Is nuclear power safe? This is a controversial issue. Sensible fear studies nuclear power as a threat in society. What is the role social interaction in a nuclear threat situation? What kind of social psychological processes take place after a nuclear accident? Nuclear accidents are compared with other disasters, both man-made and natural, as potential traumatic events. Psychological consequences, like traumatic stress, are explained and described at a more general level with special reference to nuclear accidents. In the empirical part of Sensible fear, reactions to a nuclear threat are studied in four Finnish towns after an incident at the Sosnovyi Bor nuclear power plant. What was the effect of ths nuclear accident on these Finnish inhabitants?
Tuotteen lisääminen ostoskoriin onnistui Siirry ostoskoriin
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Julkaisija Sosiaalipsykologia (Helsingin yliopisto) Julkaisuvuosi 2003 Sivumäärä 190 Kieli Englanti Ulkoasu A5,pehmeäkantinen ISBN 9521000317