Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

In this book, Michael Krepon analyzes nuclear issues such as missile defenses, space warfare, and treaties, and argues that the United States is on a dangerous course. During the Cold War, Mutual Assured Destruction, or MAD, facilitated strategic arms control. Now that the Cold War has been replaced by asymmetric warfare, treaties based on nuclear overkill and national vulnerability are outdated and must be adapted to a far different world. A new strategic concept of Cooperative Threat Reduction is needed to replace MAD. A balance is needed that combines military might with strengthened treaty regimes.

Buy Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense and the Nuclear Future book by Michael Krepon from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780312295561
ISBN-10: 0312295561
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 24mm)
Pages: 305
Imprint: St Martin's Press
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Publish Date: 6-Feb-2003
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Cooperative Threat Reduction, Missile Defense and the Nuclear Future book by Michael Krepon and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Michael Krepon

MICHAEL KREPON is the Founding President of the Henry L. Stimson Center. He is the author and editor of eight books, including Strategic Stalemate, Nuclear Weapons and Arms Control in American Politics, Arms Control in the Reagan Administration, The Politics of Arms Control Treaty Ratification, Crisis Prevention, Confidence Building, and Reconciliation in South Asia, and Global Confidence Building: New Tools for Troubled Regions.