Fragility, Stability, and Our Ideals Regarding the Well-Being of Others: Reflections on Fukushima Daiichi

TitleFragility, Stability, and Our Ideals Regarding the Well-Being of Others: Reflections on Fukushima Daiichi
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsShockley, K
JournalEthics, Policy & Environment: A Journal of Philosophy and Geography
Volume14
Issue3
Pagination291-295
Date Published10/2011
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number2155-0085
AbstractThis paper discusses how cases like Fukushima indicate our failure to recognize the fragility of our nuclear power infrastructure – as well as other key infrastructures – to survive major disasters and how this fragility represents a lack of concern for the well-being of others.
NotesCover Date: OCT 2011.Source Info: 14(3), 291-295. Language: English. Journal Announcement: 46-2. Subject: ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS; ETHICS; FRAGILITY; FUKUSHIMA; NUCLEAR ENERGY; NUCLEAR POWER; SAFETY. Update Code: 20150211.
DOI10.1080/21550085.2011.605856

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