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Department
Sociology
Course
SOC1101
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Winter

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US Federal Highway Program Redesigning Report of Worlds Liquid Fuels Supply transport landscape of the USPredict peak oil in 2012 Robert Moses NY state and city official Peak oil means end of cheap oil Society whose public works for the 30s 40s and expected to collapse End of globalization 50s transformed NY City master builder of wars for natural resources and shortages of ththe mi20 century NY City Displaced supplies1000s of people uprooted people by building expressways through them Energy Curve of History For most of past Planned to build superhighway going 200 years living in historical moment where through Manhattan we have been using coal fossil fuels for energy Led to believe we could have After he began to redesign highways made unlimited growth Illusion generated by sure bridges giving access to beaches and availability of cheap energy parks that trucks could not go through Bridges remained low Not only trucks that Does not emphasize solutions that much couldnt go through buses as well Taking busses in 50s and 60s was only op
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