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Author Conant, Melvin.

Title Access to energy, 2000 and after / Melvin A. Conant
Published Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (148 pages)
Series Essays for the third century
Essays for the third century.
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Abbreviations; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Nature of the Crisis: Energy Supply/Demand, 1977-2000; PERSPECTIVE ON WORLD ENERGY; THE WORLD ENERGY SITUATION AFTER 1977; COMPETITION OVER RESOURCES; WESTERN EUROPE; JAPAN; THE UNITED STATES; 2. The Concession System & the Oil Host Governments; THE RACE FOR OIL; THE MIDDLE EAST AFTER 1930; THE CONCESSIONS; THE BASIS FOR CONFRONTATION; MEXICO; VENEZUELA; IRAN; THE 1951 OIL NATIONALIZATION CRISIS; THE 1970 LIBYAN CRISIS; IRAN: THE POST-EMBARGO PERIOD; IRAQ
3. The Challenge of Change: The Oil Importer & Oil Exporter ResponseTHE OIL IMPORTERS; THE SCRAMBLE FOR BILATERAL RELATIONSHIPS; THE AMERICAN RESPONSE; ALLIED COOPERATION; THE NON-OIL LDC RESPONSE; THE ALGIERS DECLARATION; THE APRIL 1975 PREPARATORY CONFERENCE; THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY; THE JAMAICA ACCORD; CONFERENCE ON INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC COOPERATION; AMERICAN INITIATIVES IN THE CIEC; THE LEGACY OF CIEC; WORLD OIL IN THE AFTERMATH; 4. The Future of the International Oil Industry; DEVELOPMENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL OIL INDUSTRY; TOWARD GREATER GOVERNMENT CONTROL
THE LIBYAN CONFRONTATION OF 1970THE KUWAIT DECLARATION OF OCTOBER 1973; INDUSTRY-PRODUCER GOVERNMENT RELATIONS SINCE 1973; 5. Nuclear Energy: To 2000 & Beyond; NUCLEAR ENERGY SINCE THE EMBARGO; NUCLEAR ENERGY AND NUCLEAR WEAPONS; THE GEOPOLITICS OF NUCLEAR ENERGY; NUCLEAR ACCESS AND PROLIFERATION; THE POLITICAL COMPONENT; THE BREEDER REACTOR; URANIUM RESERVES AND RESOURCES; THE NUCLEAR FUTURE; 6. Ocean Frontiers of Energy; INTERNATIONAL CONSIDERATIONS; ENERGY SOURCES FROM THE OCEAN; Conclusion; Notes; Index
Summary Conant explores how the transformation of oil from a commercial commodity to a strategic raw material have changed the face of world energy politics. In an increasingly interdependent world, Conant questions the right of any nation to withold vital supplies from other countries
Notes English
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Subject Economic forecasting.
Energy policy.
Petroleum industry and trade.
Power resources.
Genre/Form Catalogs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0813104017
0813158710 (electronic bk.)
1322596492
9780813104010
9780813158716 (electronic bk.)
9781322596495