobility and linked shipping difficulties, there are not any complete reports of the ways that those traits have replaced through the years. This e-book offers a close empirical research of mobility switch in Britain over the 20th century. starting with an explanatory theoretical review, environment the united kingdom case stories inside a world context, the e-book then analyses alterations within the trip to college, the adventure to paintings, and vacationing for excitement. It additionally appears on the ways that adjustments in mobility have interacted with adjustments within the family members lifestyles cycle and assesses the effect of recent shipping applied sciences on daily mobility. It concludes through reading the consequences of earlier mobility switch for modern delivery policy.

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