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Fukushima and the Privatization of Risk

Authors: Nadesan, M.

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Majia Holmer Nadesan analyzes the Fukushima nuclear disaster and its radiological aftermath for the citizens of Japan and elsewhere in the context of historical and contemporary understandings of radiation-caused health and reproductive effects.

About the authors

Majia Holmer Nadesan is a professor at Arizona State University. She has published a number of books examining the bioethics and biopolitics of social governance and human welfare: Constructing Autism, Governmentality, Biopower, and Everyday Life, and Governing Childhood: Biopolitical Strategies of Childhood Education and Management. Her work addresses how powerful market forces, state sovereignty, and expert knowledge shape public health and welfare.

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"The most thorough, documented analysis of the radiation effects of the Fukushima disaster I know of, with an unsparing account of 68 years of nuclear denial." Charles Perrow, Yale University, USA


Table of contents (5 chapters)

Table of contents (5 chapters)

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eBook $59.99
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $70.00
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Fukushima and the Privatization of Risk
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-34312-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137343123
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-34311-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46549-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 149
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