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Nuclear Strategy and National Security

Points of View (American Enterprise Institute studies in defense policy)

by Robert J. Pranger

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Aei Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Defenses,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • United States,
  • Military policy,
  • Nuclear weapons,
  • Strategy,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages515
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8245095M
    ISBN 100844732753
    ISBN 109780844732756

    National Security and Nuclear Diplomacy has been compiled in 12 chapters and 7 appendices in 1, pages and is the first comprehensive book so far published on Iran's nuclear energy program, and is considered an oral history book. The first chapter, entitled Islamic Revolution and Nuclear Technology (), includes seven : Hassan Rouhani.   "The emergence of new nuclear weapons states is one of the most important national security challenges for the United States in the coming years. Unfortunately the serious study of nuclear strategy and deterrence has atrophied since the end of the Cold War.

    The following is a list of books, or more precisely, the categories of books, that Strategic Studies students at SAIS should cover some time during their two years in the program. Lawrence Freedman, The Evolution of Nuclear Strategy, 2d edition (New York: St. Martin's, ) Intelligence and National Security World Politics (occasional.   The case he makes for second-strike counterforce and leadership targeting will be interesting to specialists and lay readers alike. It is the best such effort I have seen No one who reads this book could fail to emerge much better informed regarding current U.S. nuclear strategy, and why the strategy has developed along the lines it has Price: $

      National security has been at the forefront of the Israeli experience for seven decades, with threats ranging from terrorism, to vast rocket and missile arsenals, and even existential nuclear dangers. Yet, despite its overwhelming preoccupation with foreign and defense affairs, Israel does not have a formal national security strategy. Clausewitz, National Security Strategy, and Military Strategy This course is about national security, primarily narrowly defined, and process of whose book, On War, is the bible for most military strategists and thus 1Freedman, The Evolution of Nuclear Strategy, xvii. 2Hart, Strategy.


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Nuclear Strategy and National Security by Robert J. Pranger Download PDF EPUB FB2

Contemporary debate on American nuclear strategy and national security policy is taking place between these two schools of thought.

This volume is designed to present the major arguments in the. Nuclear Strategy and National Security: Points of View (American Enterprise Institute Studies in Defense Policy) by Robert J.

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The digit and 10 Cited by: 3. Nuclear strategy and national security are discussed in 17 papers, 9 official documents and statements, and a Senate debate report on the neutron warhead. In the post-Vietnam debate over the future role of the United States in world affairs, new political and military strategies have been formulated to deal with new realities.

Washington, D.C., February 5, – In the eyes of U.S. intelligence and the military services, the greatest threat to American national security during the early Cold War was the emerging Soviet missile program with its ability to deliver nuclear weapons to targets across the United States.

Before the era of satellite surveillance, the U.S. " The Logic of American Nuclear Strategy is a major contribution to the national debate about the role of nuclear weapons in U.S. national security policy/5(9). Based on a conference at West Point, this volume explores the national security policies developed by the Truman and Eisenhower administrations in response to the threat of Soviet expansionism.

More pointed and analytic than any other book on the subject, it shows clearly that the makers of Cold War policy were motivated by fear. It also examines the nature of U.S. security policy and points.

Nuclear History Program Collections - During its existence, the National Security Archive worked closely with the Nuclear History Program [NHP], a transnational organization that sponsored groundbreaking research on the history of nuclear weapons programs and policies in the United States and Europe during the Cold War.

Besides funding the. The present book by William J. Perry, the 19th Secretary of Defense, and Tom Z. Collina, Director of Policy at Ploughshares Fund, reveals that no President, no National Leader, should possess the full authority to end humanity by facing a decision to start a nuclear war which must be made in mere minutes during the ultimate Fog of s: National security has been at the forefront of the Israeli experience for seven decades, with threats ranging from terrorism, to vast rocket and missile arsenals, and even existential nuclear dangers.

Yet, despite its overwhelming preoccupation with foreign and defense affairs, Israel does not have a formal national security strategy. Ever since the United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, no nuclear weapons have been used in combat.

This limits all efforts to develop theories about nuclear strategy, as does the fact that serious nuclear crises have been few and far between. Colin S. Gray (Decem – Febru ) was a British-American writer on geopolitics and professor of International Relations and Strategic Studies at the University of Reading, where he was the director of the Centre for Strategic Studies.

In addition, he was a Senior Associate to the National Institute for Public Policy. Gray was educated at the University of Manchester and. Independence Ave., S.W. Washington, DC Phone: Media Inquiries: Nuclear Weapons and American Grand Strategy helps policymakers wrestle with the latest challenges.

Written in a clear, accessible, and jargon-free manner, the book also offers insights for. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm. Contents: General Introduction / Robert J. Pranger and Roger P. Labrie --pt. AN OVERVIEW OF AMERICA'S CHANGING GLOBAL ROLE --U.S.

Foreign Policy for the s: A New Strategy for Peace / Richard M. Nixon --U.S. Foreign Policy for the s: Shaping a Durable Peace / Richard M.

Nixon --Toward a National. National Strategy. Chapter Three. China's Security Strategy. Chapter Four. PRC Strategy Phasing: War Control, Escalation Control, and Crisis Management. Chapter Five. PLA Missions, Military Strategy, and Capabilities. Chapter Six. China's Strategic Deterrence Concept and Nuclear Strategy.

Chapter Seven. ImplicationsCited by: 1. Author Colin Gray maintains that there are distinctive U.S. and Soviet national styles which come into play in each power's nuclear strategic planning.

And the U.S.'s lack of understanding of the fundamental historical and anthropological factors that make up the Soviet national style has led to poor U.S. policy. Perhaps no issue is more critical for the U.S. as nuclear strategy planning; this. National security and nuclear strategy.

New York ( Broadway, New York ): Academy of Political Science, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert H Connery; Demetrios Caraley; Academy of Political Science (U.S.). In No Use, national security scholar Thomas M.

Nichols offers a lucid, accessible reexamination of the role of nuclear weapons and their prominence in U.S. security strategy. Nichols explains why strategies built for the Cold War have survived into the twenty-first century, and he illustrates how America's nearly unshakable belief in the Cited by: 3.

Francis J. Gavin (left) converses with Matthew Kroenig (right) at Politics and Prose on Ma about his new book, The Logic of American Nuclear Strategy: Why Strategic Superiority Matters Kroenig began his career as a military analyst in the Strategic Assessment Group.

"Nuclear deterrence is the bedrock of U.S. national security," Trachtenberg said. "Our nuclear deterrent underwrites all U.S. military operations. ISRAEL'S NUCLEAR STRATEGY AND AMERICA'S NATIONAL SECURITY The Yuval Ne'eman Workshop for Science, Technology and Security was launched in by Major General (Ret.) Prof.

Isaac Ben-Israel in conjunction with the Harold Hartog School of Policy and Government and the Security Studies Program at Tel Aviv University.

The Workshop was founded with. Washington, D.C., – Seventy-five years after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki marked the start of the atomic era, questions about the value, danger, and morality of nuclear weapons continue to present a huge challenge for politicians, military strategists, and ordinary citizens.

As that freighted anniversary approaches, the National Security Archive’s Nuclear Vault has.Get this from a library! Moving targets: nuclear strategy and national security.

[Scott Douglas Sagan] -- Shows how targeting decisions have reflected the judgments of various American administrations on what will and won't deter a nuclear attack.