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Author Power, Max Singleton, 1942-

Title America's nuclear wastelands : politics, accountability, and cleanup / Max S. Power.

Imprint Pullman, Wash. : Washington State University Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  363.7289 P871a 2008    ---  Available
Description xxi, 192 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The legacy of nuclear weapons production -- Risk: perception, assessment and conflict -- The legal and regulatory basis for cleanup -- Politics, jobs, and public engagement -- How clean is clean enough? -- The geographic chess game -- Cleanup accomplishments -- Cleanup challenges for today and tomorrow -- Trust and momentum to get the job done.
Subject Radioactive waste sites -- United States.
Radioactive pollution -- United States.
Radioactive waste disposal -- United States.
Nuclear weapons -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
ISBN 9780874222951 (alk. paper)
0874222958 (alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000042474754
IG# 9780874222951

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