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Security assurances and nuclear nonproliferation

Security assurances and nuclear nonproliferation

Author: Jeffrey W Knopf
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book assesses the effectiveness of security assurances in curbing nuclear proliferation and shows that they can be an effective policy tool under the right conditions.

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Security assurances and nuclear nonproliferation.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2012
(DLC) 2011052155
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey W Knopf
ISBN: 9780804778275 0804778272 9780804784917 0804784914
OCLC Number: 929588236
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 304 p.) : ill
Contents: Security assurances : initial hypotheses / Jeffrey W. Knopf --
The psychology of assurance : an emotional tale / Janice Gross Stein --
The role of security assurances in the nuclear nonproliferation regime / John Simpson --
Libya, nuclear rollback, and the role of negative and positive security assurances / Wyn Q. Bowen --
Security assurances and Iran : assessment and re-conceptualization / Jim Walsh --
Maintaining Japan's non-nuclear identity : the role of U.S. security assurances / Yuki Tatsumi --
Infusing commitment with credibility : the role of security assurances in cementing the U.S.-ROK alliance / Scott Snyder and Joyce Lee --
Assessing the role of security assurances in dealing with North Korea / John S. Park --
The United States and Swedish plans to build the bomb, 1945-1968 / Thomas Jonter --
The "model" of Ukrainian denuclearization / Sherman W. Garnett.
Responsibility: edited by Jeffrey W. Knopf.


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"Security assurance has been a powerful tool for encouraging states to forgo nuclear weapons acquisition. Yet the knowledge of it, especially the conditions under which it fails or succeeds, remains Read more...

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