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Issue 2 • June 1981

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    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 1
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  • Social and political perspectives on nuclear regulation after three mile Island

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 1
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    The near catastrophic accident at Three Mile Island, Pennsylvania in March 1979 prompted policymakers and government officials in the United States to closely examine the regulation of nuclear power, and a host of studies, panels, and special commissions were launched to examine the issue intensively. While the results are currently pouring in seemingly from everyone, the advice and recommendation... View full abstract»

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  • Letters to the editor

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):2 - 4
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  • In support of nuclear power

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):5 - 7
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    The widespread utilization of electricity is perhaps the greatest technological advance of our age; certainly, electricity has affected every aspect of our lives. For comfort, in summer and winter, we use electricity. For communications, worldwide, and from the basement to the kitchen, we use electricity. For safety, with giant early warning radars and with small household smoke detectors, we use ... View full abstract»

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  • Book reviews

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):7 - 8
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This Publication ceased production in 1981. The current title of the publication is IEEE Technology & Society Magazine.

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