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Nuclear power, economic development discourse, and the environment : the case of India

Author: Manu V Mathai
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2013.
Series: Routledge explorations in environmental studies, 2.
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Nuclear power is often characterized as a 'green technology.' Technologies are rarely, if ever, socially isolated artefacts. This book offers a critique of civilian nuclear power as a green energy  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Manu V Mathai
ISBN: 9780415629164 0415629160 020310014X 9780203100141
OCLC Number: 781675376
Description: xvii, 227 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1 Passions of power and the "tryst with destiny" --
2 Modernity, Cornucopianism and the megamachine --
3 The evolution of India's economic development discourse: independence to 1985 --
4 The embrace of nuclear power and the development-energy treadmill in India --
5 The advance of economic liberalization in India: 1985 to the present --
6 Political economy of nuclear power in India --
7 Beyond Cornucopianism and the megamachine organization --
8 Epilogue.
Series Title: Routledge explorations in environmental studies, 2.
Responsibility: Manu V. Mathai.
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