Suburbanizing the Masses: Public Transport and Urban Development in Historical Perspective

Front Cover
Colin Divall, Winstan Bond
Ashgate, 2003 - Social Science - 319 pages
0 Reviews
A collection of essays looking at the role of mass transit in shaping the urban environment. The strength of this volume lies in its wide ranging geographical scope, which covers not only Western Europe, but also North America, Japan, Sweden and Poland.Suburbanizing the Masses examines how collective forms of transport have contributed to the spatial and social evolution of towns and cities in various countries since the mid nineteenth century.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Related books

Other editions - View all

References to this book

References from web pages

Gregory Lee Thompson - Suburbanizing the Masses: Public Transport ...
Suburbanizing the Masses: Public Transport and Urban Development in Historical Perspective. Edited by Colin Divall and Winstan Bond. ...
muse.jhu.edu/ journals/ technology_and_culture/ v046/ 46.3thompson.html

Ashgate
Suburbanizing the Masses Public Transport and Urban Development in Historical Perspective Colin Divall and Winstan Bond ...
www.ashgate.com/ shopping/ title.asp?key1=& key2=& orig=results& isbn=0%207546%200775%205

The Spanish tramway as a vehicle of urban shaping
The Journal of Transport History. 26/2. 20. T. he aim of this article is to shed light on the connection between tramway ...
journals.mup.man.ac.uk/ cgi-bin/ pdfdisp/ / MUPpdf/ JTH/ V26I2/ 260020.pdf

Transport, 1900-1939
Chapter Eighteen. Transport, 1900–1939. Colin Divall. Britain was certainly more mobile in 1939 than at the turn of the century. Entirely ...
doi.wiley.com/ 10.1002/ 9780470998823.ch18

About the author (2003)

Professor Colin Divall is Lecturer in the Department of History at the University of York, UK. Winstan Bond is Treasurer of the Tramway Museum Society, UK

Bibliographic information