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The Resource On limited nuclear war in the 21st century, edited by Jeffrey A. Larsen and Kerry M. Kartchner

On limited nuclear war in the 21st century, edited by Jeffrey A. Larsen and Kerry M. Kartchner

Label
On limited nuclear war in the 21st century
Title
On limited nuclear war in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jeffrey A. Larsen and Kerry M. Kartchner
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The last two decades have seen a slow but steady increase in nuclear armed states, and in the seemingly less constrained policy goals of some of the newer ""rogue"" states in the international system. The authors ofOn Limited Nuclear War in the 21st Century argue that a time may come when one of these states makes the conscious decision that using a nuclear weapon against the United States, its allies, or forward deployed forces in the context of a crisis or a regional conventional conflict may be in its interests. They assert that we are unprepared for these types of limited</I
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 355.02/17
  • 355.0217
Index
index present
LC call number
U263
LC item number
.O5 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Larsen, Jeffrey Arthur
  • Kartchner, Kerry M.
Series statement
Stanford security studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Limited war
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Limited war
  • Military policy
  • Nuclear warfare
  • United States
Label
On limited nuclear war in the 21st century, edited by Jeffrey A. Larsen and Kerry M. Kartchner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Figures, Tables, and Map; Foreword -- Thomas C. Schelling; Contributors; Preface -- Jeffrey A. Larsen and Kerry M. Kartchner; Part I: Assessing the History of L imited Nuclear War; 1. Limited War and the Advent of Nuclear Weapons -- Jeffrey A. Larsen; 2. The Origins of Limited Nuclear War Theory -- Andrew L. Ross; 3. The United States and Discriminate Nuclear Options in the Cold War -- Elbridge A. Colby; 4. Post-Cold War US Nuclear Strategy -- Paul I. Bernstein; Part II: Managing the Risk of Nuclear War in the 21st Century; 5. The Emerging Nuclear Landscape -- Paul I. Bernstein
  • 6. Future Scenarios of Limited Nuclear Conflict -- Thomas G. Mahnken7. Escalation to Limited Nuclear War in the 21st Century -- Kerry M. Kartchner and Michael S. Gerson; 8. The End of the Nuclear Taboo? -- George H. Quester; 9. Deterrence, Crisis Management, and Nuclear War Termination -- Schuyler Foerster; Part III: Confronting the Challenges of Nuclear War in the 21st Century; 10. On US Preparedness for Limited Nuclear War -- Bruce W. Bennett; 11. Limited Nuclear Conflict and the American Way of War -- James M. Smith; 12. Limited Nuclear War Reconsidered -- James J. Wirtz; Index
Control code
875096333
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (309 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804790918
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875096333
Label
On limited nuclear war in the 21st century, edited by Jeffrey A. Larsen and Kerry M. Kartchner
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Figures, Tables, and Map; Foreword -- Thomas C. Schelling; Contributors; Preface -- Jeffrey A. Larsen and Kerry M. Kartchner; Part I: Assessing the History of L imited Nuclear War; 1. Limited War and the Advent of Nuclear Weapons -- Jeffrey A. Larsen; 2. The Origins of Limited Nuclear War Theory -- Andrew L. Ross; 3. The United States and Discriminate Nuclear Options in the Cold War -- Elbridge A. Colby; 4. Post-Cold War US Nuclear Strategy -- Paul I. Bernstein; Part II: Managing the Risk of Nuclear War in the 21st Century; 5. The Emerging Nuclear Landscape -- Paul I. Bernstein
  • 6. Future Scenarios of Limited Nuclear Conflict -- Thomas G. Mahnken7. Escalation to Limited Nuclear War in the 21st Century -- Kerry M. Kartchner and Michael S. Gerson; 8. The End of the Nuclear Taboo? -- George H. Quester; 9. Deterrence, Crisis Management, and Nuclear War Termination -- Schuyler Foerster; Part III: Confronting the Challenges of Nuclear War in the 21st Century; 10. On US Preparedness for Limited Nuclear War -- Bruce W. Bennett; 11. Limited Nuclear Conflict and the American Way of War -- James M. Smith; 12. Limited Nuclear War Reconsidered -- James J. Wirtz; Index
Control code
875096333
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (309 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804790918
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875096333

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