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Nuclear Power and Energy Policy

The Limits to Governance

Authors: Stoker, Gerry, Baker, Keith

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This book explores how different governments have leveraged their capacity to advance a revival of nuclear power. Presenting in-depth case studies of France, Finland, Britain and the United States, Baker and Stoker argue that governments may struggle to promote new investment in nuclear power.

About the authors

Keith Baker is an Assistant Professor in the School of Public Policy at Oregon State University, USA. His research focuses on governance, nuclear power and energy policy.
 
Gerry Stoker is Centenary Research Professor, IGPA, University of Canberra, Australia, and Professor of Governance at the University of Southampton, UK. His main research interests are in governance, public service reform and the nature of anti-politics.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • A Revival of Nuclear Power?

    Baker, Keith (et al.)

    Pages 1-12

  • The Political Economy of Nuclear Power

    Baker, Keith (et al.)

    Pages 13-37

  • Governance and the Limits of Governance Theory

    Baker, Keith (et al.)

    Pages 38-58

  • A Framework for Understanding Governance in Practice

    Baker, Keith (et al.)

    Pages 59-80

  • A Revival of Nuclear Power in Britain

    Baker, Keith (et al.)

    Pages 81-113

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eBook £63.99
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover £79.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-43385-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nuclear Power and Energy Policy
Book Subtitle
The Limits to Governance
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-43386-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137433862
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-43385-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 245
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