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Review of Koichi Hasegawa's book Beyond Fukushima
(2017)
  • Daniel P Aldrich, Northeastern University
Abstract
This important new book tackles a question that has vexed many observers since the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami set off meltdowns at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plants in Japan. While in the early 2000s many observers proclaimed the start of a global nuclear renaissance, the inability of the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) to prevent and then successful contain a nuclear accident at Fukushima put that on hold.

Keywords
  • Fukushima,
  • Hasegawa,
  • nuclear power,
  • disaster
Publication Date
2017
Citation Information
Daniel P Aldrich. "Review of Koichi Hasegawa's book Beyond Fukushima" (2017)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/daniel_aldrich/39/