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The oil industry

Author: Richard Spilsbury; Louise Spilsbury
Publisher: London : Wayland, 2011.
Series: Development or destruction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using case studies from around the world that showcase both the positive and the negative impacts development projects can have, this title explores the consequences of different kinds of resource management within the oil industry. Throughout, pros and cons of each development will be presented, in order to present both sides and provoke a debate/discussion.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Case studies
Juvenile works
Case studies Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Spilsbury; Louise Spilsbury
ISBN: 9780750266048 075026604X
OCLC Number: 751789148
Description: 46 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The importance of oil --
Zakum oil field, Abu Dhabi (UAE) --
Deepwater Horizon, Gulf of Mexico (US) --
Niger Delta, Nigeria --
Statoil, Norway --
Lomonosov Ridge, Arctic Ocean --
Sustainable futures --
Debate club.
Series Title: Development or destruction.
Responsibility: Richard and Louise Spilsbury.

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A case study-led series that examines and debates the positive and negative effects of development projects around the world.  Read more...

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