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Superfund: The Political Economy of Environmental Risk

By: JA Hird

Johns Hopkins University Press

Paperback | Jun 1994 | #31475 | ISBN: 0801848075
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Hardback | Dec 1994 | #31474 | ISBN: 0801848067
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An investigation into the controversial U.S. federal hazardous waste cleanup program, known as Superfund.

A thorough, extensively documented, and well-written description of...the Superfund program and an astute appraisal of its many flaws...The book is a valuable contribution to the literature on Superfund policy and politics.--'Policy Currents' "Hird has masterfully reviewed the superfund program."--'Environment'

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David Lewis Feldman serves on the staff of the Energy Division of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. He is senior editor of Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy.

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