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Fighting Traffic: The Dawn Of The Motor Age In The American City (inside Technology)

Peter D. Norton
 
ISBN:   0262141000   List Price:    INR 2,686.60
ISBN-13:   9780262141000       (USD 38.00)
Publisher:   The MIT Press   Pages:    396
Binding:   Hardcover   Weight:    1.5 Pounds
Dimension:   9.0 x 6.0 x 1.0 Inches   Language:    English
Pub. Year:   2008      
Category:   Transportation
 
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Before the advent of the automobile, users of city streets were diverse and included children at play and pedestrians at large. By 1930, most streets were primarily motor thoroughfares where children did not belong and where pedestrians were condemned as "jaywalkers." In Fighting Traffic, Peter Norton argues that to accommodate automobiles, the American city required not only a physical change but also a social one: before the city could be reconstructed for the sake of motorists, its more >>


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