ISBN-10:
1557787808
ISBN-13:
9781557787804
Pub. Date:
07/01/2000
Publisher:
Paragon House Publishers
Environmental Case for Nuclear Power: Economic, Medical, and Political Considerations / Edition 1

Environmental Case for Nuclear Power: Economic, Medical, and Political Considerations / Edition 1

by Robert Morris

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ISBN-13: 9781557787804
Publisher: Paragon House Publishers
Publication date: 07/01/2000
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Robert C. Morris received his Ph.D. in Science Education and is a retired Chemistry teacher, Educational Consultant and former Chairman of the Science Department for Illinois High School District 88. Morris is a recipient of the American Chemical Society Award for outstanding work in chemical education, received honorable mention in the National Science Teachers Association's program to select the U.S. science teacher of the year, and was a four-time recipient of National Science Foundation grants.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Preface
Chapter 1: The Fossil Fuels
Chapter 2: Found: A Substance with 2.7 Million Times More Energy Per Pound than Coal!
Chapter 3: The "Unsolvable Problem" of Waste Removal
Chapter 4: Air Pollution: Twentieth Century Scourge
Chapter 5: The Environmental Effects of Using the Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Power
Chapter 6: Risky Business
Chapter 7: What the Record Shows About Accidents
Chapter 8: What Are the Alternatives?
Addresses of Television Networks
Notes
Recommended Reading
Index

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