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Nuclear deterrence

Nuclear deterrence

Implications and policy options for the 1980s

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Published by Castle House Publications .
Written in English


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ISBN 100719400791
ISBN 109780719400797

The specter of Russian tactical nuclear de-escalation strikes, more sophisticated Chinese ballistic-missile submarines, and intercontinental North Korean capabilities all raise the stakes for nuclear deterrence. US policy makers must decide which nuclear posture will allow the United States to credibly deter nuclear war while assuring its allies and partners across the globe. Define nuclear deterrence. nuclear deterrence synonyms, nuclear deterrence pronunciation, nuclear deterrence translation, English dictionary definition of nuclear deterrence. During the Cold War, deterrence often served as shorthand for nuclear deterrence with US nuclear forces playing a primary role in US deterrence strategies. Deterrence.

  Timely and thoughtful analysis of U.S. nuclear deterrence in Northeast Asia. Global Asia The book provides a helpful overview for anyone seeking to understand the dilemmas that the United States faces when attempting to protect allies with nuclear threats, especially when it comes to Japan and South Korea. Texas National Security Review. Page The idea that effective deterrence could be accomplished by conventional forces alone began to emerge in the mids. 4 At that time, it was based in part on questions about the efficacy of extended nuclear deterrence in the presence of a massive and growing Soviet nuclear arsenal and in part on improving the conventional defense capabilities of the United States .

  U.S. Nuclear and Extended Deterrence: Considerations and Challenges Richard C. Bush, Vanda Felbab-Brown, Martin S. Indyk, Michael E. O’Hanlon, Steven Pifer, and Kenneth M Pollack Monday, June 7. This book of selections from the distinguished journal International Security speaks to the most important question of our age: the deterrence of nuclear war. Originally published in The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist Cited by:


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The first half of the book gives the history of deterrence, describes different types, and contrasts the concept with its competitors, including prevention, pre-emption, and compellence.

He also draws on the literature from criminology, which is rarely considered in the international context.5/5(3). Nuclear Deterrence Theory is a very important work for students of strategy. Unfortunately, the book was published near the end of the Cold War when interest in nuclear strategy was waning.

Consequently, it Nuclear deterrence book not remembered as the important work that it by: Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Nuclear Deterrence is an accessible and authoritative introduction Nuclear deterrence book the deterrent tactics employed to prevent war, drawing on the unprecedented power of nuclear weapons.

Written by celebrated historian and professor of War Studies Sir Lawrence Freedman, Nuclear Deterrence explores the history behind the world's most lethal /5.

For nearly fifty years, including the decade and a half since the end of the Cold War, deterrence has remained the central nuclear arms control policy between the. Nuclear Deterrence. By Andrew O’Neil. DESCRIPTION. This book provides the first detailed analysis of the way in which extended nuclear deterrence operates in contemporary Asia.

It addresses the key question: What does the role of extended nuclear deterrence in Asia tell us about the broader role of extended nuclear deterrence in the.

In the new book from the Center for Security Policy Press, Growing Challenges for America’s Nuclear Deterrent, nine national security experts examine. Deterrence remains a primary doctrine for dealing with the threat of nuclear weapons in the 21st century.

In this book, Thérèse Delpech calls for a renewed intellectual effort to address the relevance of the traditional concepts of first strike, escalation, extended deterrence, and other Cold War–era strategies in today's complex world of additional superpowers (e.g., China).

In this book. George Quester analyzes the future of nuclear deterrence in light of its past, and discovers that the fundamental tenets of nuclear deterrence remain unchanged. George Quester considers the overwhelming tensions present in a society threatened by the prospect of a nuclear holocaust and a lingering nuclear winter.

In such a context, it is worth noting that Terence Roehrig’s latest book, Japan, South Korea, and the United States Nuclear Umbrella: Deterrence After the Cold War, is the only comprehensive text exclusively focused on Japan and South Korea’s relationship to the U.S.

nuclear deterrent As the policy world agonizes over the future of a. This book recommends a renewed intellectual effort on nuclear deterrence. The rea-sons, spelled out in Chapter Two, are many, but the core principle is straightforward: As long as nuclear weapons are around, even in small numbers, deterrence is the safest doctrine to deal with them.3 This principle is easier to embrace in theory than it is toFile Size: 1MB.

The Future of Extended Deterrence brings together experts and scholars from the policy and academic worlds to provide a theoretically rich and detailed analysis of post-Cold War nuclear weapons policy, nuclear deterrence, alliance commitments, nonproliferation, and missile defense in NATO but with implications far beyond.

The contributors. The Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear Matters (ODASD (NM)) is pleased to present the edition of the Nuclear Matters Handbook. This book offers an overview of the U.S. nuclear enterprise and how the United States’ safe, secure, and effective nuclear deterrent is maintained.

Think of Nuclear Deterrence as a conversation starter. The book also focuses on the headaches ahead. Besides Iran and North Korea, nuclear terrorism, Russia, and China, the book lifts the veil on future headlines.

What if the current invulnerability of nuclear ballistic missile submarines is eliminated by some technical breakthrough. Deterrence remains a primary doctrine for dealing with the threat of nuclear weapons in the 21st century. The author reviews the history of nuclear deterrence and calls for a renewed intellectual effort to address the relevance of concepts such as first strike, escalation, extended deterrence, and other Cold War-era strategies in today's complex world of additional/5.

@article{osti_, title = {The logic of deterrence}, author = {Kenny, A.}, abstractNote = {In The Logic of Deterrence, Kenny presents a guide to the theory and ethics of the complicated subject of deterrence.

Kenny begins by examining the necessary conditions for any war to be just and then applies these principles to the cases of limited and total nuclear war. nuclear deterrence the same way it was practiced during the Cold war – something that differentiates them from most nuclear-capable nations.

1 Nevertheless, all three capitals oppose a “no-first-use doctrine”: they believe it would weaken deterrence by allowing an. Applying advances in game theory to the study of nuclear deterrence, Robert Powell examines the foundations of deterrence theory.

Game-theoretic analysis allows the author to explore some of the most complex and problematic issues in deterrence theory, including the effects of first-strike advantages, limited retaliation, and the number of nuclear powers in the international Cited by: In late s Soviet forces threatened war in Europe.

A superior U.S. nuclear capability and Colorado’s Nuclear Weapons Factory would be a deterrence to a looming World War III. U.S.

Nuclear Deterrence: The Cold War and Colorado's Nuclear Weapons Factory is available in paperback ($) and Kindle ebook ($) formats from Nuclear Deterrence What is nuclear deterrence. The principle of nuclear deterrence states that a country’s possession of nuclear weapons discourages other countries from using nuclear weapons.

From the perspective of a country, nuclear deterrence operates on a simple promise: if you use nuclear weapons against us, we’ll use them against you. The Samson Option (Hebrew: ברירת שמשון ‎, b'rerat shimshon) is the name that some military analysts and authors have given to Israel's deterrence strategy of massive retaliation with nuclear weapons as a "last resort" against a country whose military has invaded and/or destroyed much of Israel.

Commentators also have employed the term to refer to situations where non-nuclear. Growing support for nuclear disarmament in the US and elsewhere has seen serious doubts being raised about the ongoing utility of extended nuclear deterrence.

This book provides the first detailed analysis of the way in which extended nuclear deterrence operates in contemporary : Andrew O'neil. The Future of Extended Deterrence: The United States, NATO, and Beyond, edited by Stéfanie von Hlatky and Andreas town University Press,pp.

This edited collection draws on the analysis of workshop participants brought together by the work’s editors to discuss the complex relationship between the US and its European allies in .Nuclear Deterrence and Moral Restraint Critical Choices for American Strategy.

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