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Furness, Zachary Mooradian
One less car : bicycling and the politics of automobility / Zack Furness
Alternate Title Bicycling and the politics of automobility
Philadelphia : Temple University Press, c2010
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  HE308 .F87 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Cycling -- Political aspects -- United States
Urban transportation policy -- United States
Transportation, Automotive -- Social aspects
Bicycle commuting -- United States
Subject United States -- Social life and customs
Physical Description xi, 348 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-336) and index
Contents Introductions and intersections -- Becoming auto-mobile -- VĂ©lorutionaries and the right to the (bikeable) city -- Critical Mass and the functions of bicycle protest -- Two-wheeled terrors and forty-year-old virgins : mass media and the representation of bicycling -- DIY bike culture -- Handouts, hand ups, or just lending a hand? : community bike projects, bicycle aid, and competing visions of development under globalization -- Conclusion, or "we have nothing to lose but our (bike) chains."
Series Sporting (Philadelphia, Pa.)

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