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Nuclear deterrence in U.S.-Soviet relations

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Deterrence (Strategy),
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
    • United States -- Military policy.,
    • Soviet Union -- Military policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesNuclear deterrence in US-Soviet relations.
      StatementKeith B. Payne ; foreword by Colin S. Gray.
      SeriesA Westview replica edition
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183.8.S65 P39 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 239 p. ;
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3482571M
      ISBN 100865319030
      LC Control Number82001970

      Payne, Keith B., Nuclear Deterrence in U.S.-Soviet Relations (Boulder, CO:Westview Press, ). U.S. Strate~”c-Nuclear Policy and Ballistic Missile Defense: The s and Beyond(Cambridge, MA: Insti-tute for Foreign Policy Analysis,), Smith, Gerard,Doubletalk: The Story of the First Strate~”c Arms Limitation Talks (NewYork: Doubleday. Snyder, and especially Schelling in the U.S.-Soviet context to examine the effects of the spread of nuclear weapons and of NMD. Three broad conclusions emerge. First, although nuclear deterrence theory remains useful, its implica-tions vary with the conditions . One of B.F. Skinner's pigeons in a box. David P. Barash is professor of psychology emeritus at the University of Washington; he is writing a book about nuclear deterrence. The spread of nuclear weapons also is related to the equally dangerous proliferation of other weapons of mass destruction, including chemical and biological weapons, and of ballistic missiles of medium and longer ranges. Cold War studies of nuclear weapons emphasized the U.S.-Soviet relationship, deterrence, and bilateral arms : $

      How did the relationship between the U.S. and Soviet Union change in the decade following World War II? A. During World War II, neither country built atomic or nuclear weapons; afterward, both of them built these weapons B. During World War II, the two countries fought against each other directly with weapons, afterward, they did not C.


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