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Author Gonzalez, George A., 1969-

Title Energy and empire : the politics of nuclear and solar power in the United States / George A. Gonzalez.

Published Albany : SUNY Press, c2012.
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 Law Library - First Floor  HD9502.A2 G655 2012     AVAILABLE
Descript 168 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-160) and index.
Contents The politics of nuclear and solar energy -- The political economy of U.S. energy policy -- U.S. economic elites, nuclear power, and solar energy -- Urban sprawl as economic stimulus -- Global oil politics -- Global energy politics and urban sprawl -- Conclusion : urban sprawl, energy, and the failure of empire.
Subject Energy policy -- United States.
Environmental policy -- United States.
Nuclear energy -- Government policy -- United States.
Solar energy -- Government policy -- United States.
ISBN 9781438442952 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1438442955 (hbk. : alk. paper)