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The challenges to nuclear power in the twenty-first century

by Behram N. Kursunoglu

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsMintz, Stephan L., Perlmutter, Arnold
The Physical Object
Format[elektronische middelen]
Pagination1 online resource.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27023655M
ISBN 100306471051
ISBN 109780306471056
OCLC/WorldCa840398755

  The Challenge of Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century by Nuclear Age Peace Foundation The peoples and governments of the world face an urgent challenge relating to weaponry of mass destruction and Author: Nuclear Age Peace Foundation. Stephen J. Cimbala is Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Penn State Brandywine and the author of Russia and Postmodern Deterrence: Military Power and Its Challenges for Security (with Peter Rainow, Potomac Books, Inc., ). He has served as a consultant to various U.S. government agencies and defense contractors and has been cited in many U.S. and foreign media by: 1.

Nuclear Power in the 21st Century – International Ministerial Conference 30 October – 1 November , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. "Nuclear power at the crossroads: Challenges and prospects for the twenty-first century: Edited by Thomas C Lowinger and George W Hinman International Research Center for Energy and Economic Developme," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 23(7), pages , July.

What Will Remain: Nuclear Power in the 21st Century Germany will close all of its nuclear power plants by , leaving behind nuclear waste, iconic cooling towers, and dozens of industry towns. On , in the months following the disaster at Fukushima, Chancellor Angela Merkel announced that Germany would close all of its nuclear. These essays offer conceptual, historical, and analytical perspectives on one of the most significant challenges to global security in the twenty-first century: controlling nuclear proliferation. The spread of nuclear weapons is one of the most significant challenges to global security in the twenty-first century. Limiting the proliferation of nuclear weapons and materials may be the key to.


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