This book has made an argument for a planning research and practice that fully acknowledges the fact that mobility and accessibility are defining characteristics of contemporary urban societies. Conceptual tools and practical experiences for mobility and accessibility planning have been offered, and cases have been used to illustrate them. In all cases, the central challenge was that of finding ways to cope with the dilemma of urban mobility: we (people, organizations, cities)depend on mobility, but our mobility practices are not sustainable. Many issues have just been touched upon. Some can be followed in the work of others, and suggestions for further reading have been made. Much, however, remains to be done: there is a lot that we still do not understand, or do not know how to cope with. But hopefully, the reader has also been provided with just enough motivation and intellectual ammunition to be willing to join the journey and help find ways of coping with the dilemma of urban mobility! This last chapter will do three things to wrap up. First, it will synthesize and activate the knowledge offered in this book in the form of a hands-on planning process framework connecting the issues and tasks discussed in each chapter.
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