Reykjavik Revisited: Steps Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

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Drawn from presentations made at the Hoover Institution's October 2007 conference, this collection of essays examines the practical steps necessary to address the current security challenges of nuclear weapons and to move toward the Reykjavik goal of eliminating all nuclear weapons. The distinguished group of contributors includes former officials of the past six administrations—Republican and Democratic—along with senior scholar and scientific experts on nuclear issues. ...
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Overview

Drawn from presentations made at the Hoover Institution's October 2007 conference, this collection of essays examines the practical steps necessary to address the current security challenges of nuclear weapons and to move toward the Reykjavik goal of eliminating all nuclear weapons. The distinguished group of contributors includes former officials of the past six administrations—Republican and Democratic—along with senior scholar and scientific experts on nuclear issues.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780817949228
  • Publisher: Hoover Institution Press
  • Publication date: 8/1/2008
  • Series: Hoover Institution Press Publication
  • Pages: 510
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface George P. Shultz Shultz, George P. Steven P. Andreasen Andreasen, Steven P. Sidney D. Drell Drell, Sidney D. James E. Goodby Goodby, James E.

Introduction Closing the Gap Between the "Is" and the "Ought" Steven P. Andreasen Andreasen, Steven P.

1 Further Reductions in Nuclear Forces David Holloway Holloway, David 1

2 De-alerting Strategic Forces Bruce G. Blair Blair, Bruce G. 47

3 Eliminating Short-Range Nuclear Weapons Designed to Be Forward Deployed Rose Gottemoeller Gottemoeller, Rose 107

4 Challenges of Verification and Compliance within a State of Universal Latency Raymond J. Juzaitis Juzaitis, Raymond J. John E. McLaughlin McLaughlin, John E. 159

5 Transparent and Irreversible Dismantlement of Nuclear Weapons Matthew Bunn Bunn, Matthew 205

6 Monitoring Nuclear Warheads Edward Ifft Ifft, Edward 229

7 Securing Nuclear Stockpiles Worldwide Matthew Bunn Bunn, Matthew 243

8 Controlling Fissile Materials Worldwide: A Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty and Beyond Robert J. Einhorn Einhorn, Robert J. 279

9 Preventing the Spread of Enrichment and Reprocessing James Timbie Timbie, James 313

10 Internationalizing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle James E. Goodby Goodby, James E. 333

11 Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty and U.S. Security Raymond Jeanloz Jeanloz, Raymond 369

12 Regional Animosities and Nuclear Weapons Proliferation Jack F. Matlock, Jr. Matlock, Jack F., Jr. 399

13 Part One: A World Free of Nuclear Weapons Max M. Kampelman Kampelman, Max M. 425

13 Part Two: Turning the Goal of a World without Nuclear Weapons into a Joint Enterprise Max M. Kampelman Kampelman, Max M. Steven P. Andreasen Andreasen, Steven P. 436

14 Rethinking NuclearDeterrence James E. Goodby Goodby, James E. Sidney D. Drell Drell, Sidney D. 449

15 Diplomacy for the Future George P. Shultz Shultz, George P. Henry S. Rowen Rowen, Henry S. 455

App. 1 Conference Agenda 465

App. 2 List of Conference Participants 467

App. 3 A World Free of Nuclear Weapons George P. Shultz Shultz, George P. William J. Perry Perry, William J. Henry A. Kissinger Kissinger, Henry A. Sam Nunn Nunn, Sam 473

App. 4 Toward a Nuclear-Free World George P. Shultz Shultz, George P. William J. Perry Perry, William J. Henry A. Kissinger Kissinger, Henry A. Sam Nunn Nunn, Sam 479

About the Authors 487

Index 493

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