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Perry, William James 1927-

Overview
Works: 16 works in 35 publications in 3 languages and 2,810 library holdings
Genres: Forecasts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: UA23, 355.02170973
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Most widely held works by William James Perry
U.S. nuclear weapons policy confronting today's threats by George Bunn( )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What role should nuclear weapons play in todays world? How can the United States promote international security while safeguarding its own interests? U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy informs this debate with an analysis of current nuclear weapons policies and strategies, including those for deterring, preventing, or preempting nuclear attack; preventing further proliferation, to nations and terrorists; modifying weapons designs; and revising the U
Preventive defense : a new security strategy for America by Ashton B Carter( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"William J. Perry and Ashton B. Carter draw on their experience as leaders of the U.S. Defense Department to propose a new American security strategy for the twenty-first century. After a century in which aggression had to be defeated in two world wars and then deterred through a prolonged cold war, the authors argue for a strategy centered on prevention." "The authors' preventive defense strategy concentrates on the dangers that, if mismanaged, have the potential to grow into true threats to U.S. survival in the next century." "They also argue for better management of the defense establishment so the United States will retain a strong military prepared to cope with all contingencies deter aggressors and win a conflict it deterrence faits."--Jacket
A new concept of cooperative security by Ashton B Carter( Book )
6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. nuclear weapons policy ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The report notes that in the near term nuclear weapons will remain a fundamental element of U.S. national security. For this reason it emphasizes the importance of maintaining a safe, secure, and reliable deterrent nuclear force and makes recommendations on this front. The report also offers measures to advance important goals such as preventing nuclear terrorism and bolstering the nuclear nonproliferation regime -- foreword (ix)
New thinking and American defense technology by Ashton B Carter( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defense strategy in the post Cold-War era by William James Perry( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yu fang xing fang yu : hou leng zhan shi dai mei guo de xin an quan zhan lue by Ka te( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Chinese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War and civilisation, a lecture delivered at the John Rylands library on the 13th February, 1918 by William James Perry( Book )
2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defense investment : a strategy for the 1990s by William James Perry( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Force protection : global interests, global responsibilities : Secretary of Defense report to the President, September 16, 1996 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Preventive defense : an American security strategy for the 21st century by Ashton B Carter( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Public statements of William J. Perry, Secretary of Defense, 1996-1997 by William James Perry( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The FY 1982 Department of Defense program for research, development & acquisition : statement by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Preventivnaia oborona : novaia strategiia bezopasnosti SShA / E. B. Karter and U.Dzh. Perri; per. s angl by Ashton B Carter( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The FY 1979 Department of Defense program for research development, and acquisition by William James Perry( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Perry, W. J. 1927-
Perry, William J.
Perry, William James 1927-
Перри, У. Дж 1927-
وليام ج. بيري، 1927-
ペリー, ウィリアム・J.
Languages
English (33)
Russian (1)
Chinese (1)
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