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Responsibility, equity and credibility--ethical dilemmas relating to nuclear waste

Annika Nilsson

Responsibility, equity and credibility--ethical dilemmas relating to nuclear waste

by Annika Nilsson

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Published by Kommentus Förlag in Stockholm, Sweden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive waste disposal -- Sweden.,
  • Radioactive waste disposal -- Environmental aspects -- Sweden.,
  • Radioactive waste disposal -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Sweden.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[text: Annika Nilsson ; English translation: Richard Nord ; illustrations ; Cecilia Torudd].
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 61 p. :
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19188859M
    ISBN 109173451053

    Ethics or morality has to do with the principles, standards, rules, norms of conduct that make cooperation, justice, and freedom possible. Ethics is inseparable from questions of cultural meaning and social power; it provides a philosophically based touchstone for an ideal of justice, right relationship, and the proper use of power and authority. The Ethics of Waste is essential reading for anybody interested in contemporary approaches to waste but it is also an important addition to the sociological literature on consumption, practice and environment/5(2).

    Review: Éduquer par la Philosophie et le Conte au Développement Durable: 12 Ateliers Pédagogiques (Education through philosophy and tale for Sustainability development: 12 pedagogical workshops)Cited by: 6. IAEA. Nuclear Energy Series provide information in the areas of nuclear power, nuclear fuel cycle, radioactive waste management and decommissioning, and on general issues that are relevant to all of the above mentioned areas. The structure of the IAEA Nuclear Energy Series comprises three levels: 1 — Basic Principles and Objectives; 2 — Guides.

    Social accountability is an important component of an overall good governance framework. This three-module course introduces participants to the concept of social accountability and provides the skills necessary to design effective, context-specific initiatives at the local level. Ethical and Environmental Background to the Management of Waste. This article was originally published on The development and welfare of modern societies depend to a large extent upon the contribution of technology and industrial processes, such as the generation and widespread use of electricity.


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The purpose of this review is to examine ethical dilemmas related to high-level nuclear waste disposal in a long-term perspective including potential access to the waste in the future.

The time span considered here isyears based on current experts’ assessment of the radiological toxicity of the : Martin Tondel, Martin Tondel, Lena Lindahl. Ethical and Environmental Background to the Management of Waste. The development and welfare of modern societies depend to a large extent upon the contribution of technology and industrial processes, such as the generation and widespread use of electricity.

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The use of nuclear energy across the world has increased immensely since it was first discovered in the mid 20th century. But, with this increase of use comes an increase of nuclear waste.

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The fundamental ethical principles call upon Federal employees to place loyalty to the Constitution, our public laws, and ethical standards above. The storage of nuclear waste makes warnings to the future necessary, as described in chapter 6.

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