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Title The legacy of the Cold War : perspectives on security, cooperation, and conflict / edited by Vojtech Mastny and Zhu Liqun
Imprint Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2014]
book jacket
 Modern History Library  355.020904 L496    DUE 07-14-23    30550100586310
 人文社會聯圖  D843 .L324 2014    AVAILABLE    30660020175522
Descript viii, 378 pages ; 23 cm
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Series The Harvard Cold War studies book series
Harvard Cold War studies book series
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Preface / Mark Kramer -- The Cold War's legacy for international security : a historical overview / Vojtech Mastny -- Concepts and practices of cooperative security : building trust in the international system / Vincent Keating and Nicholas Wheeler -- Part I. The Western experience -- The United Nations' record as the guardian of global cooperative security / William R. Keylor -- NATO : an atypical alliance and its longevity / Lawrence S. Kaplan -- The Warsaw Pact : the trajectory of a hegemonic alliance / Malcolm Byrne -- The construction of Europe's security policy : slow but steady / Willlem van Eekelen -- The Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe as a regional model / Andreas Wenger and Daniel Möckli -- Part II. The Asian experience -- Fragile alliances : America's security relationships in Cold War Asia / Robert J. McMahon -- Security cooperation in the Sino-Soviet alliance and its failure / Lorenz Lüthi -- China's security and use of force : lessons from the Cold War / Huang Yuxing -- China's Cold War experience and its new security concept / Zhu Liqun -- Postscript: In midterm perspective / Vojtech Mastny and Zhu Liqun -- About the contributors
"In The Legacy of the Cold War, Vojtech Mastny and Zhu Liqun bring together scholars to examine the world-wide effects of the Cold War on international security. Focusing on regions where the Cold War made the most enduring impact - the Euro-Atlantic area and East Asia - historians, political scientists, and international relations scholars explore alliances and other security arrangements during the Cold War and how they carry over into the twenty-first century."--Back cover
Subject Cold War -- Influence
World politics -- 1945-1989
National security -- History -- 20th century
Security, International -- History -- 20th century
International cooperation -- History -- 20th century
Military history, Modern -- 20th century
Alt Author Mastny, Vojtech, 1936- editor
Zhu, Liqun, 1958- editor
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