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The Second Nuclear Age

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Published by Lynne Rienner Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms negotiation & control,
  • Central government policies,
  • Nuclear Weapons,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Military Policy,
  • Political Science,
  • World politics,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Weapons of mass destruction,
  • International Relations - Arms Control,
  • International Relations - General,
  • 1989-,
  • Security, International

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9472207M
    ISBN 101555873316
    ISBN 109781555873318

    In fact, LANL is now backing a different meme- Paul Bracken's thesis described in his book "The Second Nuclear Age", that the "multiplayer nuclear world" we have now is "more dangerous than the Cold War". And to underline the point, the Wall Street Journal blurb on the cover proclaims, "We are once again in a world where nuclear weapons count.".   By Robert D. Kaplan Chief Geopolitical Analyst. In , Yale Professor Paul Bracken published Fire in the East: The Rise of Asian Military Power and the Second Nuclear Age, a brief and clairvoyant tour de force that I had the midshipmen in my classes read at the U.S. Naval Academy when I was a visiting professor there a few years book's main thesis was that the very "finite size of. Trump has launched a second nuclear age by rejecting the treaty that was meant to initiate the closing of the first one. The arms race was then slowed, but, alas, .


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The editors of Strategy in the Second Nuclear Age offer a collection of essays that challenge the reader to examine strategies and options in light of the breakout of new nuclear nation-states. Toshi Yoshihara and James Holmes precede and follow these pieces with a thought-provoking introduction and conclusion.

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Gregory Koblentz argues that the United States should work with the other nuclear-armed states. The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics Paul Bracken. Overview: The cold war ended more than two decades ago, and with its end came a reduction in the threat of nuclear weapons―a luxury that we can no longer indulge.

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The first nuclear age began at Hiroshima. In contrast, it is hard to date the start of the second nuclear age. The book warns that if the growth of warhead totals and missile accuracy presages moves by Beijing and New Delhi toward warfighting strategies of deterrence, then the second nuclear age will become far more dangerous and prospects for reducing the salience of nuclear weapons on international affairs will be undermined.

The Atomic Age, also known as the Atomic Era, is the period of history following the detonation of the first nuclear weapon, The Gadget at the Trinity test in New Mexico, on Jduring World War gh nuclear chain reactions had been hypothesized in and the first artificial self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction (Chicago Pile-1) had taken place in Decemberthe.

The Second Nuclear Age (Hardcover) Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics. By Paul Bracken. Times Books,pp. Publication Date: Novem Other Editions of This Title: Paperback (11/26/). Get this from a library. The second nuclear age. [Colin S Gray] -- "Colin Gray returns nuclear weapons to the center stage of international politics."--BOOK JACKET.

"Taking issue with the complacent belief that a happy mixture of deterrence, arms control, and luck. The Second Nuclear Age is a superb analysis of why and how a continuation of our Cold War nuclear forces and doctrines will fail, and how we can make them safer and far more strategically useful.” — R.

James Woolsey, Former Director of Central IntelligenceBrand: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc. Just as Asia began asserting itself economically in the s and s, it now does so militarily. The rise of Asian military power ushers in a new age in which Western interference in Asia will prove far more treacherous and costly than ever.

For the first time in modern history, Asia has the power to shape its future -- for better or by: Strategic stability in the second nuclear age faces three challenges. The first is the increasing complexity of deterrence relations among the nuclear weapon states. A central feature of the.

The Second Nuclear Age dares to specify the policy merit in nuclear weapons today."--BOOK JACKET. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review.

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The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics by Paul Bracken. Times Books,pp. Paul Bracken, Yale University professor of management and political science specializing in global competition and strategic application of technology in business and defense, has been writing about involvement of nuclear weapons in strategy since the early s.

The Second Nuclear Age dares to specify the policy merit in nuclear weapons today. 年份: 出版社: Lynne Rienner Publishers. 语言: english Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them., Free ebooks since   The Second Nuclear Age Book Reviews Interviews Reading List.

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Strategy in the Second Nuclear Age assembles a group of distinguished scholars to grapple with the matter of how the United States, its allies, and its friends must size up the strategies, doctrines, and force structures currently taking shape if they are to design responses that reinforce deterrence amid vastly more complex strategic Cited by: 6.

The Second Nuclear Age. Paul Bracken of Yale University critiques U.S. nuclear weapons strategy for national security following the Cold War. February 1, Slim Pickens played Major “King” Kong in the movie Dr. Strangelove and is shown here riding the thermonuclear bomb that starts an unintended nuclear war with the Soviet Union.

What we can be more certain of, in Payne's view, is that such policies will almost assuredly fail in the Second Nuclear Age -- a period in which direct nuclear threat between superpowers has been replaced by threats posed by regional "rogue" powers newly armed with chemical, biological, or nuclear weapons.

In the second nuclear age, no less than the first, there are no realistic prospects for banning multiple-warhead missiles. China has started to deploy such missiles, and India and Pakistan are likely to cross this threshold as well. The motivations behind these steps will determine how extensively nuclear arsenals will grow and how pernicious the effects of stockpile growth.

The world has entered a second nuclear age shaped by rising nuclear states and military technologies. Gregory Koblentz argues that the United States should work with the other nuclear-armed states to manage threats to nuclear stability in the near term and establish processes for multilateral arms control efforts over the longer term.

Paul’s Book The Second Nuclear Age can be purchased on Amazon Paul Bracken is a professor of political science and business at Yale University. Bracken is a respected thought leader in global competition and the strategic application of technology in business and defense. This is a list of books about nuclear are non-fiction books which relate to uranium mining, nuclear weapons and/or nuclear power.

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The Second Nuclear Age. The defining feature of the second nuclear age is the spread of atomic weapons to countries for reasons having nothing to do with the Soviet-American rivalry of the first nuclear age. There is no definitive event like Hiroshima to mark the beginning of the second nuclear age, but it may be India’s test shot.

%%BUY_BOX(,1,The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics)%%. In short, we have entered the second nuclear age. In this provocative and agenda-setting book, Paul Bracken of Yale University argues that we need to pay renewed attention to nuclear weapons and how their presence will transform the way crises develop and escalate.

Defense Department consultant Bracken (Fire in the East: The Rise of Asian Military Power and the Second Nuclear Age,etc.) writes that the nuclear genie is truly out of the bottle, and current efforts at nuclear disarmament ignore geopolitical realities.“The U.S.

desire for a nonnuclear world,” writes the author, “gives America’s opponents a reason to manipulate developments in. Deterrence in the second nuclear age. Lexington: University Press pdf Kentucky, © (OCoLC) Online version: Payne, Keith B. Deterrence in the second nuclear age.

Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Keith B Payne.1. Sources of Download pdf in the Second Nuclear Age: An American Perspective Evan Braden Montgomery 2.

The Russian Approach to Strategic Stability: Preserving a Classical Formula in a Turbulent World Andrey Pavlov and Anastasia Malygina 3.

Pakistan's View of Strategic Stability: A Struggle between Theory and Practice Sadia Tasleem 4. The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Ebook Politics.

Paul Bracken, professor of management and political science (Times Books) With the end of the cold war came a reduction in the threat of nuclear weapons — a luxury, contends Paul Bracken, we can no longer indulge.