AUTHORMacDowell, Laurel S., Ed.
TITLENuclear Portraits: Communities, the Environment, and Public Policy
PUBLISHERUniversity of Toronto Press
CITYToronto, Buffalo, London
DATE PUBLISHED2017
ISBN978-1-4426-4861-6


This collection of articles focuses on how the global nuclear industry affects communities, public health and the environment. The articles examine specific events experienced by communities throughout the world in the nuclear era and emphasize the detrimental aspects of this complex industry. The contributors endeavor to increase the reader’s understanding of the nuclear weapons field and the nuclear power industry. The chapters cover incidents from the processing of uranium ore at Port Hope, Canada to the Fukushima disaster.


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