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Essence of decision : explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis

Author: Graham T Allison; Philip Zelikow
Publisher: New York : Longman, [1999] ©1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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A case study of decision making under pressure, this text covers the Cuban missile crisis, using the crisis as a basic frame of reference. It seeks to teach students how to compare and contrast perspectives on foreign affairs.
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Allison, Graham T.
Essence of decision.
New York : Longman, ©1999
(OCoLC)607263269
Online version:
Allison, Graham T.
Essence of decision.
New York : Longman, ©1999
(OCoLC)632082920
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham T Allison; Philip Zelikow
ISBN: 0321013492 9780321013491
OCLC Number: 39539332
Description: xv, 416 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Contents: Model I : the rational actor --
The Cuban missile crisis : a first cut --
Model II : organizational behavior --
The Cuban missile crisis : a second cut --
Model III : governmental politics --
The Cuban missile crisis : a third cut --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Graham Allison, Philip Zelikow.

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