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Climate of Capitulation [electronic resource]: An Insider's Account of State Power in a Coal Nation

Vivian E. Thomson
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, [2017]
Language
English
ISBN
9780262340663, 0262340666, 9780262036344, 0262036347
Summary
How power is wielded in environmental policy making at the state level, and how to redress the ingrained favoritism toward coal and electric utilities.
Contents
  • Mirant: no good deed goes unpunished
  • Wise "rogue board"
  • Roda: coal, dust, and inequality
  • A climate of capitulation
  • Shotgun marriage federalism
  • Six crucial coal states and the south
  • "Thus always to tyrants": lessons and reforms.
Description
1 online resource (xi, 242 pages) : illustrations, map
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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