The Resource Burying uncertainty : risk and the case against geological disposal of nuclear waste, K.S. Shrader-Frechette

Burying uncertainty : risk and the case against geological disposal of nuclear waste, K.S. Shrader-Frechette

Label
Burying uncertainty : risk and the case against geological disposal of nuclear waste
Title
Burying uncertainty
Title remainder
risk and the case against geological disposal of nuclear waste
Statement of responsibility
K.S. Shrader-Frechette
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Shrader-Frechette looks at current U.S. government policy regarding the nation's high-level radioactive waste both scientifically and ethically. What should be done with our nation's high-level radioactive waste, which will remain hazardous for thousands of years? This is one of the most pressing problems faced by the nuclear power industry, and current U
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shrader-Frechette, K. S.
Dewey number
  • 363.7289
  • 621.48/38
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
TD898.2
LC item number
.S48 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Radioactive waste disposal in the ground
  • Radioactive waste disposal in the ground
Label
Burying uncertainty : risk and the case against geological disposal of nuclear waste, K.S. Shrader-Frechette
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; 1. The Riddle of Nuclear Waste; 2. Understanding the Origins of the Problem; 3. Reliance on Value Judgments in Repository Risk Assessment; 4. Subjective Estimates of Repository Risks; 5. Subjective Evaluations of Repository Risks; 6. Problematic Inferences in Assessing Repository Risks; 7. Uncertainty: An Obstacle to Geological Disposal; 8. Equity: An Obstacle to Geological Disposal; 9. An Alternative to Permanent Geological Disposal; Notes; Index of Names; Index of Subjects
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (363 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612354977
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111004366710798
  • (EBL)224698
  • (OCoLC)630528749
  • (SSID)ssj0000116060
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11125107
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000116060
  • (PQKBWorkID)10033390
  • (PQKB)10786825
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC224698
  • (EXLCZ)99111004366710798
Label
Burying uncertainty : risk and the case against geological disposal of nuclear waste, K.S. Shrader-Frechette
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; 1. The Riddle of Nuclear Waste; 2. Understanding the Origins of the Problem; 3. Reliance on Value Judgments in Repository Risk Assessment; 4. Subjective Estimates of Repository Risks; 5. Subjective Evaluations of Repository Risks; 6. Problematic Inferences in Assessing Repository Risks; 7. Uncertainty: An Obstacle to Geological Disposal; 8. Equity: An Obstacle to Geological Disposal; 9. An Alternative to Permanent Geological Disposal; Notes; Index of Names; Index of Subjects
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (363 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612354977
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111004366710798
  • (EBL)224698
  • (OCoLC)630528749
  • (SSID)ssj0000116060
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11125107
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000116060
  • (PQKBWorkID)10033390
  • (PQKB)10786825
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC224698
  • (EXLCZ)99111004366710798

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