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Alaskan Resources Development

Issues Of The 1980s, 1st Edition

Edited by Thomas A. Morehouse

Routledge

212 pages

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Description

Many U.S. citizens and policymakers look to Alaska as a resource storehouse for the remaining years of 1980s and beyond. This book examines the federal and state policies, economic and political constraints, and social consequences of Alaskan resources development during two decades.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Evolution of Alaska Land Policy 3. Alaska's Petroleum-Based Economy 4. Nonfuel Minerals and Coal 5. Renewable Resources 6. Environmental Issues 7. Resource Development and Alaska Wealth Management 8. Conclusion: The Limits of Policy

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General