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Transportation in the Post-Carbon World

Anthony Perl Richard Gilbert

October 26, 2010

Successful post-carbon transitions will benefit from understanding the dynamics of transport revolutions.  We define a transport revolution as being substantial change in a society’s transport activity–moving people or freight, or both–that occurs in less than twenty five years.

This is a chapter from The Post Carbon Reader: Managing the 21st Century’s Sustainability Crises (2010).