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Half-lives and half-truths : confronting the radioactive legacies of the Cold War

Author: Barbara Rose Johnston
Publisher: Santa Fe, N.M. : School for Advanced Research Press, imp. 2013.
Series: Resident scholar series; School for Advanced Research resident scholar series
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed., 2nd printingView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Estudios, ensayos, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Rose Johnston
ISBN: 9781930618824 1930618824
OCLC Number: 955489715
Notes: "A School for Advanced Research resident scholar book."
Description: x, 326 p. : il., mapas ; 25 cm.
Contents: Half-lives, half-truths, and other radioactive legacies of the Cold War / Barbara Rose Johnston --
"More like us than mice" : radiation experiments with indigenous peoples / Barbara Rose Johnston --
Earle Reynolds : scientist, citizen, and Cold War dissident / David Price --
There are no peripheries to humanity : Northern Alaska nuclear dumping and the Iñupiat's search for redress / Edith Turner --
Uranium mining and milling : Navajo experiences in the American Southwest / Barbara Rose Johnston, Susan Dawson, and Gary Madsen --
Uranium mine workers, atomic downwinders, and the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) : the nuclear legacy / Susan Dawson and Gary Madsen --
Hanford, tribal risks, and public health in an era of forced federalism / Edward Liebow --
From Cold War complex to nature preserve : diagnosing the breakdown of a multi-stakeholder decision process and its consequences for Rocky Flats / Theresa Satterfield and Joshua Levin --
Health assessment downwind : past abuses shadow future indicators / Marie Boutté --
From analysis to action : efforts to address the nuclear legacy in the Marshall Islands / Holly M. Barker --
Russia's radiation victims of Cold War weapons production surviving in a culture of secrecy and denial / Paula Garb --
Unraveling the secrets of the past : contested versions of nuclear testing in the Soviet Republic of Kazakhstan / Cynthia Werner and Kathleen Purvis-Roberts --
Nuclear legacies : arrogance, secrecy, ignorance, lies, silence, suffering, action / Laura Nader and Hugh Gusterson.
Series Title: Resident scholar series; School for Advanced Research resident scholar series
Other Titles: Half-lives & half-truths
Responsibility: edited by Barbara Rose Johnston.

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