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Nuclear issues books

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The Environmental Humanities A Critical Introduction by Robert S. Emmett, David E. Nye The Environmental Humanities A Critical Introduction
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The emergence of the environmental humanities as an academic discipline early in the twenty-first century reflects the growing conviction that environmental problems cannot be solved by science and technology alone. This book offers a concise overview of this new multidisciplinary...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

The Environmental Humanities A Critical Introduction by Robert S. Emmett, David E. Nye The Environmental Humanities A Critical Introduction
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The emergence of the environmental humanities as an academic discipline early in the twenty-first century reflects the growing conviction that environmental problems cannot be solved by science and technology alone. This book offers a concise overview of this new multidisciplinary...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Resilience: A New Paradigm of Nuclear Safety From Accident Mitigation to Resilient Society Facing Extreme Situations by Joonhong Ahn Resilience: A New Paradigm of Nuclear Safety From Accident Mitigation to Resilient Society Facing Extreme Situations

This book is published open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This book summarizes presentations and discussions from the two-day international workshop held at UC Berkeley in March 2015, and derives questions to be addressed in multi-disciplinary research toward...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Radioactive Wastes & Exposure Fundamentals, Management Strategies & Environmental Implications by Austin D. Russell Radioactive Wastes & Exposure Fundamentals, Management Strategies & Environmental Implications


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Nuclear Waste Politics An Incrementalist Perspective by Matthew Cotton Nuclear Waste Politics An Incrementalist Perspective

The question of what to do with radioactive waste has dogged political administrations of nuclear-powered electricity-producing nations since the inception of the technology in the 1950s. As the issue rises to the forefront of current energy and environmental policy debates,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/06/2017

Three Mile Island The Meltdown Crisis and Nuclear Power in American Popular Culture by Grace (Birkbeck College, University of London, UK) Halden Three Mile Island The Meltdown Crisis and Nuclear Power in American Popular Culture
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Three Mile Island explains the far-reaching consequences of the partial meltdown of Pennsylvania's Three Mile Island Power Plant on March 28, 1979. Though the disaster was ultimately contained, the fears it triggered had an immediate and lasting impact on public...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/06/2017

Three Mile Island The Meltdown Crisis and Nuclear Power in American Popular Culture by Grace (Birkbeck College, University of London, UK) Halden Three Mile Island The Meltdown Crisis and Nuclear Power in American Popular Culture
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Three Mile Island explains the far-reaching consequences of the partial meltdown of Pennsylvania's Three Mile Island Power Plant on March 28, 1979. Though the disaster was ultimately contained, the fears it triggered had an immediate and lasting impact on public...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/06/2017

Infrastructural Ecologies Alternative Development Models for Emerging Economies by Hillary Brown Infrastructural Ecologies Alternative Development Models for Emerging Economies

Many emerging nations, particularly those least developed, lack basic critical infrastructural services -- affordable energy, clean drinking water, dependable sanitation, and effective public transportation, along with reliable food systems. Many of these countries cannot afford the complex and resource-intensive systems...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/06/2017

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Seeing the Light: The Case for Nuclear Power in the 21st Century by Scott L. Montgomery, Thomas Graham Seeing the Light: The Case for Nuclear Power in the 21st Century
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The first accessible book to discuss all aspects of nuclear power to help combat climate change and lethal air pollution.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

Seeing the Light: The Case for Nuclear Power in the 21st Century by Scott L. Montgomery, Thomas Graham Seeing the Light: The Case for Nuclear Power in the 21st Century
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The first accessible book to discuss all aspects of nuclear power to help combat climate change and lethal air pollution.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Landslide Hazards, Risks, and Disasters by Tim (School of Geological Sciences, University of Canterbury, New Zealand) Davies Landslide Hazards, Risks, and Disasters
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Landslides are the most costly geo-hazard in the world, and they're often the cause or the result of other hazards and disasters such as tsunamis, earthquakes, wildfires, and volcanic eruptions. Landslide Hazards, Risks, and Disasters makes a close and detailed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Resigned Activism Living with Pollution in Rural China by Anna Lora-Wainwright Resigned Activism Living with Pollution in Rural China

Residents of rapidly industrializing rural areas in China live with pollution every day. Villagers drink obviously tainted water and breathe visibly dirty air, afflicted by a variety of ailments -- from arthritis to nosebleeds -- that they ascribe to the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/06/2017

Resigned Activism Living with Pollution in Rural China by Anna Lora-Wainwright Resigned Activism Living with Pollution in Rural China

Residents of rapidly industrializing rural areas in China live with pollution every day. Villagers drink obviously tainted water and breathe visibly dirty air, afflicted by a variety of ailments -- from arthritis to nosebleeds -- that they ascribe to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/06/2017

Infrastructural Ecologies Alternative Development Models for Emerging Economies by Hillary Brown Infrastructural Ecologies Alternative Development Models for Emerging Economies

Many emerging nations, particularly those least developed, lack basic critical infrastructural services -- affordable energy, clean drinking water, dependable sanitation, and effective public transportation, along with reliable food systems. Many of these countries cannot afford the complex and resource-intensive systems...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/06/2017

Long-Term Stewardship and the Nuclear Weapons Complex The Challenge Ahead by Katherine N. Probst, Michael H. McGovern Long-Term Stewardship and the Nuclear Weapons Complex The Challenge Ahead
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Decades of U.S. nuclear weapons production have exacted a heavy environmental toll. The Department of Energy estimates that cleaning up waste and contamination resulting from production activities will cost over $150 billion. Yet even once that money is spent, these...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/04/2017

Living Well Now and in the Future Why Sustainability Matters by Randall (Professor, University of Rochester) Curren, Ellen (Professor, San Jose State University) Metzger Living Well Now and in the Future Why Sustainability Matters
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Most people acknowledge the profound importance of sustainability, but few can define it. We are ethically bound to live sustainably for the sake of future generations, but what does that mean? In this book Randall Curren, a philosopher, and Ellen...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/03/2017

Applications of Radiation Chemistry in the Fields of Industry, Biotechnology and Environment by Margherita Venturi Applications of Radiation Chemistry in the Fields of Industry, Biotechnology and Environment

The series Topics in Current Chemistry Collections presents critical reviews from the journal Topics in Current Chemistry organized in topical volumes. The scope of coverage is all areas of chemical science including the interfaces with related disciplines such as biology,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/03/2017

Nuclear Portraits Communities, the Environment, and Public Policy by Laurel Sefton MacDowell Nuclear Portraits Communities, the Environment, and Public Policy

In Nuclear Portraits, scholars from Europe, North America, and Asia demonstrate the complexity, controversy, contradictions, and dangers that surround many aspects of the nuclear industry.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/03/2017

Nuclear Portraits Communities, the Environment, and Public Policy by Laurel Sefton MacDowell Nuclear Portraits Communities, the Environment, and Public Policy

In Nuclear Portraits, scholars from Europe, North America, and Asia demonstrate the complexity, controversy, contradictions, and dangers that surround many aspects of the nuclear industry.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/03/2017

Rebuilding Fukushima by Mitsuo (Teikyo University, Japan.) Yamakawa Rebuilding Fukushima
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Five years after the one of the worst nuclear accidents in history, Fukushima now only occasionally headlines national and international media. However, the disaster is far from over, as evidenced by a hundred thousand people from Fukushima still in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/01/2017

Plasma Physics and Controlled Thermonuclear Reactions Driven Fusion Energy by Bahman Zohuri Plasma Physics and Controlled Thermonuclear Reactions Driven Fusion Energy

This book covers the basic principles of both fusion and plasma physics, examining their combined application for driving controlled thermonuclear energy. The author begins by explaining the underlying scientific theory, and then goes on to explore the nuances of deployment...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2016

Nuclear Reactions Documenting American Encounters with Nuclear Energy by Paul S. Sutter Nuclear Reactions Documenting American Encounters with Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Reactions explores the nuclear consensus that emerged in post-World War II America, characterized by widespread support for a diplomatic and military strategy based on nuclear weapons and a vision of economic growth that welcomed nuclear energy both for the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2016

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