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The Resource Cultures of contamination : legacies of pollution in Russia and the U.S., edited by Michael R. Edelstein, Maria Tysiachniouk and Lyudmila V. Smirnova

Cultures of contamination : legacies of pollution in Russia and the U.S., edited by Michael R. Edelstein, Maria Tysiachniouk and Lyudmila V. Smirnova

Label
Cultures of contamination : legacies of pollution in Russia and the U.S.
Title
Cultures of contamination
Title remainder
legacies of pollution in Russia and the U.S.
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael R. Edelstein, Maria Tysiachniouk and Lyudmila V. Smirnova
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume ponders the cultures that generated the bulk of our global contamination legacy. Insight is sought into its creation and an understanding of differences in how it is being addressed. Hopefully the illumination of the problem will contribute to a better understanding of the constraining conditions and will help guide us in meeting the twin challenges created by the legacy of contamination: how to stop it and how to address what we already have done. Section one focuses on the psycho-social dynamics of chemical contamination. Section two deals with nuclear events, both accidents, but
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
304.280947
Index
no index present
LC call number
GF75
LC item number
.C85 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • W1
  • WA 670
NLM item number
  • RE227N v.14 2007
  • C968 2007
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  • Edelstein, Michael R
  • Tysiachniouk, Maria
  • Smirnova, Lyudmila V
Series statement
Research in social problems and public policy
Series volume
v. 14
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  • Pollution
  • Environmental degradation
  • Radioactive pollution
  • Environmental health
  • Environmental degradation
  • Pollution
  • Environmental degradation
  • Environmental health
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Illness
  • Internationality
  • Radioactive Pollutants
  • Social Change
  • Russia
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Waste management
  • Pollution & threats to the environment
  • Environmental degradation
  • Environmental health
  • Pollution
  • Radioactive pollution
  • Russia (Federation)
  • United States
Label
Cultures of contamination : legacies of pollution in Russia and the U.S., edited by Michael R. Edelstein, Maria Tysiachniouk and Lyudmila V. Smirnova
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright page; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; US and Russian Map; Sustainability and the Need to Deal With the Contaminated Legacy: A Comparison of Russia and the U.S.; Introduction: Sustainability and the Legacy of Contamination; A Short Eco-Historical Analysis; The Project; This Volume; Notes; References; Part 1: The Dynamics of a Contaminated Community; Section 1: Introduction; The Love Canal: Social Science Research in a Community in Crisis; Forging Change in a Contaminated Russian City: A Longitudinal View of Kirishi; Sokol: Seeing the Forests for the Trees
Control code
145559790
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080475486
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)145559790
Label
Cultures of contamination : legacies of pollution in Russia and the U.S., edited by Michael R. Edelstein, Maria Tysiachniouk and Lyudmila V. Smirnova
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright page; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Contributors; US and Russian Map; Sustainability and the Need to Deal With the Contaminated Legacy: A Comparison of Russia and the U.S.; Introduction: Sustainability and the Legacy of Contamination; A Short Eco-Historical Analysis; The Project; This Volume; Notes; References; Part 1: The Dynamics of a Contaminated Community; Section 1: Introduction; The Love Canal: Social Science Research in a Community in Crisis; Forging Change in a Contaminated Russian City: A Longitudinal View of Kirishi; Sokol: Seeing the Forests for the Trees
Control code
145559790
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080475486
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)145559790

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