Arms Control
epub |eng | 2012-12-04 | Author:Stephen P. Cohen & Sunil Dasgupta [Cohen, Stephen P. & Dasgupta, Sunil]

Crisis Management The many India-Pakistan crises have produced a debate over “red lines,” shorthand for the limits of national tolerance and a signal to an adversary regarding the latter's plans ...
( Category: Asian July 10,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-15 | Author:David Kilcullen

Conceptual Envelopment In this chapter, I will argue that China’s adaptive response to the external environment—the “fitness landscape,” with its combinations of traits and pressures to adapt—created by US military ...
( Category: Arms Control July 10,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-15 | Author:Chomsky, Noam; Derber, Charles; Moodliar, Suren

New York – Prior to 2019, the largest mobilization against climate change involved hundreds of thousands of participants – 310,000 when demonstrators of all ages joined the “People’s Climate March” ...
( Category: Arms Control July 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-15 | Author:David Paul Kuhn

Scores of young people, at times beaten unconscious, were brought to a first aid station inside Trinity Church during the Hardhat Riot. Throughout the church, as one reporter noted, victims ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism July 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-25 | Author:Garry Wills [Wills, Garry]

In reversing the appeal, the majority sent the case back to the original court for any further proceedings “consistent with the views expressed in this opinion.”18 Biddle saw little point ...
( Category: Arms Control July 3,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2011-06-14 | Author:Daniel Byman [Byman, Daniel]

Israel’s Response: Operation Accountability As Hizballah became stronger and stronger Israel found itself fighting a grinding war of attrition against an increasingly capable foe. In June 1993 the struggle that ...
( Category: Arms Control July 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-25 | Author:David Albright

Chang’s Recruitment and Spying In his Mandarin-language book, Nuclear Weapons! Spy? CIA: Interview Record with Chang Hsien-yi, Colonel Chang writes that the CIA had likely been interested in him since ...
( Category: Arms Control June 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-01 | Author:Benjamin E. Schwartz [SCHWARTZ, BENJAMIN]

COUNTERTERRORISM AS A WAR OF IDEAS Under president George W. Bush the United States responded to al-Qaeda’s 9/11 attacks by launching a global war aimed at transforming the Islamic world ...
( Category: Arms Control June 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-15 | Author:Keir A. Lieber & Daryl G. Press

Nuclear Threats and Conventional Deterrence: Alternative Views How nuclear weapons can be used to deter conventional attack has been the subject of intense debate for decades. In the Cold War, ...
( Category: Arms Control June 9,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-15 | Author:Jorge G. Castañeda

What Americans want There are myriad examples of the contradictory nature of different Americans’ wishes regarding immigration. A typical one involves meat-packing plants in Iowa. Thousands of Mexicans and Laotians ...
( Category: Arms Control June 7,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Suzanne Maloney

History Lessons From the perspective of history, there is some irony in this shift. Iran’s refusal to defend the legality of its actions during the hostage crisis reinforced the extent ...
( Category: Arms Control June 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-30 | Author:Kishore Mahbubani

Since opening its markets in 1978, China has in fact pursued significant political reforms—just not in the manner that Western observers expected. Instead of instituting multiparty elections, establishing formal protections ...
( Category: Diplomacy March 31,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-31 | Author:Jerome de Wiel [de Wiel, Jerome]

Notes 1 Wolf & McElvoy, Man without a Face, pp. 51, 91. 2 D. Porch, The French Secret Services: From the Dreyfus Affair to the Gulf War (London: Macmillan, 1996), ...
( Category: Diplomacy March 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-24 | Author:Scarry, Elaine [Scarry, Elaine]

THE PLACE OF HABIT IN ACTS OF THINKING The rejection of procedures and constitutional guarantees, this chapter has so far suggested, comes from three sources: first, the belief that action ...
( Category: Arms Control March 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-15 | Author:Williams, Winston S.; Ford, Christopher M.;

PART THREE Complexity in Technology 9 The Principle of Proportionality in an Era of High Technology Jack Beard* I. Introduction Outside observers may be surprised to learn that few legal ...
( Category: Arms Control March 24,2020 )