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The Resource Atomic anxiety : deterrence, taboo and the non-use of U.S. nuclear weapons, Frank Sauer, (electronic book)

Atomic anxiety : deterrence, taboo and the non-use of U.S. nuclear weapons, Frank Sauer, (electronic book)

Label
Atomic anxiety : deterrence, taboo and the non-use of U.S. nuclear weapons
Title
Atomic anxiety
Title remainder
deterrence, taboo and the non-use of U.S. nuclear weapons
Statement of responsibility
Frank Sauer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With the concept of 'Atomic Anxiety', this book offers a novel perspective on one of the most important and longstanding puzzles of international politics: the non-use of U.S. nuclear weapons. By focusing on the fear surrounding nuclear weapons, it explains why nuclear deterrence and the nuclear taboo are working at cross purposes in practice
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sauer, Frank
Dewey number
355.02/170973
Index
no index present
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.S28 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear weapons
  • No first use (Nuclear strategy)
  • Deterrence (Strategy)
  • Anxiety
  • Taboo
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Atomic anxiety : deterrence, taboo and the non-use of U.S. nuclear weapons, Frank Sauer, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. Introduction: Hiroshima, Nagasaki and the Puzzling Non-use of U.S. Nuclear Weapons after 1945 -- 2. Explaining Nuclear Non-use : Nuclear Deterrence, the Nuclear Taboo, the Tradition of Non-use and Identifying Causal Factors -- 3. Understanding Nuclear Non-use : Focusing on Meaning, Language and Agency -- 4. Revisiting Nuclear Non-use : The Cuban Missile Crisis, Presidential Language and the Study of Atomic Anxiety as a Key Emotion in International Politics -- 5. Conclusion: The Danger of Complacency in Nuclear Policy-making
Control code
SPR923344360
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Owing to Legal Deposit regulations this resource may only be accessed from within National Library of Scotland. For more information contact enquiries@nls.uk.
Isbn
9781137533739
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Atomic anxiety : deterrence, taboo and the non-use of U.S. nuclear weapons, Frank Sauer, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. Introduction: Hiroshima, Nagasaki and the Puzzling Non-use of U.S. Nuclear Weapons after 1945 -- 2. Explaining Nuclear Non-use : Nuclear Deterrence, the Nuclear Taboo, the Tradition of Non-use and Identifying Causal Factors -- 3. Understanding Nuclear Non-use : Focusing on Meaning, Language and Agency -- 4. Revisiting Nuclear Non-use : The Cuban Missile Crisis, Presidential Language and the Study of Atomic Anxiety as a Key Emotion in International Politics -- 5. Conclusion: The Danger of Complacency in Nuclear Policy-making
Control code
SPR923344360
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Owing to Legal Deposit regulations this resource may only be accessed from within National Library of Scotland. For more information contact enquiries@nls.uk.
Isbn
9781137533739
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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