The paradox of intensification

Melia, S. (2010) The paradox of intensification. In: Centre for Transport and Society Winter Conference, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK, 9th December, 2010. Available from:

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Intensifying cities, increasing their population density, reduces overall car use with benefits to the global environment, but also increases concentrations of traffic, worsening local conditions, unless it is accompanied by constraints on car ownership and use in the intensified areas.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Uncontrolled Keywords:paradox of intensification, urban intensification, population density, car use, Portland, transport
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Environment and Technology > Department of Geography and Environmental Management
ID Code:16924
Deposited By: J. Triggle
Deposited On:15 Jun 2012 11:28
Last Modified:20 Sep 2016 02:35

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