Angela states that ‘The book encapsulates the broad spectrum of work which may come under the umbrella of accessibility’ and recommends that readers have a firm grounding in accessibility prior to reading some of more complex chapters. Within the review she emphasises the need for further individual, people-focused efforts to benefit a largely aggregate approach adopted by the sub-discipline. You can read the review here.
This review is published with the kind permission of Elsevier. It is also available via Science Direct, published in The Journal of Transport Geography, Vol 47, Angela Curl , Accessibility Analysis and Transport Planning: Challenges for Europe and North America (part of the Nectar Series on Transportation and Communications Networks Research), K.T. Geurs, K.J. Krizek, A. Reggiani. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA, USA (2012). £80 (hardback). ISBN: 978 1 78100 010 6