Maintaining a low profile: Anti-nuclear movements and the British state

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Abstract

This chapter analyses the political conflict over nuclear energy from 1974 to 1989 and discusses the value of the policy style concept for an explanation of the role of the state in the nuclear conflict and its contribution to the containment of anti-nuclear opposition.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationStates and Anti-Nuclear Movements
EditorsHelena Flam
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherEdinburgh University Press
Pages69-99
Number of pages30
ISBN (Print)0748603964
Publication statusPublished - 1994

Publication series

NameEnvironment, Politics and Society
PublisherEdinburgh University Press

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Keywords

  • nti-nuclear movements
  • British State
  • British politics
  • nuclear power
  • environment
  • nuclear policy
  • privatisation

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Rudig, W. (1994). Maintaining a low profile: Anti-nuclear movements and the British state. In H. Flam (Ed.), States and Anti-Nuclear Movements (pp. 69-99). (Environment, Politics and Society). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.