WIKIPEDIA CHECKLIST OF KEY TERMS, CONCEPTS AND REFERENCES FOR THE NEW MOBILITY TRANSITION

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Intended as a research aid, checklist and reminder for students, researchers and others digging into the Five Percent Solutions and related technical and policy challenges. A certain level of familiarity with these concepts is essential. Anyone prepared to work in the field will already have familiarity with 9 out of 10 of the concepts identified here. It concerns the stuff of sustainable transport, sustainable mobility and sustainable cities. (The listing is of course not complete, but it is a good start)

• ‎Active mobility – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Active_mobility
• Alternatives to car use –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alternatives_to_car_use
• Automobile dependency –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Automobile_dependency
• Barrier-Free Design – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Universal_design
• Bicycle sharing systems – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bicycle-sharing_system
• BRT – Bus Rapid Transit – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bus_rapid_transit
• Car Free Days – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car_Free_Days
• Car Free Towns, Cities and Regions –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedestrian_zone…
• ‎Car-free Cities – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car-free_Cities
• ‎Car-free Free Zones – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car-free_zone
• ‎Car-free movement – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car-free_movement
• ‎Carsharing – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carsharing
• Climate change – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_change
• Complete Streets – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Complete_streets
• ‎Congestion pricing – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Congestion_pricing
• * Cost/Benefit analysis –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cost%E2%80%93benefit_analysis
• ‎Ecocities – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecocities
• * Externalities of automobiles –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Externalities_of_automobiles
• ‎Hierarchy of roads – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hierarchy_of_roads
• Home zone – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Home_zone
• ‎HOV- High-occupancy vehicle – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High-occupancy_vehicle_lane
• Hypermobility – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypermobility_(travel)
• * Induced demand –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cost%E2%80%93benefit_analysis
• ‎Intelligent transportation system –http://en.wikipedia.org/w…/Intelligent_transportation_system
• ‎Land use planning – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_use_planning
• Last Mile (kilometer) –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Last_mile_(transportation)
• ‎Livable Streets – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Livable_Streets
• ‎Living street – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Living_street
• ‎London congestion charge –http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/London_congestion_charge
• ‎Mixed-use development – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mixed-use_development
• New Urbanism – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_urbanism
• ‎No-Car Zone – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No-Car_Zone
• ‎Paratransit – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paratransit
• Park and ride – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_and_ride
• ‎Parking – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parking
• ‎Pedestrian – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedestrian
• ‎Pedestrian zone – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transportation_planning
• ‎Pedestrian-friendly – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedestrian-friendly
• Public space – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_space
• ‎Reclaim the Streets – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reclaim_the_Streets
• ‎Road pricing – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Road_pricing
• Road rage – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Road_rage
• ‎Road-traffic safety – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Road-traffic_safety
• ‎Roundabouts – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roundabout
• Rush hour – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rush_hour
• Shared Space – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shared_space
• ‎Shared transport – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shared_transport
• Singapore Area Licensing Scheme – https://goo.gl/sP7dgG
• Slow Design – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slow_design
• Slow Movement – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slow_movement_(culture)
• ‎Smart Growth – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smart_Growth
• Social space – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_space
• Speed – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speed
• ‎Stockholm congestion tax –http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stockholm_congestion_tax
• ‎Street – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/street
• ‎Street hierarchy – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Street_hierarchy
• ‎Sustainable city – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sustainable_city
• ‎Sustainable community –http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sustainable_community
• ‎Sustainable development –http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sustainable_development
• ‎Sustainable transport –http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sustainable_transportation
• ‎Telecommuting – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Telecommuting
• ‎Traffic calming – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traffic_calming
• ‎Traffic congestion – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traffic_congestion
• ‎Traffic flow – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traffic_flow
• ‎Traffic psychology – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traffic_psychology
• ‎Transit-oriented development – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transit-oriented_development
• Transportation Demand Management –http://en.wikipedia.org/wi…/Transportation_Demand_Management
• ‎Transportation Planning –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transportation_planning
• Universal Design – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Universal_design
• ‎Urban sprawl – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urban_sprawlehicle
• VMT – Vehicle Miles Travelled (Also VKT Vehicle Kilometers Travelled
• ‎Vision Zero – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vision_Zero
• Walkability – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walkability
• White Bicycles –
• Wicked problem solving – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wicked_problem
• Witkar – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Witkar
• Woonerf – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woonerf

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About the editor:
   

Eric Britton
9, rue Gabillot, 69003 Lyon France

Bio: Educated as a development economist, Francis Eric Knight Britton is an American political scientist, teacher and sustainability activist who has taught and worked on missions and advisory assignments on all continents. Professor of Sustainable Development, Economy and Democracy at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion, he is MD of EcoPlan Association, an independent non-profit advisory network providing strategic counsel for government and business on policy and decision issues involving complex systems, social-technical change, incomplete information, civil society and sustainable development. Founding editor of World Streets: The Politics of Transport in Cities. In the autumn of 2018 he committed his life work to the challenges of countering climate change from GHG emissions from the transport sector. (For more see Britton online at https://goo.gl/9CJXTh, @ericbritton. email at climate@ecoplan.org) and Skype: newmobility

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