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The Resource Confronting emergent nuclear-armed regional adversaries : prospects for neutralization, strategies for escalation management, Forrest E. Morgan [and 9 others], (electronic resource)

Confronting emergent nuclear-armed regional adversaries : prospects for neutralization, strategies for escalation management, Forrest E. Morgan [and 9 others], (electronic resource)

Label
Confronting emergent nuclear-armed regional adversaries : prospects for neutralization, strategies for escalation management
Title
Confronting emergent nuclear-armed regional adversaries
Title remainder
prospects for neutralization, strategies for escalation management
Statement of responsibility
Forrest E. Morgan [and 9 others]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morgan, Forrest E
Dewey number
327.1/7470973
LC call number
U264.3
LC item number
.M67 2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rand Corporation
  • Project Air Force (U.S.)
Series statement
Research report
Series volume
RR-974-AF
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear arms control
  • Escalation (Military science)
  • Deterrence (Strategy)
  • Conflict management
  • Security, International
  • Military planning
  • United States
  • Conflict management
  • Deterrence (Strategy)
  • Escalation (Military science)
  • Military planning
  • Military policy
  • Nuclear arms control
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Security, International
  • United States
Label
Confronting emergent nuclear-armed regional adversaries : prospects for neutralization, strategies for escalation management, Forrest E. Morgan [and 9 others], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "RAND Project AIR FORCE."
  • "RR-974-AF"--Cover page 4
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 89-99)
Contents
1. An Emerging National Security Challenge: Introduction -- Purpose of This Research -- Research Methodology -- How This Report Is Organized -- 2. Bringing the Challenge into Focus: The Blurred Nuclear Threshold -- Third-Party Considerations -- These Factors Increase Risks of Conflict Escalation -- Dilemmas for U.S. Decisionmakers -- 3. Assessing the Neutralization Options: The Adversary's Range of Options -- Potential Ways to Neutralize an Adversary's Nuclear Capabilities -- Concluding Observations 4. Managing Escalation in Crisis and War -- The Principles of Threshold Management -- Managing Escalation in Three Geostrategic Challenges -- Looking at the Larger Picture -- 5. Meeting the Challenge -- The Regional Nuclear Paradox -- Crafting Strategies for Escalation Management -- Putting These Observations in Today's Geostrategic Context -- Recommendations for the U.S. Air Force -- Appendix A. The Second Nuclear Age -- Appendix B. The Inadequacy of Cold War Concepts
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001645528
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780833089090
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2016304485
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001645528
Label
Confronting emergent nuclear-armed regional adversaries : prospects for neutralization, strategies for escalation management, Forrest E. Morgan [and 9 others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "RAND Project AIR FORCE."
  • "RR-974-AF"--Cover page 4
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 89-99)
Contents
1. An Emerging National Security Challenge: Introduction -- Purpose of This Research -- Research Methodology -- How This Report Is Organized -- 2. Bringing the Challenge into Focus: The Blurred Nuclear Threshold -- Third-Party Considerations -- These Factors Increase Risks of Conflict Escalation -- Dilemmas for U.S. Decisionmakers -- 3. Assessing the Neutralization Options: The Adversary's Range of Options -- Potential Ways to Neutralize an Adversary's Nuclear Capabilities -- Concluding Observations 4. Managing Escalation in Crisis and War -- The Principles of Threshold Management -- Managing Escalation in Three Geostrategic Challenges -- Looking at the Larger Picture -- 5. Meeting the Challenge -- The Regional Nuclear Paradox -- Crafting Strategies for Escalation Management -- Putting These Observations in Today's Geostrategic Context -- Recommendations for the U.S. Air Force -- Appendix A. The Second Nuclear Age -- Appendix B. The Inadequacy of Cold War Concepts
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001645528
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780833089090
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2016304485
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001645528

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