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作者 Berry, Michele
書名 Data sharing between transportation planning and public health: Issues and opportunities using a regional eco-logical framework
國際標準書號 9781124898162
book jacket
說明 99 p
附註 Source: Masters Abstracts International, Volume: 50-02, page: 0841
Adviser: Jainling Li
Thesis (M.C.R.P.)--The University of Texas at Arlington, 2011
Transportation planning has been shown to strongly impact public health yet collaboration and data or information sharing between the two communities is lacking. The Eco-Logical approach is a potential solution designed to advance transportation planning through an integrated planning process that includes other stakeholders. However, since the Eco-Logical approach provides no guidance on forming collaborations, network theory will be used to fill this hole. Both the Eco-Logical approach and network theory place heavy emphasis on information sharing and data exchange. This study will examine the current status of data sharing between transportation planning and public health through an analysis of available literature and case studies, and a survey of transportation planners and public health professionals in the Dallas Fort-Worth Metropolitan Area. Dallas-Fort Worth is area is significant for its growing population and lack of state or regional controls over planning. The purposes of the research are to identify opportunities and barriers to data sharing between the two communities and to make recommendations to improve data sharing
School code: 2502
Host Item Masters Abstracts International 50-02
主題 Health Sciences, Public Health
Transportation
Urban and Regional Planning
0573
0709
0999
Alt Author The University of Texas at Arlington. Urban & Public Affairs
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