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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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Energy, the Modern State, and the American World System

George A. Gonzalez - 2018 - 196 pages
Examines political authority in the modern era as a function of specific energy politics. In this provocative and original study, George A. Gonzalez argues that the ...
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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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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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The Politics of Air Pollution: Urban Growth, Ecological Modernization, and ...

George A. Gonzalez - Nature - 2005 - 144 pages
Argues that clean air policy is driven by locally oriented economic elites.
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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
Throughout the US oil and gas shale are being 'hydrofracked' to produce petroleum and natural gas. Oil (or tar) sands from Canada is being 'processed' – thereby generating ...
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The Absolute and Star Trek

George A. Gonzalez - Philosophy - 2016 - 116 pages
This volume explains how Star Trek allows viewers to comprehend significant aspects of Georg Hegel’s concept the absolute, the driving force behind history. Gonzalez, with wit ...
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Fuel for Thought: An Environmental Strategy for the Energy Sector

Business & Economics - 2000 - 118 pages
Energy is basic to development. People in developing countries attach a high priority to energy services, spending nearly 12 per cent of income on energy, more than five times ...
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