The Resource Power Over People

Power Over People

Label
Power Over People
Title
Power Over People
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Summary
For most of us, life is spent in one vast electromagnetic field. In the office we sit in front of computer terminals, at home, in front of the television. We cook our meals in microwave ovens, trim our hedges with electric shears, illuminate our houses, workplaces, and streets with incandescent and fluorescent lighting. And until only recently, the potential hazards imposed by life in the shadows of high-voltage power lines have hardly been considered. First published in 1973, Power Over People was the first book to address the frightening potential side effects of our dependence on electrical
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 333.7932
  • 363.18/9
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA569 -- Y68 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Power Over People
Publication
Bibliography note
References for Epilogue: 1992Bibliography for Introduction and Epilogue: 1992
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; Foreword; 1. A Quiet Place; 2. Power Transmission Pollution; 3. The People Protest; 4. ""The Government Will Protect Us""; 5. A Bend in the Line; 6. Trees or Towers; 7. David and Goliath; 8. Little Tranquilizing Pills; 9. Field Tests, Country Style; 10. Abuse of Discretion; 11. Ohio Power Company versus Clovis Strasbow; 12. Earthspace is Precious; 13. A Question of Power; 14. What Are the Alternatives?; 15. Progress Comes to Zilchville, U.S.A.; Epilogue: 1992; References for Original Text: 1973; Bibliography: 1973; References for Introduction: 1992
Control code
ocn936914042
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781601298867
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3593699x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)936914042
  • pebcs1601298862

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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