A timely and groundbreaking account of the disturbing landscape of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear meltdown amidst an earthquake and tsunami on Japan's NE coastline. In providing riveting insights into its background and the disaster management options taken and the political, technical and social reactions as the accident unfolded, the book critically reflects on both the implications for managing future nuclear disasters and the future of nuclear power itself.Social, Political and Environmental Issues Richard Hindmarsh ... It was a triple disaster. ... The foreboding wall of water rushed toward northeastern Japan, barreling down at the speed of a jumbo jet (CTV.ca News Staff 2011), slamming ships into ... and nonhumans (Bocking 1995, Hamblin 2008); and the relationship between nature (including human bodies) and technological systems (Hughes 2004, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Nuclear Disaster at Fukushima Daiichi|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-08-21|