The Politics of Ballistic Missile Nonproliferation

The Politics of Ballistic Missile Nonproliferation

by Wyn Q. Bowen, Nancy Bowen
     
 

During the presidency of George Bush (1989-93), the proliferation of nuclear, chemical and biological weapons, and the ballistic missiles capable of delivering them, rose greatly in significance as issues on the American security agenda. In the missile field, this became evident by the efforts of certain elements in the executive branch and several congressmen to… See more details below

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During the presidency of George Bush (1989-93), the proliferation of nuclear, chemical and biological weapons, and the ballistic missiles capable of delivering them, rose greatly in significance as issues on the American security agenda. In the missile field, this became evident by the efforts of certain elements in the executive branch and several congressmen to improve domestic and international implementation of the Missile Technology Control Regime. This book examines the political, bureaucratic and systemic issues that interacted to determine the outcome of these efforts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312226183
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Series:
Southampton Studies in International Policy
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.85(h) x 1.02(d)

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