America's nuclear deterrence in the age of terrorism

Kampmark, Binoy (2003) America's nuclear deterrence in the age of terrorism. Contemporary Review, 282 1647: 206-210.


Author Kampmark, Binoy
Title America's nuclear deterrence in the age of terrorism
Journal name Contemporary Review   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0010-7565
Publication date 2003-04
Sub-type Article (original research)
Volume 282
Issue 1647
Start page 206
End page 210
Total pages 5
Editor Mullen, R.
Place of publication England
Publisher Comtemporary Review Co. Ltd
Collection year 2003
Language eng
Subject CX
430111 History - Other
780199 Other
Abstract The September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the US and the leakage of the Nuclear Posture Report (NPR) spur a complete review of the nuclear doctrine under Pres George W. Bush's administration. Kampmark discusses the contrariness of NPR in relation to America's deterrence of nuclear weapons and the possible proliferation of tactical offensive weapons as compared to strategic nuclear weapons.
Keyword Terrorism
Nuclear weapons
Military strategy
U.S.A
Q-Index Code CX

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: School of History, Philosophy, Religion and Classics Publications
 
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