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書名 American defense policy / edited by Schuyler Foerster and Edward N. Wright
出版項 Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1990
國際標準書號 0801838673 (hardback)
9780801838675 (hardback)
0801838681 (paperback)
9780801838682 (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  355.033073 Am3536 1990    在架上    30500100557340
版本 6th ed
說明 xi, 654 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Also issued online
Foreword: Teaching American defense policy / Ervin J. Rokke -- Part I. The Context of American Defense Policy. The twin faces of defense policy: international and domestic / Schuyler Foerster and Edward N. Wright -- The competition: the nature and purpose of Soviet power / Carl W. Reddel -- Theoretical foundations: deterrence in the nuclear age / Schuyler Foerster -- Bibliographic Essays: Soviet defense policy / David L. Giddens ; Deterrence in the nuclear age / Brent D. Brandon -- Selected Readings I: The forgotten dimensions of strategy / Michael E. Howard ; The sources and prospects of Gorbachev's new political thinking on security / Stephen M. Meyer ; The absolute weapon / Bernard Brodie ; Nuclear strategy: the case for a theory of victory / Colin S. Gray ; On fighting a nuclear war / Michael E. Howard ; MAD versus NUTS: can doctrine or weaponry remedy the mutual hostage relationship of the superpowers? / Spurgeon M. Keeny and Wolfgang K.H. Panofsky ; Nuclear policy and the defensive transition / Keith B. Payne and Colin S. Gray --
Part II. US Defense Commitments and Strategies for Deterrence. The United States as a world power: an overview / Schuyler Foerster -- Dealing with the Soviets / Ronald J. Sullivan -- Alliance commitments and strategies: Europe / Schuyler Foerster -- Alliance commitments and strategies: Asia / William E. Berry, Jr. -- Defending global interests / E. Douglas Menarchik -- Bibliographic Essay: U.S. commitments and strategies / Frank L. Rosa -- Selected Readings II: The sources of Soviet conduct / George Keenan ; US national security objectives / NSC-68 (1950) ; Massive retaliation / John Foster Dulles ; Defense arrangements of the North Atlantic community / Robert S. McNamara ; Deterrence, assured destruction, and strategic options / James R. Schlesinger ; The countervailing strategy / Harold Brown ; The Strategic Defense Initiative / Ronald Reagan ; Vietnam and the American theory of limited war / Stephen Peter Rosen ; US military forces as a political instrument since World War II / Barry M. Blechman and Stephen S. Kaplan
Part III. Arms Control and Defense Policy. Arms control and defense policy: an overview / Schuyler Foerster -- Strategic arms control: theory and practice / R. Joseph DeSutter -- Arms control and security in Europe / Paul R. Viotti -- Bibliographic Essay: Arms control / Charles E. Costanzo and Jay L. Lorenzen -- Selected Readings III: Strategy and arms control / Thomas C. Schelling and Morton H. Halperin ; Control of the arms race / Hedley Bull ; Strategic modernization and arms control / The Scowcroft Commission ; Arms control after Reykjavik / George P. Shultz --
Part IV. Defense Policy and Force Planning. The defense policy process and the role of the military officer: an overview / Edward N. Wright -- The structure of American defense policymaking / Edward N. Wright -- The defense policy process in Congress: roles, players and setting, trends, and evaluation / David C. Kozak -- Force planning: bridge between doctrine and forces / Robert P. Haffa, Jr. -- Bibliographic Essays: The changing face of national security policymaking / Marilyn H. Garcia and Henry O. Johnson III ; Force planning / Gregory J. Rattray -- Selected Readings IV: Conceptual models and the Cuban Missile Crisis / Graham T. Allison ; The role of the National Security Council in coordinating and integrating US defense and foreign policy / Philip A. Odeen ; Coordinating national security policy: the role of the Office of Management and Budget / Peter L. Szanton ; From the Report of the President's Special Review Board / John Tower, Edmund Muskie, and Brent Scowcroft ; American pluralism and defense policy / David C. Kozak ; The political dimension of military professionalism / John H. Garrison ; A new look a the military profession / Zeb B. Bradford, Jr. and James R. Murphy -- Epilogue: Forthcoming challenges in American defense policy / Douglas J. Murray
鏈接 Online version: American defense policy. 6th ed. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ñ990 (OCoLC)645033202
主題 United States -- Military policy
Defence (Military strategy) Policies Of Government
United States
Alt Author Foerster, Schuyler
Wright, Edward N
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