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The Resource Zoom : the global race to fuel the car of the future, Iain Carson and Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran

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the global race to fuel the car of the future
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Iain Carson and Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran
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Language
eng
Summary
Reveals that the auto and oil industries are at a pivotal crossroads and have shaped domestic capitalism and the international landscape to create both progress and consequence, in an account that predicts a revolution in energy use and car manufacture
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Carson, Iain
Dewey number
338.4/7629222
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9710.A2
LC item number
C27 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1969-
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Vaitheeswaran, Vijay V.
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  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Automobiles
  • Alternative fuel vehicles
  • Automobiles
  • Power resources
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Alternative fuel vehicles
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Automobiles
  • Automobiles
  • Power resources
  • United States
  • Automobilindustrie
  • Technologiepolitik
  • Alternative Energiequelle
  • Innovationsförderung
  • Industrielle Forschung
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Automobiles
  • Alternative fuel vehicles
  • Automobiles
  • Power resources
  • Automobile industry and trade
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Zoom : the global race to fuel the car of the future, Iain Carson and Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-325) and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Big oil in big trouble : the world is not running out of oil, but America's oil giants are in trouble even so
  • pt. 2.
  • Can dinosaurs dance?
  • ch. 4.
  • The parable of the Prius : how Toyota's culture propelled the once-provincial carmaker past GM to number one
  • ch. 5.
  • The axis of oil : oil's geopolitical complications arise from America's bipartisan addiction to oil
  • ch. 6.
  • The slumbering giant awakes : the great awakening of America to the dangers of oil addiction and global warming is pushing corporations to act -- but can big business really solve the problem?
  • pt. 3.
  • Introduction : The great awakening : oil is the problem ; cars are the solution
  • Manifold destiny
  • ch. 7.
  • Crouching tiger, leaping dragon : Asia's rise could save, rather than destroy, the planet
  • ch .8.
  • The juice and the jalopy : the same anarchic, amazing forces that brought us the Internet and telecom revolutions are now racing to develop the clean fuels and smart cars of tomorrow
  • ch. 9.
  • A call to arms : a grass-roots movement sweeping across America promises to overturn Washington's oil curse -- and level the playing field for clean energy and the car of the future
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • Highway robbery
  • ch. 1.
  • The terrible twins : cars and oil wrote the history of twentieth-century American capitalism
  • ch. 2.
  • Down and out in Detroit : how the car industry, the icon of American greatness in the last century, lost its way
  • ch. 3.
Control code
ocm86110050
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780446580045
Lccn
2007011373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o86110050
  • (OCoLC)86110050
Label
Zoom : the global race to fuel the car of the future, Iain Carson and Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Big oil in big trouble : the world is not running out of oil, but America's oil giants are in trouble even so
  • pt. 2.
  • Can dinosaurs dance?
  • ch. 4.
  • The parable of the Prius : how Toyota's culture propelled the once-provincial carmaker past GM to number one
  • ch. 5.
  • The axis of oil : oil's geopolitical complications arise from America's bipartisan addiction to oil
  • ch. 6.
  • The slumbering giant awakes : the great awakening of America to the dangers of oil addiction and global warming is pushing corporations to act -- but can big business really solve the problem?
  • pt. 3.
  • Introduction : The great awakening : oil is the problem ; cars are the solution
  • Manifold destiny
  • ch. 7.
  • Crouching tiger, leaping dragon : Asia's rise could save, rather than destroy, the planet
  • ch .8.
  • The juice and the jalopy : the same anarchic, amazing forces that brought us the Internet and telecom revolutions are now racing to develop the clean fuels and smart cars of tomorrow
  • ch. 9.
  • A call to arms : a grass-roots movement sweeping across America promises to overturn Washington's oil curse -- and level the playing field for clean energy and the car of the future
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • pt. 1.
  • Highway robbery
  • ch. 1.
  • The terrible twins : cars and oil wrote the history of twentieth-century American capitalism
  • ch. 2.
  • Down and out in Detroit : how the car industry, the icon of American greatness in the last century, lost its way
  • ch. 3.
Control code
ocm86110050
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780446580045
Lccn
2007011373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o86110050
  • (OCoLC)86110050

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