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Author Morgan, Patrick M., 1940-

Title Deterrence now / Patrick M. Morgan
Published Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 331 pages)
Series Cambridge studies in international relations ; 89
Cambridge studies in international relations ; 89
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations and acronyms; Preface; 1 History: deterrence in the Cold War; 2 Deterrence and rationality; 3 General deterrence; 4 Testing, testing, one ... two ... three; 5 Collective actor deterrence; 6 The revolution in military affairs and deterrence; 7 Deterrence in the post-Cold War world; 8 Some conclusions; References; Index of names; Index of subjects
Summary This authoritative book examines the place of deterrence after the Cold War. Patrick Morgan explores the state of deterrence theory and its continuing relevance under conditions of nuclear proliferation, collective security organisations, and a revolution in military affairs. This book makes a significant contribution to strategic studies and international relations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 294-323) and indexes
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Subject Deterrence (Strategy)
World politics -- 1989-
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2002035023
ISBN 0511055684
0511491573 (ebook)
051106201X (electronic bk.)
0521822572 (pb.)
9780511062018 (electronic bk.)
9780511491573 (ebook)