Soviet Strategy and the New Military Thinking

Soviet Strategy and the New Military Thinking

by Derek Leebaert
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521404290

ISBN-13: 9780521404297

Pub. Date: 12/12/1991

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Soviet Union remains a superpower with global security interests and ambitions. Leading analysts in the U.S. national security community confront the range of current Soviet military strengths on all levels in this examination of its power.  See more details below

Overview

The Soviet Union remains a superpower with global security interests and ambitions. Leading analysts in the U.S. national security community confront the range of current Soviet military strengths on all levels in this examination of its power.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521404297
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/12/1991
Pages:
282
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

1. The stakes of power Derek Leebaert; 2. Soviet nuclear strategy: objective conditions and strategic culture Colin Gray; 3. Mutual security and the future of strategic arms limitation Raymond L. Garthoff; 4. Soviet theater forces on a descending path Edward B. Atkeson; 5. Military doctrine and the disintegration of the Warsaw Pact Christopher Jones; 6. Soviet naval strategy: past as prologue Gael Donelan Tarleton; 7. Counter-insurgency and the lessons of Afghanistan David Isby; 8. Research and development of new weapons Mikhail Tsypkin; 9. Civilian analysis and Soviet military policy Benjamin S. Lambeth; 10. Soviet military foresight and forecasting Jacob Kipp.

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