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Energy and the Politics of the North Atlantic

George A. Gonzalez - BUSINESS & ECONOMICS - 2013 - 200 pages
Documents how energy resource acquisition has been the driving motivator for European and American international relations. Since the onset of the Second Industrial Revolution ...
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Urban Sprawl, Global Warming, and the Empire of Capital

George A. Gonzalez - Political Science - 2009 - 170 pages
Argues that the United States refuses to address global warming because of the reliance of the American economy on urban sprawl. This far-reaching and penetrating study sheds ...
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The Politics of Air Pollution: Urban Growth, Ecological Modernization, and ...

George A. Gonzalez - Nature - 2006 - 144 pages
Argues that clean air policy is driven by locally oriented economic elites.
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Flashpoints in Environmental Policymaking: Controversies in Achieving ...

Sheldon Kamieniecki, George A. Gonzalez, Robert O. Vos - Business & Economics - 1997 - 367 pages
Presents alternative and often opposing viewpoints on the major national and international environmental controversies that will be with us well into the twenty-first century.
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Corporate Power and the Environment: The Political Economy of U.S ...

George A. Gonzalez - Political Science - 2001 - 145 pages
Environmental policy is broadly viewed as an oasis of democracy, unspoiled by crass capitalism and undominated by corporate interests. This book counters that view. The focus ...
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The Politics of Star Trek: Justice, War, and the Future

George A. Gonzalez - Performing Arts - 2015 - 219 pages
The Star Trek franchise reflects, conveys, and comments upon the key philosophical tensions of the modern era. This book details the manner in which these tensions and ...
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American Empire and the Canadian Oil Sands

George A. Gonzalez - Political Science - 2016 - 194 pages
This book shows that the unconventional fossil fuels revolution taking place in North America must be understood in light of the great power status of the US. Gonzalez argues ...
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Global Change, Energy Issues and Regulation Policies

Jean Bernard Saulnier, Marcelo Dias Varella - Science - 2013 - 308 pages
This book analyses the deep interaction between the world’s environmental crises, energy production, conversion and use, and global regulation policies. Bringing together ...
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Renewable Gas: The Transition to Low Carbon Energy Fuels

Jo Abbess - Science - 2015 - 269 pages
The author looks at the prospects for a transition from natural gas to low carbon gas, which could take several decades, and at how this will depend on the evolution of the ...
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Sustainable Development and Innovation in the Energy Sector

Ulrich Steger - Business & Economics - 2005 - 267 pages
This book addresses the reality that there is no consensus on the extent to which innovations can reconcile ever-growing energy consumption, the shrinking availability of ...
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