Download e-book for kindle: Lessons From Fukushima: Japanese Case Studies on Science, by Yuko Fujigaki

By Yuko Fujigaki

ISBN-10: 3319153528

ISBN-13: 9783319153520

ISBN-10: 3319351788

ISBN-13: 9783319351780

This publication is ready the implications of the Fukushima catastrophe in gentle in their technological, societal, political, cultural and environmental origins. The value of the nuclear coincidence is investigated during this e-book within the contexts of politics, economic system, and society. The authors scrutinize the relationships among technology, know-how and society resulting in this coincidence. additional, the authors show how those relationships have been built traditionally.

This ebook offers a case research at the Fukushima catastrophe in political, societal, financial and cultural dimensions. additionally, analyses for traditionally grown relationships among diversified societal spheres mouthing into failures are provided utilizing examples of the Minamata ailment (Mercury pollution), Itai-Itai affliction (Cadmium pollution), BSE, and GMOs.

With this e-book, Yuko Fujigaki achieves to attach neighborhood and cultural peculiarities with generalized clinical info and practices in a coherent, logical style to a entire quantity on a really real subject of worldwide value. In mild of a globally expanding strength hole, this ebook has a special worldwide relevance, supplying a good account on diverse triggers mouthing into the nuclear catastrophe. This ebook not just offers a systematic account. It can also additionally give a contribution to avoid destiny mess ups ranging from comparable vectors.

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