Addressing transport barriers to work in low income neighbourhoods: A review of evidence and practice

CRISP, Richard, GORE, Tony and MCCARTHY, Lindsey (2017). Addressing transport barriers to work in low income neighbourhoods: A review of evidence and practice. Project Report. Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam University.

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    Abstract

    This evidence review explores the links between poverty and transport to support a wider study into how the transport barriers to work for residents in low income neighbourhoods can be addressed. It argues that transport issues faced by households in poverty are not just a matter of physical infrastructure but are shaped by the nature and location of both housing and employment. For this reason, the review includes discussion of how poverty interacts with these domains in ways that often reinforce transport barriers for low income households. It also considers how these barriers are not just practical or material but also shaped by a range of social, cultural and psychological factors in terms of attachment to place and 'spatial horizons'.

    Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
    Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research
    Departments - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities > Department of Natural and Build Environment
    Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.7190/cresr.2017.3465773384
    Depositing User: Tony Gore
    Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2017 11:33
    Last Modified: 28 Mar 2019 16:02
    URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/16162

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