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Half-lives and half-truths : confronting the radioactive legacies of the cold war

Title
Half-lives and half-truths : confronting the radioactive legacies of the cold war / edited by Barbara Rose Johnston.
Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Published
Santa Fe, N.M. : School for Advanced Research Press, 2007.
Description
x, 326 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
URL
<Table of contents only> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip077/2006102477.html
Other contributors
Johnston, Barbara Rose. School for Advanced Research (Santa Fe, N.M.)
Series
School for Advanced Research resident scholar series
Notes
"A School for Advanced Research resident scholar book." Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Half-lives, half-truths, and other radioactive legacies of the cold war / Barbara Rose Johnston
  • "More like us than mice" : radiation experiments with indigenous peoples / Barbara Rose Johnston
  • Earle Reynolds : scientist, citizen, and Cold War dissident / David Price
  • There are no peripheries to humanity : Northern Alaska nuclear dumping and the Iñupiat's search for redress / Edith Turner
  • Uranium mining and milling : Navajo experiences in the American Southwest / Barbara Rose Johnston, Susan Dawson, and Gary Madsen
  • Uranium mine workers, atomic downwinders, and the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) : the nuclear legacy / Susan Dawson and Gary Madsen
  • Hanford, tribal risks, and public health in an era of forced federalism / Edward Liebow
  • From Cold War complex to nature preserve : diagnosing the breakdown of a multi-stakeholder decision process and its consequences for Rocky Flats / Theresa Satterfield and Joshua Levin
  • Health assessment downwind : past abuses shadow future indicators / Marie Boutté
  • From analysis to action : efforts to address the nuclear legacy in the Marshall Islands / Holly Barker
  • Russia's radiation victims of Cold War weapons production surviving in a culture of secrecy and denial / Paula Garb
  • Unraveling the secrets of the past : contested versions of nuclear testing in the Soviet Republic of Kazakhstan / Cynthia Werner and Kathleen Purvis-Roberts
  • Nuclear legacies : arrogance, secrecy, ignorance, lies, silence, suffering, action / Laura Nader and Hugh Gusterson.
Subject headings
Medical policy--Soviet Union. Medical policy--United States. Radioactivity--Soviet Union. Radioactivity--United States. Cold War. Nuclear Warfare--Soviet Union. Nuclear Warfare--United States.
ISBN
9781930618824 (pbk. : alk. paper) 1930618824 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
RA393 .H33 2007
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Kokomo Library
Call Number
RA393 .H33 2007
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Stacks
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2nd Floor
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