Nuclear Politics: The Strategic Causes of Proliferation by Alexandre Debs,Nuno P. Monteiro

By Alexandre Debs,Nuno P. Monteiro

while do states gather nuclear guns? Overturning a decade of scholarship targeting different elements, Debs and Monteiro express in Nuclear Politics that proliferation is pushed through safeguard issues. Proliferation happens in simple terms while a nation has either the willingness and chance to construct the bomb. A nation has the willingness to nuclearize while it faces a major defense danger with out the help of a competent best friend. It has the chance while its traditional forces or allied safety are enough to discourage preventive assaults. This explains why so few nations have constructed nuclear guns. Unthreatened or secure states don't want them; vulnerable and unprotected ones can't get them. This robust concept mixed with large historic learn at the nuclear trajectory of 16 nations will make Nuclear Politics a typical reference in foreign defense reviews, informing scholarly and coverage debates on nuclear proliferation - and US non-proliferation efforts - for many years to come.

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