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Uniform Title Pour une nouvelle entente cordiale. English
Title Franco-British defence co-operation : a new entente cordiale? / edited by Yves Boyer, Pierre Lellouche, and John Roper
Edition English-language ed
Published London ; New York : Routledge for the Royal Institute of International Affairs, London and l'Institut français des relations internationales, Paris, 1989
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 194 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Tables and Figures; Contributors; Preface; Part One -- Nuclear policies and possibilities for co-operation; 1 Nuclear policies: different approaches to similar objectives; 2 Franco-British nuclear co-operation: the legacy of history finally overcome?; 3 The difficulties of nuclear co-operation; 4 The future of British and French nuclear policies; Part Two -- Co-operation on conventional forces and armaments production; 5 Co-operation between conventional forces in Europe: a British view; 6 Co-operation between conventional forces in Europe: a French view
7 The prospects for military co-operation outside Europe: a French view8 The prospects for military co-operation outside Europe: a British view; 9 Defence costs and budgeting in France; 10 Defence costs and budgeting in Great Britain; 11 Co-operation in arms procurement: a British view; 12 Co-operation in arms procurement: a French view; Part Three -- Towards a new entente cordiale?; 13 A new step in Franco-British co-operation; 14 The prospects for Franco-British co-operation; 15 European security: bilateral steps to multilateral co-operation; 16 Conclusion; Index
Summary This book focuses on the prospects now opening up for Franco-British co-operation in the fields of defence and security. Looking at the situation from the viewpoints of both Britain and France, it builds on the indications of a developing awareness within the two governments of the benefits to be derived from a closer partnership. The book argues forcefully that it is now time for both Britain and France to give up their long-standing attitude of mutual indifference or even rivalry, and to recognise openly the similarities and natural affinities that exist between them. Although the ways in
Notes Originally published: Pour une nouvelle entente cordiale : la relance de l'alliance franco-britannique en matière de sécurité. Paris : Masson, 1988
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject NATO.
HISTORY -- Military -- Other.
Military relations.
France -- Military relations -- Great Britain
Great Britain -- Military relations -- France
Great Britain.
Form Electronic book
Author Boyer, Yves.
Lellouche, Pierre.
Roper, John, 1935-
Institut français des relations internationales.
Royal Institute of International Affairs.
ISBN 0203388399