Frühling, Stephan, Dr.

Australia's Uranium Trade : The Domestic and Foreign Policy Challenges of a Contentious Export - Farnham : Ashgate Publishing Ltd, 2013. - 1 online resource (229 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Introduction: Australia's Uranium Trade in Domestic and International Context; PART I: International Context; 1 The Nuclear Energy Revival and Global Governance; 2 Australia's Uranium Exports and Nuclear Arsenal Expansion: Is There a Connection?; 3 Industry Perspectives on Non-Proliferation; PART II: Domestic Policy Challenges; 4 The Economic Potential of Uranium Mining for Australia; 5 The Third Wave of the Uranium Export Debate; 6 The Politics of Uranium Mining in Australia Part III: Foreign Policy Challenges7 Powering Major Powers: Understanding Australian Uranium Export Decisions; 8 Australian and Canadian Nuclear Policy: The Challenge of India; Index

This edited volume explores Australia's uranium trade by examining it across a range of domestic and international dimensions. It focuses on the key challenges facing Australian policy makers in a twenty-first century context where civilian nuclear energy consumption is expanding significantly while at the same time the international nuclear non-proliferation regime is subject to increasing and unprecedented pressures.

9781409429920 134.95 (NL)


Nuclear energy.
Nuclear nonproliferation.
Uranium industry -- Australia.
Uranium industry -- Political aspects -- Australia.
Uranium mines and mining -- Australia.


Electronic books.

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