Weart new member of the writing team, has added more recent
tables, examples and recommended readings, assuring that this
edition is as up to date as possible.
support the instructor, Walter Weart has written a new instructor's
manual with a test bank (ISBN 0-324- 00752-3). This supplement
includes Learning Objectives, key terms, and a detailed chapter
outline for each chapter. There are notes for the cases, Internet
activities and other additional teaching materials. The testing
material is comprised mainly of multiple choice, short answer
and essay questions.
Also new to this edition is an appendix with URL listings for
all companies and organizations related to transportation that
we mention in the text.
making changes to the new edition, we retained features of the
book that made previous editions successful: "Stop Off", that
expand chapter material and deepen students understanding with
real life examples, thorough chapter outlines, and summaries
along with suggested readings and cases.
We wish to thank the following reviewers for their contributions:
Richard Barsness..........Lehigh University
Michael Demtesky........University of Virginia
Phil Eye........................University of Maryland
Jerry Foster..................University of Colorado
Lester Howel................University of Virginia
Clyde Walter................Iowa State University
authors and South-Western College Publishing also wish to acknowledge
the exceptional contribution of Walter Weart. Walter's academic
affiliations include the University of Northern Colorado, Oakton
Community College, where he served as department chair, College
of Du Page, and William Harper College. Having used various
editions of Transportation in his teaching experience, Walter
has stepped forward to offer his invaluable assistance based
on knowledge garnered as both academician as well as an executive
and specialist in transportation in the business community.
He has researched, updated, and reworked articles and tables,
rewritten portions of the text that were outdated, and has coordinated
the materials .for all authors ensure 2000 copyright publication.
Mr. Weart has also written the instructor's manual with the
test bank that accompanies this text. Thank you, Wally, for
all of your help.
J. Coyle Edward J. Batch Robert A. Novack