The Resource Chain reaction : expert debate and public participation in American commercial nuclear power, 1945-1975, Brian Balogh

Chain reaction : expert debate and public participation in American commercial nuclear power, 1945-1975, Brian Balogh

Label
Chain reaction : expert debate and public participation in American commercial nuclear power, 1945-1975
Title
Chain reaction
Title remainder
expert debate and public participation in American commercial nuclear power, 1945-1975
Statement of responsibility
Brian Balogh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Balogh, Brian
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9698.U52
LC item number
B35 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear industry
  • Nuclear industry
  • Consulting engineers
  • Nuclear engineering
  • Consulting engineers
  • Nuclear engineering
  • Nuclear industry
  • Nuclear industry
  • Kernenergie
  • Publieke opinie
  • Participatie
  • Énergie nucléaire
  • Industrie nucléaire
  • Politique nucléaire
  • Conseillers scientifiques
  • Kernenergiepolitik
  • Experte
  • Geschichte (1945-1975)
  • Bürgerbeteiligung
  • Nuclear energy
  • United States
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Chain reaction : expert debate and public participation in American commercial nuclear power, 1945-1975, Brian Balogh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From fission to fusion: professionalization and politics in twentieth-century America -- The promise of the proministrative state: nuclear experts and national politics, 1945-1947 -- forging an iron triangle: the politics of verisimilitude -- Triangulating demand: the Atomic Energy Commission's first decade of commercialization -- The centrifugal push of expertise: reactor safety, 1947-1960 -- The magnetic pull of professional disciplines, issue networks, and local government -- Nuclear experts on top, not on tap: mainstreaming expertise, 1957-1970 -- Nuclear experts everywhere: the challenge to nuclear power, 1960-1975 -- Conclusion: harnessing political chain reactions
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780521457361
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90029093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22982946
  • (OCoLC)ocm22982946
Label
Chain reaction : expert debate and public participation in American commercial nuclear power, 1945-1975, Brian Balogh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From fission to fusion: professionalization and politics in twentieth-century America -- The promise of the proministrative state: nuclear experts and national politics, 1945-1947 -- forging an iron triangle: the politics of verisimilitude -- Triangulating demand: the Atomic Energy Commission's first decade of commercialization -- The centrifugal push of expertise: reactor safety, 1947-1960 -- The magnetic pull of professional disciplines, issue networks, and local government -- Nuclear experts on top, not on tap: mainstreaming expertise, 1957-1970 -- Nuclear experts everywhere: the challenge to nuclear power, 1960-1975 -- Conclusion: harnessing political chain reactions
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780521457361
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90029093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22982946
  • (OCoLC)ocm22982946

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