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Nuclear Test Ban : Converting Political Visions to Reality

Author: Hein Haak; S Mykkeltveit; Ola Dahlman
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2009.
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Discusses the creation and the implementation of the treaty prohibiting nuclear test explosions (Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty: CTBT), one of the key guarantors of nuclear non-proliferation. This book reviews nuclear testing and the arguments in favor of a test ban and efforts to implement one.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hein Haak; S Mykkeltveit; Ola Dahlman
ISBN: 9781402068850 1402068859
OCLC Number: 771394031
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Nuclear Test Ban; Foreword; Preface; Contents; To Test or Not to Testhellip; Monitoring Technologies; A Long Journey to a Treaty; The Treaty; The Birth of An Organization; Establishing the Verification Regime; Testing Shows High Performance; National Technical Implementation of the CTBT; The CTBTO Preparatory Commission and the PTS --
an Organizational Perspective; The CTBTO Preparatory Commission and the World; Always Too Early to Give Up; Annex 1; Annex 2; Abbreviations and Acronyms; References; Name Index; Subject Index.
Responsibility: by Hein Haak, S. Mykkeltveit, Ola Dahlman.

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