Examines political authority in the modern era as a function of specific energy politics.
Documents how energy resource acquisition has been the driving motivator for European and American international relations.
Reveals the role played by political and economic elites in the privileging of civilian commercial nuclear energy over other options, such as solar, in the United States after 1945.
Examines Russia’s energy policy with rival Eurasian supplier states from 1992 to 2002.
Uses concepts from social theory to explore the history and future of nuclear power in the U. S. and to explore the nature of technological change in the U. S. economy.