Coverart for item
The Resource Learning from Disaster : Risk Management After Bhopal, Shelia Jasanoff

Learning from Disaster : Risk Management After Bhopal, Shelia Jasanoff

Label
Learning from Disaster : Risk Management After Bhopal
Title
Learning from Disaster
Title remainder
Risk Management After Bhopal
Statement of responsibility
Shelia Jasanoff
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Selected by Choice magazine as an Outstanding Academic Title The 1984 lethal gas leak at the Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal, India, may be the most extensively studied industrial disaster in history. In a departure from earlier studies that have focused primarily on the causes of the catastrophe, Sheila Jasanoff and the contributors to this volume critically examine the consequences of the accident
Cataloging source
DEGRU
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jasanoff, Shelia
Series statement
Law in Social Context
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bhopal Union Carbide Plant Disaster (India : 1984)
  • Technology
  • Technology and state
  • Technology
  • Bhopal Union Carbide Plant Disaster, Bhopal, India, 1984
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Regional Planning
  • Technology and state
  • Technology
  • Technology
  • India
Label
Learning from Disaster : Risk Management After Bhopal, Shelia Jasanoff
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6. Disaster Prevention in Europe
  • 7. The Transnational Traffic in Legal Remedies
  • 8. Bad Arithmetic: Disaster Litigation as Less Than the Sum of 158 Its Parts
  • 9. Toxic Politics and Pollution Victims in the Third World
  • 10. Information and Disaster Prevention
  • 11. The Capacity of International Institutions to Manage Bhopal-like Problems
  • 12. Societal Contradictions and Industrial Crises
  • Bibliography
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Backmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction: Learning from Disaster
  • 2. The Restructuring of Union Carbide
  • 3. Legal and Political Repercussions in India
  • 4. Industrial Risk Management in India Since Bhopal
  • 5. Citizen Participation in Environmental Policy Making
Control code
ocn979585380
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781512803358
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9781512803358
Other physical details
4 illus
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv4w71k1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)979585380
Label
Learning from Disaster : Risk Management After Bhopal, Shelia Jasanoff
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6. Disaster Prevention in Europe
  • 7. The Transnational Traffic in Legal Remedies
  • 8. Bad Arithmetic: Disaster Litigation as Less Than the Sum of 158 Its Parts
  • 9. Toxic Politics and Pollution Victims in the Third World
  • 10. Information and Disaster Prevention
  • 11. The Capacity of International Institutions to Manage Bhopal-like Problems
  • 12. Societal Contradictions and Industrial Crises
  • Bibliography
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Backmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction: Learning from Disaster
  • 2. The Restructuring of Union Carbide
  • 3. Legal and Political Repercussions in India
  • 4. Industrial Risk Management in India Since Bhopal
  • 5. Citizen Participation in Environmental Policy Making
Control code
ocn979585380
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781512803358
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9781512803358
Other physical details
4 illus
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv4w71k1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)979585380

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...