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Editors: Peter O. Inweldi
Book Description:
This new and important book focuses on passenger and freight transportation modes: policy analysis, formulation and evaluation; planning; interaction with the political, socioeconomic and physical environment; design, management and evaluation of transportation systems.

Table of Contents:

Chapter 1 - Three-Phase Traffic Theory and its Applications for Freeway Traffic Control; pp. 1-92
(Boris S. Kerner, Daimler Chrysler AG, Sindelfingen, Germany)

Chapter 2 - School Transportation, Health and Equity: The Role of Built Environments; pp. 93-127
(Chanam Lee, Dept. of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A & M Univ., College Station, TX, Xuemei Zhu, Dept. of Architecture, College of Architecture, Texas A & M Univ., College Station, TX)

Chapter 3 - A Hazmat Routing Model Satisfying Risk Criteria;
pp. 129-169
(Sarah Bonvicini, Gigliola Spadoni, Alma Mater Studiorum Univ. di Bologna, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Chimica, Mineraria e delle Tecnologie Ambientali, Bologna, Italy)

Chapter 4 - Decentralized Adaptive Signal Control for Traffic Networks; pp. 171-199
(Xiao-Hua Yu, Department of Electrical Engineering, California Polytechnic State University, USA)

Chapter 5 - The Impact of Driving Vengeance and Perceived Control on State Driver Aggression in Low and High Congestion; pp. 201-213
(Dwight A. Hennessy, Dept. of Psychology, Buffalo State College, Buffalo, NY)

Chapter 6 - Predicting Best with Mixed Logit Models: Understanding Some Confounding Effects; pp. 215-235
(Elisabetta Cherchi Crimm - Dipartimento di Ingegneria del Territorio Facolta di Ingegneria, Univ. di Cagliari Piazza d'Armi, Cagliari, Italia, Juan de Dios Ortuzar, Dept. de Ingenieria de Transporte y Logistica, Pontificia Univ. Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile)

Chapter 7 - Applying Constraint Programming to Rail Traffic Management Problems at Junctions; pp. 237-259
(Joaquin Rodriguez, INRETS, France)

Chapter 8 - Applying Theory From Involuntary, High Consequence, Low Probability Events Like Nuclear Power Plant Meltdowns to Voluntary, Low Consequence, High Probability Events Like Traffic Accidents: A Re-Assessment of Road Accidents Data Analysis Policy; pp. 261-287
(Eitan Naveh, Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Technion City, Haifa, Alfred Marcus, Dept. of Strategic and Organization Behavior, Carlson School of Management, Univ. of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN)

Chapter 9 - On the Estimation of Mixed Logit Models; pp. 289-310
(Gabriela Godoy, Juan de Dios Ortuzar, Dept. of Transport Engineering and Logistics, Pontificia Univ. Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile)

Chapter 10 - A Definition of Driving from the Point of View of Cognitive Psychology; pp. 311-321
(Candida Castro, Facultad de Psicologia, Univ. de Granada, Granada, Spain)

Chapter 11 - Mesoscopic Multi-Agent Pedestrian Simulation;
pp. 323-336
(Kardi Teknomo, Arsenal Research, Vienna, Austria, Gloria P. Gerilla, Petra Christian Univ., Surabaya, Indonesia)


   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2008
   Pages: 7 x 10, 350pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-60456-031-2
   Status: AV
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