Nuclear power, popular culture and the rise of ‘global consciousness’

Dick van Lente

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The article explores evidence for the contention that worldwide concerns about nuclear weapons contributed to creating a transnational political awareness, as foreseen by thinkers from the eighteenth century on. It argues that popular media are an excellent source for exploring this question.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)640
Number of pages645
JournalContemporanea. XIXth and XXth century history review
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2015


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