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On escalation : metaphors and scenarios

Author: Herman Kahn
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Probes the dynamics of escalation and demonstrates how the intensification of conflict can be depicted by means of a definite escalation ladder, ascent of which brings opponents closer to all-out  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Kahn
ISBN: 1351502212 9781351502214 9781351502207 1351502204
OCLC Number: 1001353807
Description: 1 online resource (337 pages) : illustrations.
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Responsibility: Herman Kahn ; with a new introduction by Thomas Schelling.

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-This [reissue of Kahn's On Thermonuclear War and On Escalation] could not come at a better time. Human nature has not made much moral progress since the end of the Third Reich but its very worst Read more...

 
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