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Cars and car crashes in the city of angels : Bangkok's unhealthy collision with cultural capitalism

Williams, Matthew

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The depletion of oil resources, global warming, 1.2 million road fatalities globally per year, and the rush by the citizens of newly industrialising nations in Asia and Latin America to consume automobiles is a pressing problem acknowledged by the United Nations, numerous governments, and global non-government organisations. In 2007, for the first time in the history of the world, the proportion of the population living in urban centres exceeded 50 per cent. The trend towards urbanisation is...[Show more]

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Date published: 2009
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/10347
DOI: 10.25911/5d74e6b25b5e4

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