skip to content
Taken for a ride : Detroit's big three and the politics of pollution Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Taken for a ride : Detroit's big three and the politics of pollution

Author: Jack Doyle
Publisher: New York : Four Walls Eight Windows, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Doyle
ISBN: 1568581475 9781568581477
OCLC Number: 43060538
Description: xiii, 560 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Polishing the Oval: William Clay Ford, Jr. and the environment --
Bad Air: Los Angeles discovers something new --
Smog Conspiracy: The Justice Department's 1969 case found more than cooperation --
Eternal Combusion: The ICE survives, but Congress gets tough --
Attack and Delay: Going after the Clean Air Act of 1970 --
Energy, Cars and Jobs: Detroit plays the energy/jobs card --
The 1977 Amendments: Watergate babies learn about the auto biz and John Dingell --
Enforcement Wars: Defeat devices and other resistance --
Help from Their Friends: Loan guarantees, regulatory relief, and antitrust protection --
Missed Opportunities: Autos boom in mid-1980s, but investments stink --
Bad Air, 1987: Still smoggy, seventeen years later --
Fuels on the Fire: George Bush and Co. push a new approach --
Gas Guzzling: Saddam Hussein, global warming, and the fight for fuel economy --
Not Exactly Electrifying: Slow progress on electric vehicles --
EV Conspiracy?: Environmentalists charge collusion --
The Honda Effect: The car company that could --
Ozone Alert: EPA and Carol Browner push the limit on smog --
Political Cover: The White House/Big Three alliance and global warming --
The High Ride: SUVs, trucks and profits --
Slow Dance to Supercar: Fuel cells in sight, but the ICE hangs on --
The Last Auto Fights?: Tier 2, CAFE, and the auto lobby --
Miles to Go: Detroit will still need to be pushed hard --
A Time Line of Technology, Commerce, and Politics: The Automobile--From ICE to Fuel Cell --
Big Three Recalls for Emission System Failures: 1973-1998.
Responsibility: Jack Doyle.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43060538>
library:oclcnum"43060538"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/43060538>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/822982>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Automobile industry and trade--Environmental aspects"@en
schema:name"Automobile industry and trade--Environmental aspects."@en
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/823653>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Automobiles--Motors--Exhaust gas--Environmental aspects"@en
schema:name"Automobiles--Motors--Exhaust gas--Environmental aspects."@en
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/802107>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Air--Pollution--Government policy"@en
schema:name"Air--Pollution--Government policy."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/943512>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Global warming--Government policy"@en
schema:name"Global warming--Government policy."@en
schema:about
schema:copyrightYear"2000"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2000"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1051562>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Taken for a ride : Detroit's big three and the politics of pollution"@en
schema:numberOfPages"560"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.