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Copenhagenize

Mikael Colville-Andersen

Copenhagenize

the definitive guide to global bicycle urbanism

by Mikael Colville-Andersen

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bicycle commuting

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMikael Colville-Andersen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE5736 .C65 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination275 pages
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26954509M
    ISBN 101610919386
    ISBN 109781610919388
    LC Control Number2018931245
    OCLC/WorldCa1031112467

      The bicycle enjoyed a starring role in urban history over a century ago, but now it is back, stronger than ever. It is the single most important tool for improving our cities. Designing around it is the most efficient way to make our cities life-sized—to scale cities for humans. It is time to cement the bicycle firmly in the urban narrative in US and global cities. &#;&#; Enter urban. Colville-Andersen's international background as well as his personal and professional experience in bicycling and design make this book a treasure trove of information, best practices, and inspiration."--Journal of Urban Affairs "Extraordinarily informed and informative, Copenhagenize is a deftly crafted study that is as 'real world practical.

      Buy the Paperback Book Copenhagenize: The Definitive Guide to Global Bicycle Urbanism by Mikael Colville-Andersen at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. The bicycle enjoyed a starring role in urban history over a century ago, but now it is back, stronger than ever. It is the single most. Copenhagenize - Refshalevej F, #15, Copenhagen - Rated based on 50 Reviews "This is a great idea for the future of towns. Hope in Italy.

    Get this from a library! Copenhagenize: the definitive guide to global bicycle urbanism. [Mikael Colville-Andersen] -- The bicycle enjoyed a starring role in urban history over a century ago, but now it is back, stronger than ever. It is the single most important tool for improving our cities. Designing around it is.   Copenhagenize: The definitive guide to global bicycle urbanism written by Mikael Colville-Andersen is one of these books. Mikael is a Danish-Canadian who is the CEO of Copenhagenize Design Company which he founded in Dedicated to cities and the adoption of bicycles, the intentions of this book are clear.


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In Copenhagenize, he shows cities how to effectively and profitably re-establish the bicycle as a respected, accepted, and feasible form of transportation. Building on his popular blog of the same name, Copenhagenize offers vivid project descriptions, engaging stories, and best practices, alongside beautiful and informative visuals to show how Cited by: 1.

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- Building Better Bicycle Cultures. 22 November New Bike Parking Spots at Copenhagen Central Station Book Preview. Visit The Life-Sized City page on Facebook. was started in by Mikael Colville-Andersen and highlights the cycling life in Copenhagen and around the world.

In this book the author shows cities how to effectively and profitably re establish the bicycle as a respected, accepted, and feasible form of transportation.

Copenhagenize shows how to make the bicycle an easy, preferred part of everyday urban life. In Copenhagenize, he shows cities how to effectively and profitably re-establish the bicycle as a respected, accepted, and feasible form Copenhagenize book transportation. Building on his popular blog of the same name, Copenhagenize offers vivid project descriptions, engaging stories, and best practices, alongside beautiful and informative visuals to show how.

The following post is the accepted version of the book review by Meredith Glaser and Kevin Krizek published in the academic journal Transport Reviews.

Meredith Glaser & Kevin J. Krizek () Copenhagenize: the definitive guide to global bicycle urbanism, Transport Reviews. Copenhagenize - the definitive guide to global bicycle urbanism Island Press Mikael did his best to sum up over a decade of his thinking, philosophizing, pondering and his direct work with cities around the world in one book, published in spring by Island Press.

Copenhagenize analysed a section of Hans Christian Andersen Boulevard to show how much space was given over to motor vehicles (red), compared with. Copenhagenize Design Co. prefers to place the primary focus on human nature in our work.

We think about the bicycle user first and design from there, whatever the city. In an age of increased urbanisation, strained public health and continued addiction to the automobile, modern. Copenhagenize: The Definitive Guide to Global Bicycle Urbanism, by Mikael Colville-Andersen.

Book Review by Louise Williams “I actually don’t know much about bikes, but I know a great deal about people riding bikes,” Mikael Colville-Andersen tells us in this book which offers a. In Copenhagenize, he shows cities how to effectively and profitably re-establish the bicycle as a respected, accepted, and feasible form of ng on his popular blog of the same name, Copenhagenize offers vivid project descriptions, engaging stories, and best practices, alongside beautiful and informative visuals to show how.

In Copenhagenize he shows cities how to effectively and profitably re-establish the bicycle as a respected, accepted, and feasible form of transportation. Building on his popular blog of the same name, Copenhagenize offers entertaining stories, vivid project descriptions, and best practices, alongside beautiful and informative visuals to show.

THE COPENHAGENIZE INDEX of bicycle-friendly cities Welcome to the Copenhagenize Index – the most comprehensive and holistic ranking of bicycle-friendly cities on planet earth.

As the fifth edition of the biennial Index sincethis year’s effort was made possible through months of intensive teamwork, research and outreach.

Who We Are. Allow us to introduce ourselves. We're a team of passionate individuals who work towards making cities better places to live. We're not cyclists, we're just people who happen to get around by bike – and we know that increasing the number of bicycle users in any city is an integral part of improving our quality of 's why we focus on work centred on bicycles-as-transport.

In Copenhagenize, he shows cities how to effectively and profitably re-establish the bicycle as a respected, accepted, and feasible form of transportation. Building on his popular blog of the same name, Copenhagenize offers vivid project descriptions, engaging stories, and best practices, alongside beautiful and informative visuals to show how 4/5(1).

In Copenhagenize he shows cities how to effectively and profitably re-establish the bicycle as a respected, accepted, and feasible form of transportation. Building on his popular blog of the same name, Copenhagenize offers entertaining stories, vivid project descriptions, and best practices, alongside beautiful and informative visuals to show Reviews: Copenhagenize is a superb manual on all the important details of bike infrastructure design and operation.

Its a great how-to guide for making cities safe and convenient for active transportation. Indeed, its a great book on the factors that, in the millennia before the destructive onset of car culture, made cities very attractive places to /5. - Building Better Bicycle Cultures. I was in Lima last month to attend the EIMUS Mobility Conference but the main focus and highlight was the launching of an exciting book.

THE COPENHAGEN BOOK. YOUR GUIDE TO LIFE IN COPENHAGEN. Through this website you will get all the information you need for your stay in Copenhagen and you will discover all the hidden treasures of the city.

You will have access to a directory of useful addresses, contact information, important knowhow and a multitude of restaurants, hotels. Get Copenhagenize: The Definitive Guide to Global Bicycle Urbanism [excerpt] Design C o. We are an urban design consultancy based in Copenhagen, Brussels and Montréal.

We advise cities and governments in how to work towards a more bicycle-friendly urban landscape. Our solutions employ a wide spectrum of planning, urban design, communications. Colville-Andersen's international background as well as his personal and professional experience in bicycling and design make this book a treasure trove of information, best practices, and inspiration."-- "Journal of Urban Affairs" "Extraordinarily informed and informative, Copenhagenize is a deftly crafted study that is as 'real world.His book Copenhagenize - the definitive guide to global bicycle urbanism, which was published in Aprilsums up over a decade of his thinking, analysing and efforts to force urban change using the bicycle as the most effective tool in our urban toolboxes.

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