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TRAN5014 Reading List

Environmental Science and Sustainability for Transport, 2019/20, Semester 1
Dr James Tate
J.E.Tate@its.leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

The following list includes a number of general texts on environmental science / protection and sustainability relevant for transport. Guidance for further specific reading specifically for lectures will be provided during the course.

Sustainability:

John Brady, Alison Ebbage, Ruth Lunn, (2011) Environmental management in organizations : the IEMA handbook. ISBN: 9781849710626 (hbk.); 1849710627 (hbk.) 2nd ed., Routledge, London, eBook Published 15 April 2013 eBook ISBN 9781135072469
   

Robertson, M. (2014) Sustainability - Principles and Practice. Routledge

Kates, R.W., Parris, T.M., Leiserowitz, A.A. (2005) What is Sustainable Development? Goals, Indicators, Values, and Practice. Environment : science and policy for sustainable development., Volume 47, Number 3, pages 8–21

David Banister (2018) Inequality in transport ISBN: 9780906661017 (paperback); 0906661013 (paperback) , Alexandrine Press: Oxfordshire . ISBN 978-0-906661-01-7

Middlemiss L (2018) Sustainable Consumption: Key Issues, Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability, Routledge.

Karen L Bacon, Graeme T Swindles (2016) Could a potential Anthropocene mass extinction define a new geological period?  The Anthropocene Review, Vol 3, Issue 3, pp. 208 - 217

Alisa W. Coffin (2007) From roadkill to road ecology: A review of the ecological effects of roads Journal of Transport Geography 15, 396–406

Committee on Climate Change (2019) Reducing UK emissions 2019 Progress Report to Parliament https://www.theccc.org.uk/publication/reducing-uk-emissions-2019-progress-report-to-parliament/

IPCC (2018) Global Warming of 1.5 °C Summary for Policymakers, http://www.ipcc.ch/report/sr15/

Georgina M. Mace, Belinda Reyers, Rob Alkemade, Reinette Biggs, F. Stuart Chapin III, Sarah E. Cornell,

Sandra Dı´az, Simon Jennings, Paul Leadley, Peter J. Mumbyl, Andy Purvis, Robert J. Scholes, Alistair W.R. Seddon, Martin Solan, Will Steffen, Guy Woodward, (2014) Approaches to defining a planetary boundary for biodiversity, Global Environmental Change, 28 289–297

Monastersky, R. The Human Age (2015) Nature, Vol. 15, 147 

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Sustainable Transport:

Gudmundsson, H., Hall, R.P., Marsden, G., Zietsman, J. (2016) Sustainable transportation : indicators, frameworks, and performance management. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg

Schiller, P.,L. et al. (2010) An introduction to sustainable transportation : policy, planning and implementation. Earthscan, London

Dennis K and Urry J (2009) After the car ISBN: 9780745644226 (pbk.) : £14.99; 9780745644219 (cased) : £45.00; 074564421X (cased) : £45.00; 0745644228 (pbk.) : £14.99. Cambridge, UK: Polity

David Banister (2018) Inequality in transport , Alexandrine Press: Oxfordshire . ISBN 978-0-906661-01-7

Mårten Karlson, Ulla Mörtberg, A spatial ecological assessment of fragmentation and disturbance effects of the Swedish road network, Landscape and Urban Planning, Volume 134, February 2015, Pages 53-65

 

Lusebrink, I., Girling, R.D., Farthing, E. et al. (2015) The Effects of Diesel Exhaust Pollution on Floral Volatiles and the Consequences for Honey Bee Olfaction J Chem Ecol 41: 904. doi:10.1007/s10886-015-0624-4

Litman, T. (2016) Well Measured: Developing Indicators for Sustainable and Livable Transport Planning; Victoria Transport Policy Institute

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Environment

Brady, J., Ebbage, A., Lunn, R. (2011) Environmental management in organizations: the IEMA handbook. Earthscan, London

Colls, J. (2002) Air pollution. London: Spon Press, 2nd edition

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Transport & Environment

 

DEFRA. 2019. Clean Air Strategy 2019. https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/770715/clean-air-strategy-2019.pdf

ICCT. 2018. Topics in Vehicle emissions testing. https://www.theicct.org/spotlight/vehicle-emissions-testing

Tietge, U,. Díaz, S., Mock, P., Bandivadekar, A., Dornoff, J., Ligterink, N. 2019. From laboratory to road: A 2018 update. https://theicct.org/publications/laboratory-road-2018-update. White paper, Published: 2019.01.10.

Hitchcock, G. Conlan, B., Kay, D., Brannigan, C., Newman, D. (2014) Air Quality and Road Transport - Impacts and solutions. RAC Foundation http://www.racfoundation.org/assets/rac_foundation/content/downloadables/racf_ricardo_aea_air_quality_report_hitchcock_et_al_june_2014.pdf

This list was last updated on 27/09/2019