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The Resource ALTERNATIVE SECURITY : LIVING WITHOUT NUCLEAR DETERRENCE, (electronic resource)

ALTERNATIVE SECURITY : LIVING WITHOUT NUCLEAR DETERRENCE, (electronic resource)

Label
ALTERNATIVE SECURITY : LIVING WITHOUT NUCLEAR DETERRENCE
Title
ALTERNATIVE SECURITY : LIVING WITHOUT NUCLEAR DETERRENCE
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Alternative Security offers the thinking person a place to begin to kick the "nuclear habit. "Even as it accepts the premise that war is endemic to the human condition, it provides reassurance that an other-than-nuclear deterrence policy can work to effectively safeguard national and transnational interests. These eight original essays, acco
Biographical or historical data
"Burns H. Weston is Bessie Dutton Murray Professor of Law at The University of Iowa, specializing in international law and affairs. xvA Senior Fellow of the World Policy Institute (New York City), a Fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science, and a member of the American Bar Association's Standing Committee on World Order Under Law and the Board of Editors of the American Journal of International Law, he also is active in the Lawyers' Committee on Nuclear Policy and the International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms. Professor Weston's many publications include Toward Nuclear Disarmament and Global Security: A Search for Alternatives (Boulder, CO: Westview, 1984), Human Rights in the World Community: Issues and Action (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1989), and International Law and World Order: A Problem-Oriented Coursebook (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing, Second Edition, 1990). "
Dewey number
327.1/7
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1933-2015,
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Weston, Burns H.
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  • Security, International
  • Peace
  • Nuclear warfare
Label
ALTERNATIVE SECURITY : LIVING WITHOUT NUCLEAR DETERRENCE, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The military and alternative security: new "missions" for stable conventional security / Thomas F. Lynch -- Technology and alternative security: a cherished myth expires / Warren F. Davis -- Law and alternative security: toward a just world peace / Burns H. Weston -- Politics and alternative security: toward a more democratic, therefore more peaceful, world / Bruce Russett -- Economics and alternative security: toward a peacekeeping international economy / Lloyd J. Dumas -- Psychology and alternative security: needs, perceptions, and misperceptions / Ralph K. White -- Religion and alternative security: a prophetic vision / William Sloane Coffin -- Toward post-nuclear global security: an overview / Robert C. Johansen
Control code
on1103675782
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429035364
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1103675782
Label
ALTERNATIVE SECURITY : LIVING WITHOUT NUCLEAR DETERRENCE, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
The military and alternative security: new "missions" for stable conventional security / Thomas F. Lynch -- Technology and alternative security: a cherished myth expires / Warren F. Davis -- Law and alternative security: toward a just world peace / Burns H. Weston -- Politics and alternative security: toward a more democratic, therefore more peaceful, world / Bruce Russett -- Economics and alternative security: toward a peacekeeping international economy / Lloyd J. Dumas -- Psychology and alternative security: needs, perceptions, and misperceptions / Ralph K. White -- Religion and alternative security: a prophetic vision / William Sloane Coffin -- Toward post-nuclear global security: an overview / Robert C. Johansen
Control code
on1103675782
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429035364
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1103675782

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