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The Atom Besieged

Antinuclear Movements in France and Germany

by Dorothy Nelkin

  • 20 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Power Resources - Nuclear,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • General,
  • Philosophy,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10238419M
    ISBN 10026264021X
    ISBN 109780262640213
    OCLC/WorldCa10820846

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    Patriarch Democritus is a Greek founder of my school, the Phoenix. We call him the "father of Modern Science." Back in BC he believed that all matter consisted of tiny particles that were so small that they could not be broken down into any smaller pieces. He called them. Greening Democracy explains how nuclear energy became a seminal political issue and motivated new democratic engagement in West Germany during the s. Using interviews, as well as the archives of environmental organizations and the Green party, the book traces the development of anti-nuclear protest from the grassroots to by: 2.

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This book examines the opposition to nuclear power in France and West Germany in the s, which is assessed as being broadly based and widespread. The authors argue that the basic fear which accounted for the vehemence of the opposition is that nuclear power.

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[Dorothy Nelkin; Michael Pollak] -- Examines the history of French and German organizations that oppose the development of nuclear power and depicts the responses of governments to these movements. The ‘Atom’ Idea Returns Why Can You Compress Air Without Changing Its Weight.

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This work examines the opposition to nuclear power in France and West Germany, which the authors see as broadly based and widespread. The basic fear which accounts for the vehemence of the opposition is, they believe, that nuclear power is fundamentally altering the makeup of society.

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