Nuclear Weapons, the Balance of Terror, the Quest for Peace

Nuclear Weapons, the Balance of Terror, the Quest for Peace

Hardcover(1986)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780333395646
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 06/18/1986
Edition description: 1986
Pages: 275
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations - Preface - The Balance of Terror - Basic Theory and the Evolution of Strategic Postures - How it came to Be - Is it Necessary? - Nuclear Weapons and World Politics - Intrinsic Stability - Military Capabilities - War-Fighting and Minimum Deterrence - Arms Control - Dynamic Stability - Extended Deterrence and First Nuclear Use - Limiting Nuclear War - Policies towards the Balance of Terror: Rejection and Abdication - Policies towards the Balance of Terror: Acceptance and Improvement - Appendix: The Algebra of Mutual Deterrence and Stability - Notes and References - Index

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