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Social and environmental policies for transportation in the 1970"s

Donald Appleyard

Social and environmental policies for transportation in the 1970"s

by Donald Appleyard

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Published by Institute of Urban and Regional Development, University of California in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social aspects,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Transportation

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWorking papers, 161, Working paper (University of California, Berkeley. Institute of Urban & Regional Development) -- no. 161.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE 191 A65 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 leaves.
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26537833M

    Get this from a library! Social, economic, and environmental factors of transportation: 20 reports.. [National Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board.] -- The papers in this issue of the Record are divided into three categories: 1. Encouraging public participation in highway planning involving community and environmental sectors so as to provide the. In the United States today, the organized environmental movement is represented by a wide range of organizations sometimes called non-governmental organizations or NGOs. These organizations exist on local, national, and international scales. Environmental NGOs vary widely in political views and in the amount they seek to influence the environmental policy of the United States and other.

    A small portion of agricultural production is for export and almost all of this comes from the small commercial farms. The most important export crop is coffee. Coffee-growing probably originated in Ethiopia. Production levels in the 's were in the range of to thousand tons per year but only about one half was exported. In the s and ’80s, India, led by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and her son Sanjay, embraced policies that in many states required sterilization for men and women to obtain water, electricity.

    Opening a small portion of it to exploration and extraction has been supported by Alaska’s congressional delegation for decades, but has run into roadblocks since the mids. The following statements from energy and environment experts at The Heartland Institute – a free-market think tank – may be used for attribution. For more. The Environmental Protection Agency, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, and the National Transportation Safety Board were all established during the administration of: a) Lyndon Johnson. b) Gerald Ford. c) Ronald Reagan. d) Jimmy Carter. e) Richard Nixon.


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