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Preventing nuclear conflict

Preventing nuclear conflict

what can the behavioral sciences contribute?

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear warfare -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Nuclear crisis control.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.P. Kahan ... [et al.] ; prepared for the Carnegie Corporation, the Ford Foundation.
    SeriesA Rand note ;, N-2070-CC/FF/RC
    ContributionsKahan, James P., Carnegie Corporation of New York., Ford Foundation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU264 .P74 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 95 p. :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2575003M
    LC Control Number85120267

      The UN is certainly not without its flaws in the area of prevention—diplomatic involvement was the only form of direct action to have a relationship with conflict prevention—but by focusing narrowly on the conflicts to which the UN explicitly directs its efforts (or fails to do so), we risk substantially understating its broader usefulness.   Named One of the Ten Most Important Humanitarian Books of by the Humanitarian Times. "Conflict can indeed be averted, reports the Carnegie Commission in 'Preventing Deadly Conflict' the summation report of the Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict, which consolidates findings of many research s: 1.

    15 hours ago  In his stunning book, have passed without another nuclear detonation in conflict — even as the number of countries with nuclear weapons, materials and technology has grown — .   It has been a long time since I enjoyed a book as much as I did LOVE IN THE BLITZ (Harper/HarperCollins, pp., $). Of the hundreds of books about World War II .

      Entitled the "Back From The Brink Call to Prevent Nuclear War," the proclamation asks our nation's federal government to lead a global effort to prevent nuclear war by taking five concrete steps: 1. Renounce the option of using nuclear weapons first. 2. End the president's unchecked authority to launch a nuclear attack. 3. Preventing Catastrophe: U.S. Policy Options for Management of Nuclear Weapons in South Asia - India and Pakistan Proliferation Threat, Strategic Delivery Capability, Conflict in Kashmir, NPT by Progressive Management Progressive Management.


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The book’s second flaw is the unnecessary claim that Hersey’s work altered the course of history, changed attitudes toward the arms race, and has helped the world avoid nuclear war ever since.