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Blowout in the Gulf : the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America

Author: William R Freudenburg; Robert Gramling
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of how a chain of failures, missteps, and bad decisions led to America's biggest environmental disaster.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Freudenburg, William R.
Blowout in the Gulf.
Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT Press, 2012
(DLC) 2010937510
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William R Freudenburg; Robert Gramling
ISBN: 9780262517294 0262517299 9780262015837 0262015838
OCLC Number: 1055359311
Notes: Originally published: 2011.
Awards: Winner of 2012 Allan Schnaiberg Outstanding Publication Award, presented by the American Sociological Association's Section on Environment and Technology 2012
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 254 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling.

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An excellent book for seminar courses on energy. Highly recommended.-Choice For a comprehensive and systematic walk-through of how the BP spill played out before, during, and after the Macondo Read more...

 
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