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Perspectives on the arms race

Perspectives on the arms race

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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms race -- Congresses.,
  • Arms control -- Congresses.,
  • Strategic Defense Initiative -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by David Carlton and Carlo Schaerf.
    SeriesStudies in disarmament and conflicts
    ContributionsCarlton, David, 1938-, Schaerf, Carlo., International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts (11th : 1986 : San Miniato, Italy)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU815
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 336 p. ;
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17991107M
    ISBN 100333475410
    LC Control Number89011019

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    In this study, three American and three Indian authors, reflecting different perspectives and areas of expertise, examine the principal factors that have led to the escalation of superpower tensions in the region: the war in Afghanistan, and its spillover into the Afghanistan-Pakistani borderlands; the Indo-Pakistani nuclear arms race; ethnic. source of weapon brought political views on a new course of perspectives and tension. It created an arms race out of fear and changed the ideas of naval presence and nuclear readiness. Nuclear weapons not only changed conventional warfare but it also stopped it for a brief period of time.

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ments, the next arms race will be run by a much larger number of contestants—with highly destructive stra-tegic capabilities far more closely matched and capable of being quickly enlarged than in any other previous period in Size: 8MB. In the s, U.S. President Ronald Reagan revived cold-war policies and rhetoric, referring to the Soviet Union as the "evil empire" and escalating the nuclear arms race; some have argued this stance was responsible for the eventual collapse of Soviet Communism while others attribute its downfall to the inherent weakness of the Soviet state.

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It was updated on April 14th This book presents papers on nuclear weapons and arms control. Topics considered include historical aspects, the arms race, nuclear power, flaws in the non-proliferation treaty, North-South issues, East-West confrontation, Soviet decision making with regard to national defense, US and Soviet perspectives on national security, ballistic missile defense (''Star Wars''), political aspects.

ARMS CONTROL TODAY June Excerpts from Kennedy’s “Strategy of Peace” Address and Subsequent Presidential Remarks on Dealing With the Threat of Nuclear Weapons The dangers of nuclear war and the arms race “Today, should total war ever break out again—no matter how— our two countries would become the primary targets.

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In an article from The New. Arms races as exemplified by the accumulation of stocks of weapons represent a very special case of weapons as an instrument of power. We have argued that arms races in the twenty-first century will be very different from the Cold War arms race. One of the things that is different about arms races now is the presence of increasing returns in theFile Size: 22KB.

The arms race concept is also used in other fields. However, the discussion in this article is limited to military arms races.

Examples of arms races since the early 20th century. One example of an arms race is the “dreadnought” arms race between Germany and Britain prior to World War I. In the early 20th century, Germany as a rising power.

An engaging, casual history of librarians and libraries and a famous one that burned down. In her latest, New Yorker staff writer Orlean (Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend,etc.) seeks to “tell about a place I love that doesn’t belong to me but feels like it is mine.”It’s the story of the Los Angeles Public Library, poet Charles Bukowski’s “wondrous place,” and what Author: Paul Scharre.

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Other races are very briefly mentioned in the text. A detailed inventory of arms races, by type, awaits the attention of a further study. As may be deduced from the breadth of the definition offered in the text, the arms race phenomenon is far more prevalent Cited by:   Arms races are important phenomenon They can involve the commitment of vast amounts of resources that might otherwise be used to help societies.

And arms races can be a cause of war, although there is a debate on how this happens. With the arrival of the behavioral revolution in international relations, the number of quantitative studies of arms races : Richard J. Stoll. Full Description:" the Control of the Arms Race, good words and speeches are a great help in any profession, and knowing that you can talk to a higher group with confidence can be a great affirmation of your might even help your career, because those who are good at reading, both oral and knowledgeable on various topics, can quickly be advertised (and more generally) than.Carlo Schaerf has 21 books on Goodreads with 4 ratings.

Carlo Schaerf’s most popular book is The Arms Race In The Era Of Star Wars.This new edition of a very current interdisciplinary book covers both technical material and social issues, to give readers of all backgrounds a sense of the overall implications of the arms race.

Weapons are the primary focus of the book, with the history of their development and nuclear politics included in the introductory chapters. There is a thorough discussion of global nuclear exchange.