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Product Description: This book provides the reader with essential tools needed to analyze complex societal issues and demonstrates the transition from physics to modern-day laws and treaties. This second edition features new equation-oriented material and extensive data sets drawing upon current information from experts in their fields...read more

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9781461492719 | 2 edition (Springer Verlag, December 7, 2013), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: This book provides the reader with essential tools needed to analyze complex societal issues and demonstrates the transition from physics to modern-day laws and treaties.
9780387955605 | 1 edition (Springer Verlag, April 27, 2007), cover price $159.00 | About this edition: Physics of Societal Issues is a textbook those who seek to understand fundamental issues of energy use, nuclear weapons, and the environment using facts and figures instead of slogans and postures.

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Product Description: Obtaining a future based on sustainable energy requires using energy more efficiently in transportation, buildings and appliances. Even If consumption is reduced by one-half, there will always be a need to obtain new energy sources...read more
By David Hafemeister (editor), Daniel Kammen (editor), Barbara G. Levi (editor) and Peter Schwartz (editor)

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9780735409729 | Amer Inst of Physics, December 14, 2011, cover price $178.00 | About this edition: Obtaining a future based on sustainable energy requires using energy more efficiently in transportation, buildings and appliances.

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Product Description: As members of the American Physical Society’s Forum on Physics and Society, we are concerned with the need to produce and use energy more wisely. One contribution we feel we can make is to educate fellow physicists, especially those who teach in our colleges and universities, about the technical details of some of the more promising techniques for efficient and renewable energy...read more
By David Hafemeister (editor), Barbara G. Levi (editor), Mark D. Levine (editor) and Peter Schwartz (editor)

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9780735405721 | Amer Inst of Physics, October 1, 2008, cover price $239.00 | About this edition: As members of the American Physical Society’s Forum on Physics and Society, we are concerned with the need to produce and use energy more wisely.

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9780883189320 | Amer Inst of Physics, March 1, 1992, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Physics and Nuclear Arms Today is a collection of the best articles written about the arms race which appeared in Physics Today between 1976 and 1989. The articles explore a wide variety of topical issues such as the effects of nuclear weapons, nuclear testing, offensive strategic weapons, defensive SDI or Star Wars weapons, nuclear nonproliferation and the social responsibility of scientists as well as a wide selection of articles which chronicle the history of nuclear weaponry...read more
By David Hafemeister (editor)

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9780883186268 | Amer Inst of Physics, April 1, 1991, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: Physics and Nuclear Arms Today is a collection of the best articles written about the arms race which appeared in Physics Today between 1976 and 1989.

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9780883186404 | Amer Inst of Physics, April 1, 1991, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Physics and Nuclear Arms Today is a collection of the best articles written about the arms race which appeared in Physics Today between 1976 and 1989.

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9780883183786 | Amer Inst of Physics, December 1, 1988, cover price $70.00

By David Hafemeister (editor)

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9780917853159 | Amer Assn of Physics Teachers, June 1, 1986, cover price $10.00

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