Bhopal: Anatomy of a Crisis

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Ballinger Publishing Company, 1987 - Political Science - 184 pages
Bhopal native Shrivastava (management, Bucknell U., Pennsylvania) examines the general and specific causes for the 1984 toxic gas leak from a Union Carbide plant in Bhopal that killed 3,000 people, and the impact on the injured, society, and industrial and regulatory organizations. Updated from the 1987 first edition to describe the lingering effects. Distributed by Taylor and Francis. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Considering that the author is a native of Bhopal, India, this is a surprisingly bland treatment of the devastating industrial accident that occurred in that city in 1984. Shrivastava uses Bhopal as ... Read full review


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