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Nuclear Mentalities

Pub Date : 1998-08-10 | Author : B. Heuser | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9780230377752
ISBN 13 : 0230377750

Concepts associated with nuclear strategy often go beyond any 'objective' logic of deterrence. Nuclear weapons have special roles in different national belief-systems, myths surrou..


Nuclear Mentalities

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : Beatrice Heuser | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 0312213212
ISBN 13 : 9780312213213

"This book shows that political culture, values and beliefs taking the form of belief-systems or logically less coherent belief-clusters that have grown over many years, are centra..


Preventing The Use Of Weapons Of Mass Destruction

Pub Date : 2013-01-11 | Author : Eric Herring | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136330568
ISBN 13 : 1136330569

These studies concentrate on preventing the use of weapons of mass destruction. A common argument runs through all of the papers: that, while complacency must be avoided, much of t..


The Ethics Of Nuclear Weapons Dissemination

Pub Date : 2015-02-11 | Author : Thomas E. Doyle, II | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136229497
ISBN 13 : 1136229493

This book examines the moral dilemmas of nuclear dissemination, and the justifications of both nuclear pursuit and avoidance by contemporary states. Applying Constructivist methodo..


The Bomb

Pub Date : 2014-09-25 | Author : D.B.G. Heuser | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317886792
ISBN 13 : 1317886798

This tightly argued and profoundly thought provoking book tackles a huge subject: the coming of the nuclear age with bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945, and the ways ..



Nato And Peace Support Operations 1991 1999

Pub Date : 2004-12-17 | Author : Henning Frantzen | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134270309
ISBN 13 : 1134270305

This new book addresses the key question of how NATO and three of its member states are configuring their policies and military doctrines in order to handle the new strategic envir..