TITLE

THE FALLACY OF THE ENERGY-CIVILIZATION EQUATION

AUTHOR(S)
Basalla, George
PUB. DATE
September 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;9/22/79, Vol. 181 Issue 12, special section p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the concern that energy conservation would lead mankind to a doomed civilization. Tendency of Western nations to equate energy use with level of civilization; Explanation of the need of less industrialized nations for their own nuclear reactors; Link of the introduction of new energy sources to the advancement of culture.
ACCESSION #
11278061

 

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