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Welch, David A.

Overview
Works: 57 works in 189 publications in 4 languages and 7,849 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Case studies  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: E841, 973.922
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Most widely held works by David A Welch
On the brink : Americans and Soviets reexamine the Cuban Missile Crisis by James G Blight( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerikanske og sovjetrussiske politikere og eksperter interviewes om Cubakrisen i 1962
Cuba on the brink : Castro, the missile crisis, and the Soviet collapse by James G Blight( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of a conference held in Havana in 1992, studying the causes and the course of the 1962 Cuban missile crisis, and revealing misperceptions on all sides that led to the brink of nuclear war
The Cuban Missile Crisis : a concise history by Don Munton( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors distill the best current scholarship on the Cuban missile crisis into a brief narrative history. They draw on newly available documents to provide a comprehensive treatment of its causes, events, consequences, and significance. Stressing the importance of context in relation to the genesis, conduct, and resolution of the crisis, the U.S., Soviet, and Cuban angles are examined, revealing the vital role differences in national perspectives played at every stage. While the book provides a concise, up-to-date look at this pivotal event, it also notes gaps and mysteries in the historical record and highlights important persistent interpretive disputes. The authors provide a detailed guide to the literature and film for those who wish to explore further. The Cuban Missile Crisis is ideal for undergraduate courses on the 1960s, U.S. foreign policy, the Cold War, twentieth-century world history, and comparative foreign policy
Decisions, decisions : the art of effective decision making by David A Welch( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and MacNeil/Lehrer Productions present a transcript of "Decisions, Decisions," a segment of the "NewsHour with Jim Lehrer" that originally aired on June 25, 1998. The segment focuses on decisions made by the U.S. Supreme Court involving attorney-client privilege, the presidential line-item veto, rights for HIV patients, and decency standards for federally-funded art
Vietnam if Kennedy had lived : virtual JFK by James G Blight( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tackling head-on the most controversial and debated what if in U.S. foreign policy, this provocative work explores what President John F. Kennedy would have done in Vietnam had he not been assassinated in 1963. Drawing on a wealth of recently declassified documents, frank oral testimony of White House officials from both the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, and the analysis of top historians, this book presents compelling evidence that JFK was ready to end U.S. involvement well before the conflict escalated. With vivid immediacy, readers will feel they are in the president's war room as the debates raged that forever changed the course of American history and continue to affect us profoundly as the shadows of Vietnam stretch into Iraq
Painful choices : a theory of foreign policy change by David A Welch( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan's endless patience with diplomacy in its conflict with Russia over the Northern Territories; America's decision to commit large-scale military force to Vietnam vs. its ultimate decision to withdraw; and Canada's two abortive flirtations with free trade with the United States in 1911 and 1948 vs. its embrace of free trade in the late 1980s."--Jacket
Back to the brink : proceedings of the Moscow Conference on the Cuban Missile Crisis, January 27-28, 1989 by Moscow Conference on the Cuban Missile Crisis( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intelligence and the Cuban missile crisis by James G Blight( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first study to examine throughly the role of US, Soviet and Cuban Intelligence in the nuclear crisis of 1962 - the closest the world has come to Armageddon
Japan as a "normal country"? : a nation in search of its place in the world( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For decades, Japan's foreign policy has been seen by both internal and external observers as abnormal in relation to its size and level of sophistication. Japan as a 'Normal Country'? is a thematic and geographically comparative discussion of the unique limitations of Japanese foreign and defence policy. The contributors reappraise the definition of normality and ask whether Japan is indeed abnormal, what it would mean to become normal, and whether the country can - or should - become so
Understanding global conflict and cooperation : an introduction to theory and history by Joseph S Nye( Book )

21 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a brief and penetrating introduction to the study of world politics in an era of complex interdependence. This text employs lessons from both theory and history to evaluate conflict and cooperation among global actors and to provide students with a resilient analytical framework. From twentieth and twenty-first century conflicts to global trade and finance, global governance, and the information revolution, this book expands substantially on previous editions of this classic work to provide a lucid and thought-provoking survey of international relations today
Virtual JFK Vietnam if Kennedy had lived( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Does it matter who is President of the United States when it comes to issues of war and peace? It explores this question by investigating one of the most debated "what if" scenarios in the history of U.S. foreign policy: What would President John F. Kennedy have done in Vietnam if he had not been assassinated in 1963, and had he been re-elected in 1964? The film employs what Harvard historian Niall Ferguson calls "virtual history," assessing the plausibility of counterfactuals--"what ifs"--The outcomes they might have produced. Drawing on unusual archival footage from presidential libraries and the National Archives, along with newly deciphered audio tapes and other documentary evidence, the film draws our attention to six highly charged crises Kennedy faced in which many, or most, of his advisers counseled war: The Bay of Pigs, The Laos Crisis, the Berlin Crisis, the Showdown over Vietnam, The Cuban Missile Crisis, The Withdrawal from Vietnam"--Container
Proceedings of the Hawk's Cay Conference on the Cuban Missile Crisis by Cambridge Conference on the Cuban Missile Crisis( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding international conflicts : an introduction to theory and history by Joseph S Nye( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by one of the most distinguished scholars and lecturers in the field, Understanding International Conflicts is a text students enjoy reading, helping them to understand and think about the complex domain of international politics. The book deftly balances theory and history to help students develop a well-rounded, informed framework for analyzing current issues and dilemmas. Updated with the most recent scholarship, the third edition explores the international issues confronting us as we enter the 21st century. Understanding International Conflicts aims to provide students with the conceptual tools that will help them shape their own answers to the unfolding developments in our world long after exams are done. -- from http://www.abebooks.com (August 16, 2011)
A concise history by David A Welch( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Real Thirteen Days' fills the gap between the longer, more detailed texts on the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the popular histories. The authors make use of newly available sources from US and Russian archives to present Soviet and Cuban perspectives in the crisis, which in the past have been unavailable or downplayed
Kokusai funsō : Riron to rekishi by Joseph S Nye( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real thirteen days : a concise history of the Cuban Missile Crisis by David A Welch( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sources of contemporary Russian foreign policy by David A Welch( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thesis systematically employs two explanatory theories for the study of Russian foreign policy, and tests these two theories against one another to determine their explanatory power. This thesis investigates Russian Federation foreign policy regarding three contemporary issues, the "near abroad", the Kuril Islands dispute, and the current Bosnian conflict. It conducts an analysis of Russian policy statements and doctrine during the period from the dissolution of the Soviet Union through the formation of the Russian Federation (from 1 January 1992 until August 1994). The analysis is based on hypotheses which seek to explain Russian foreign policy decisions with reference to two theoretical concepts: the concept of "balance of power" that emerges from political realism and the more recently developed concept of "strategic culture."
Specifying "interests" : Japan's claim to the Northern Territories and its implications for international relations theory by Masato Kimura( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Responding to disaster neglected dimensions of preparedness and their consequences by Andrew S Thompson( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arctic and Geopolitics by David A Welch( )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Decisions, decisions : the art of effective decision making
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Welch, David A.

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Cuba on the brink : Castro, the missile crisis, and the Soviet collapseThe Cuban Missile Crisis : a concise historyDecisions, decisions : the art of effective decision makingVietnam if Kennedy had lived : virtual JFKPainful choices : a theory of foreign policy changeIntelligence and the Cuban missile crisisJapan as a "normal country"? : a nation in search of its place in the worldUnderstanding global conflict and cooperation : an introduction to theory and history