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Accessibility strategies beyond private, motorized automobility – informing sustainability? A study of carless families with young children in Gothenburg


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Title: Accessibility strategies beyond private, motorized automobility – informing sustainability? A study of carless families with young children in Gothenburg
Authors: Lagrell, Ellen
Issue Date: 16-Aug-2017
Degree: Student essay
Series/Report no.: Masteruppsats i Geografi med Kulturgeografisk inriktning
2017/12
Keywords: accessibility
accessibility strategies
sustainable mobility
time-geography
maneuver space
proximity
non-motorized transport modes
Abstract: In the face of major sustainability challenges posed by social exclusion and ecologic degradation there is a pressing need to change mobility practices as well as the physical structures that condition mobility. The overarching aim of this study is to expand knowledge about everyday accessibility strategies beyond private automobility, to inform social as well as ecological sustainability in community and transport planning. A time-geographical approach to accessibility is used to view everyday ... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/53386
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