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War in the deterrent age

D. K. Palit

War in the deterrent age

by D. K. Palit

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Published by Macdonald in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military art and science.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 217-218.

    Statement[by] D. K. Palit.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU104 .P35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6011400M
    LC Control Number66066424
    OCLC/WorldCa4238271

    For a time after World War II, America held the upper hand with regards to nuclear superiority. It used this threat of "massive retaliation" as a means to deter Soviet aggression. By the late s the Soviet Union had built up a convincing nuclear arsenal that could be delivered on the territory of the United States and Western Europe. By the mids unilateral deterrence gave way to.   The War on Science documents the attempts of the Harper government to claim credit for the successes of preceding governments while trying to destroy the reputations and public images of other politicians and to destroy the ability of citizens (obviously regarded as opponents) to access, understand, or even investigate the scientific and sociological evidence that would illuminate the deceit /5.

    Deterrence in relation to criminal offending is the idea or theory that the threat of punishment will deter people from committing crime and reduce the probability and/or level of offending in is one of five objectives that punishment is thought to achieve; the other four objectives are denunciation, incapacitation (for the protection of society), retribution and rehabilitation.   Had Ellsberg finished this book at any time between the end of the Cold War and , it might have been of interest to the dwindling number of nuclear scholars, but few others.

    “Markets or Mercantilism: How China Secures its Energy Supplies,” International Security 42 (): (with J. Lind). “The New Era of Nuclear Arsenal Vulnerability,” Physics and Society Vol. 47 () (with K. Lieber). “The New Era of Counterforce: Technological Change and the Future of Nuclear Deterrence,” International Security 41 (): (with K. Lieber). Asymmetric warfare (or asymmetric engagement) is war between belligerents whose relative military power differs significantly, or whose strategy or tactics differ significantly. This is typically a war between a standing, professional army and an insurgency or resistance movement militias who often have status of unlawful combatants.. Asymmetric warfare can describe a conflict in which the.


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