"A rigorous, candid and thoughtfully edited account of the policies and politics of a decade in transport. Essential reading for new ministers and scholars alike if our pursuit of a more sustainable future is to progress." --Glenn Lyons, Professor of Transport & Society, University of the West of England.
"A pungent analysis that slices apart the last ten years' transport policy. The authors intend it to make waves and it will. Required reading for an incoming government." --Jim Steer, Director, Steer Davies Gleave
About the Author
Iain Docherty is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Management at the University of Glasgow and Chair of the Transport Geography Research Group of the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers). His research focuses on the impacts of political systems and structures of governance on urban policy and city development strategies. Jon Shaw is Reader in Human Geography and Director of the Centre for Sustainable Transport at the University of Plymouth. He is also the UK and Ireland Associate Editor of the Journal of Transport Geography. His research focuses upon issues associated with mobility, accessibility, and transport policy and governance.