Nuclear issues

    Seeing the Light: The Case for Nuclear Power in the 21st Cen

    By Thomas Graham

    Paperback £22.33

    This is the first accessible book to discuss all aspects of nuclear power in the context of the new nuclear era to help combat climate change and lethal air pollution, for students, the general public, and anyone interested in the future of energy production and the future of humanity on...

    Nuclear Portraits

    Paperback £20.85

    In Nuclear Portraits, scholars from Europe, North America, and Asia demonstrate the complexity, controversy, contradictions, and dangers that surround many aspects of the nuclear industry.

    Nuclear Power

    By Paul Breeze

    Paperback Save £3.74 = £27.25

    Nuclear Power provides a concise, up-to-date, accessible guide to the most controversial form of power generation. The author includes a comprehensive description of the various methods for generating nuclear power and evaluates the political, strategic, environmental, economic, and emotional factors involved in each method. The analysis of real-life, tragic examples,...

    Nuclear Culture Source Book

    Paperback Save £7.52 = £17.43

    "The Nuclear Culture Source Book" serves as an excellent resource and introduction to nuclear culture as one of the most prominent themes within contemporary art and society, exploring the diverse ways in which post-Fukushima society has influenced artistic and cultural production.

    The Legacy of Nuclear Power

    By Andrew Blowers

    Paperback Save £3.58 = £36.41

    Nuclear energy leaves behind an infinitely dangerous legacy of radioactive wastes in places that are remote and polluted landscapes of risk. Four of these places - Hanford USA where the plutonium for the first atomic bombs was made, Sellafield, where the UK's nuclear legacy is concentrated and controversial, La Hague...

    Atomic Accidents

    By James Mahaffey

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    Politics of Invisibility

    By Olga Kuchinskaya

    Hardback Save £8.34 = £18.66

    Lessons from the massive Chernobyl nuclear accident about how we deal with modern hazards that are largely imperceptible.

    State and Environment

    Paperback £19.23

    Studies of environmental governance that show the relevance of the state's role in environmental politics and the analytical power of the comparative approach.Many recent studies on environmental governance focus on either the micro-level the local and the individual or the macro-level the global while neglecting governance at the nation-state level....

    Nuclear Electric Power: Safety, Operation, and Control Aspects

    By J. Brian Knowles

    Hardback Save £9.62 = £70.88

    From an expert who advised on the Chernobyl problem as well as in the aftermath of Three Mile Island comes a book that contains experienced engineering assessments of the options for replacing the existing, aged, fossil-fired power stations by renewables, gas-fired, or nuclear plants.

    Hiroshima to Fukushima: Biohazards of Radiation

    By Eiichiro Ochiai

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    Set against the backdrop of the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster, this book explores radiation safety. The author offers important information on radioactive substances arising from nuclear power plants and weapons, including their effects on living organisms.

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