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Only in the Mind of the Enemy: Can Deterrence Effectiveness be Measured? Military Deception, Historical Cases, Japan World War II, Cuban Missile Crisis, Libya, Iraq, Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,930. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The concept of deterrence is as old as war, but determining if deterrence activities and messages are having the desired effect on the adversary decision maker is challenging since the adversary will not readily admit to being deterred.
The Future of U.S. Nuclear Deterrence and the Impact of the Global Zero Movement - Nuclear Weapons Elimination Goal, BMD Deployment, Arsenal Size Considerations, NPT Treaty, ICBMs, Bombers, Subs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,370. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Advocates have recently proffered the Global Zero Commission (GZC) proposal as an alternative US nuclear strategy. The potential impact of the GZC proposal warrants a thorough examination of its background, theoretical roots, assumptions and impacts to include a comparison to US strategy.
The "Worried Well" Response to CBRN Events: Analysis and Solutions - Chemical, Biological, Radiation, Nuclear, Sarin, Anthrax, Goiania Radiation Incident, Aum Shinrikyo, WMD, Bioterrorism, Psychology
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 118,950. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear (CBRN) weapons in the hands of a terrorist or a rogue state is one of the greatest threats to the security of the United States. These weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) can cause catastrophic loss of life and innumerable injuries and challenge the US health system beyond its capacity to provide care.
Biodefense and Deterrence: A Critical Element in the New Triad - Anthrax Attacks of 2001, Nuclear Weapons Stockpile, China, Russia, Biological Threat, WMD, Biowarfare Weaponization, NATO
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,710. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the nation's posture toward biodefense in an increasingly complex national security environment.
Command and Control of Military Forces in the Homeland - Lack of Unity of Effort between National Guard and Federal Military Forces in Disasters and WMD Incidents, Posse Comitatus, Hurricane Katrina
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,120. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines the question of how command and control of military forces in support of civil authority can be achieved when the scope of a crisis requires federal involvement.
The Ring of Gyges: Anonymity and Technological Advance's Effect on the Deterrence of Non-State Actors in 2035 - Why Groups and Individuals Attack, Deterring with Expanded Denial Strategies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,650. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the time of Plato, men have pondered how an individual would act if they were unidentifiable or anonymous. In The Republic, Plato uses the story of Gyges of Lydia, who found a ring in a cave and put it upon his finger to become invisible, to show how a man would act when he believed himself to be anonymous.
Choosing War: The Decision to Invade Iraq and Its Aftermath - War Plan, International Support, Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD), Postwar Plans, Errors in Decisionmaking and Execution, Terrorism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the Iraq war decision. The goal of this case study is to outline how the United States chose to go to war in Iraq, how its decisionmaking process functioned, and what can be done to improve that process.
Korean Futures: Challenges to U.S. Diplomacy of North Korean Regime Collapse - Scenario, ROK (South Korea) Response, WMD, Nuclear Weapons, Refugee Crisis, Asian Alliances, China's Priorities
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,320. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the crucial issue of how the United States and North Korea's neighbors might respond to a collapse of the North Korean regime.
President Nixon's Decision to Renounce the U.S. Offensive Biological Weapons (BW) Program - Anthrax, Virus, Bacteria, Anticrop Weapons, Toxins, Botulinum, Dugway Proving Ground, Pine Bluff
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 111,050. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the decision by President Richard Nixon to end the American offensive biological weapons program.
Nunn - Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction Program: Origins of Nuclear Weapons Control Initiative, Soviet Union, Beyond Nunn - Lugar: Curbing Next Wave of Weapons Proliferation Threats From Russia
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 182,130. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this compilation reproduces two fascinating works about the history and future of the nuclear threat reduction program initiated by Senators Sam Nunn (D-GA) and Richard Lugar (R-IN).