Arms control and East-West relations by Philip Towle

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Published by Croom Helm, St. Martin"s Press in London, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Arms control.,
  • International relations.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementPhilip Towle.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJX1974 .T65 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination187 p. ;
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3161152M
ISBN 10070992416X, 0312049455
LC Control Number83002905

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Get this from a library. Arms control, East-West relations and the Atlantic Alliance: closing the gaps. [George M Seignious; Atlantic Council of the United States. Working Group on Arms Control.; International Economic Studies Institute (Washington, D.C.)].

The Other Side of the Table: The Soviet Approach to Arms Control the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University and director of the Project on East-West Relations for the Council on Foreign Relations.

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Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on Aug SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Arms control, the FRG, and the future of East-West relations by,Westview Press edition, in EnglishPages: Arms control is, to use a term common in social science, a dependent variable, and the independent variable on which it has depended has been the status of East West relations.

For most of the Cold War, East West relations were hostile and frozen. They were marked by disagreement on fundamental issues. East-West Arms Control: Challenges for the Western Alliance - Kindle edition by David Dewitt, Hans Rattinger. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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The West must change its grand strategy in the face of changing Soviet presence in the world order. "Passivity or -- worse -- a posture of delayed and uncoordinated reaction to Soviet initiatives would enable the Kremlin to define the East-West agenda and serve primarily Soviet interests".

Soviet reformism is driven by a sense of approaching crisis, and is ready to accept fundamental changes Cited by:   The theory and practice of arms control seemed to have its heyday during the height of the Cold War, with its focus on the East-West conflict and nuclear arms.

In the Arms control and East-West relations book twenty years, both arms technologies and various practices aimed at their control have continued to develop, but scholarly thinking has not kept by: 1.

In essence, arms control concerns efforts to control or limit the number of weapons and the ways in which they can be used in order to preserve, enhance or restore international peace and security. Specifically, it concerns the restriction of the development, production, stockpiling, proliferation, distribution or usage of weapons.

This edited volume discusses current Euro-Atlantic security issues, examining a wide range of areas including cyber threats, arms control, relations between key countries, existing conflicts and potential future flash points.

It looks at both the key security challenges and responses that could be developed to mitigate these. The editor brings. The broader arms control culture will be adversely affected in the wake of the demise of the INF treaty. T here is a greater risk of a new intermediate-range, ground-based missile arms race between the US and Russia, in Europe and the broader Asia-pacific.

It remains fundamentally true that improved East-West relations cannot be based solely on arms control. To be of lasting benefit, movement in arms control must be paralleled by the resolution of problems in other areas, such as human rights and regional issues. ARMS AND THE TALKS. By Lawrence Freedman Dismantling the East-West Military Confrontation.

moment that not enough is being done in pursuit of. Ninth German-American Roundtable on NATO: NATO Modernization, Arms Control, and East-West Relations: Summary of a Transatlantic Dialogue Held at the Madison Hotel, Washington, D.C., OctoberA Conference Report 68Pages: Foreign Relations of the United States, –, Volume XI, Arms Control and Disarmament.

Editorial Note. On JanuLeonard the Presidents of the United States: Lyndon B. Johnson,Book I, pages Signing ceremonies were also held in London and Moscow. Assuming a movement towards detente, East-West Arms Control assesses the role and relevance of arms control in an era of rapidly eroding bipolarity and East-West confrontation.

It takes a sober look at the significance of what has been achieved so far, where the arms control process is currently heading and what prospects and challenges the.

The theory and practice of arms control seemed to have its heyday during the height of the Cold War, with its focus on the East-West conflict and nuclear arms. In the past twenty years, both arms technologies and various practices aimed at their control have continued to develop, but scholarly thinking has not kept : Paperback.

Assuming a movement towards detente, East-West Arms Control assesses the role and relevance of arms control in an era of rapidly eroding bipolarity and East-West confrontation. It takes a sober look at the significance of what has been achieved so far, where the arms control process is currently heading and what prospects and challenges the Western Alliance will face.

Nine experts examine the East-West arms control experience to identify lessons that could be applied to the Middle East. The authors pinpoint specific near-term actions, particularly confidence-and-security-building measures, that might be explored now, whether or not they are linked to formal peace negotiations.

Each chapter pairs a co-author who has detailed knowledge of a particular East. One possible way out would be a period of serious detente, accompanied by equally serious arms control, which would calm East-West relations and allow both sides to reduce their force levels without a diminution of security.

A work of fundamental importance, by the Director of the International Institute for Strategic Studies, which should be carefully read by all those seriously concerned with arms control and East-West relations. Bertram raises disturbing questions about the future feasibility of arms control because of the impact of technological change on the ability to develop quantitative restrictions on.

The monumental events in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union must be understood, Jan Van Oudenaren argues, in the context of a process of East-West détente begun in in the aftermath of Stalin's death.

Van Oudenaren's comprehensive and timely study examines the development of Soviet-Western détente from the death of Stalin to the unification of redefining détente as a. The NATO approach of combining defense with detente to improve East-West relations through arms control is no longer possible.

The effort to replace that approach by educating public leaders and citizens is complicated by the irrationality of the flexible response concept in which Europe has a nuclear arsenal controlled by a US that is. The book deals primarily with Soviet-West European relations, with the U.S.

role discussed where it is especially relevant, as in the chapters on four-power negotiations and arms : John Van Oudenaren.

Praise for The Eagle and the Trident "This is the first book-length study of U.S. relations with Ukraine following its independence inand it is extremely well done: clearly written, deeply. Choice is not purely technical, but theory of use of nuclear forces, role in arms control, reactions.

Will have significant influence on Packard [Page 24] recommendations, Alliance policy, arms control policy, East-West Relations. 5 Nixon asked Packard for types of things you are looking at. Abbasi received her PhD from the University of Leicester, UK.

Previously, she was a post-doctoral research fellow and taught at the University of Leicester. She has authored a book titled Pakistan and the New Nuclear Taboo: Regional Deterrence and the International Arms Control Regime.

Arms control is but one of a series of alternative approaches to achieving international security through military strategies. Although the basic idea of arms control has its roots in the. Book Description. The theory and practice of arms control seemed to have its heyday during the height of the Cold War, with its focus on the East-West conflict and nuclear arms.

In the past twenty years, both arms technologies and various practices aimed at their control have continued to develop, but scholarly thinking has not kept up. He is the author of Arms Control and East–West Relations (); Pilots and Rebels: The Use of Aircraft in Unconventional Warfare – (); and editor of Estimating Foreign Military Power.

Following the suspension of nuclear arms talks in and a low point in U.S.-Soviet relations, Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev used arms. @article{osti_, title = {Penetrated system' or normal' state An exploration of INF arms control policy, East-West economic relations, and inter-German policy in the Federal Republic of Germany, }, author = {Fisher, C.S.}, abstractNote = {The thesis explores policy-making processes in the Federal Republic from in three areas: INF arms control policy, East-West economic.

Isolated deployments, without arms control proposals, would damage East-West relations; moreover, West Germany needed arms control as a "cover" for its support of weapons deployments. That West German views were critically important is evident in the discussion of "managing the problem of FRG [Federal Republic of Germany] confidence.".

Naval Arms Control examines the context for naval arms control in the ongoing restructuring of East-West t changes in naval force postures are reviewed and a special analysis is made of military developments in Northern waters. Committee resumed hearings on the future of U.S.-Soviet relations, focusing on defense and arms control policy.

Report Video Issue Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos. Williams who assesses the differing approaches in Europe to arms control and East-West relations. His sensible critique of left- and right-wing radicals argues for greater concen-tration on the political roots of arms control.

The better of the two volumes is that by Holm and Petersen. Theirs is based on a more. Conventional Arms Control and East-West Security. Duke Press Policy Studies. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book.

Rate it Brand: Duke University Press. The progressive development of measures to control weapons of mass destruction in the s and s moved arms control beyond a sovereign conception, towards a larger logic of governmentality Author: Marianne Hanson.

Walter C. Clemens, Jr. (born April 6,in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States) is an American political scientist best known for advancing complexity science as an approach to the study of international relations and comparative has been active in the analysis of complexity science, arms control and disarmament, and U.S.

relations with communist and post-communist countries. Her current book project, entitled Euromissiles: A Transatlantic History, explores the rise and fall of the intermediate-range arms race in Europe, considering the intersections between East-West relations, arms control negotiations, NATO’s internal deliberations, anti-nuclear activism, and advancements in nuclear weapons technologies.Vietnam, contributed meaningfully to a relaxation of East-West tensions.

His torians, too, have tended to reject Clifford's assessment. Even as revisionist interpretations of Johnson's foreign policy have emerged, his administration's progress in arms control and U.S.-Soviet relations has been largely ignored/ In 1.American Committee for East-West Accord.

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