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Security of Energy supply is a major concern for all modern societies, intensified by skyrocketing demand in India and China and increasing international competition over fossil fuel deposits. Energy Security: An Interdisciplinary Approach gives A comparative analysis from both consumers' and producers' perspectives. It uniquely combines economics, geology, international relations, business, history, public management and political science, in one comprehensive volume, highlighting the vulnerabilities and need to move to more sustainable energy sources. The author provides a number of useful case studies to demonstrate the theory, including perspectives from consuming regions such as the United States, the European Union, and China, and from exporting regions; the Middle East, Africa, Russia and the Caspian Sea.


Key Features:-

  • coverage on theoretical and empirical frameworks so readers are able to analyse concepts relevant to
  • up-to-date coverage on ‘green energy\', outlining research on the balance between meeting energy nee
  • an examination of the three most prominent international energy organizations; International Energy
  • a full Glossary listing all important terms used in the energy field

More Details about Energy Security An Interdisciplinary Approach

General Information  
Author(s)Gawdat Bahgat
PublisherJohn Wiley
ISBN9780470689042
Pages254
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011