Clausewitz and Escalation: Classical Perspective on Nuclear Strategy

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Routledge, Nov 12, 2012 - History - 218 pages
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Published in 1991, Clausewitz and Escalation is a valuable contribution to the field of Military & Strategic Studies.

 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Contemporary Strategy and the Concepts of Clausewitz
15
II How Hard to Push? Escalation Risk and the Control of War
66
III Deception Uncertainty and Intelligence in on War Implications for Contemporary Studies
98
IV Beyond Deterrence? Antinuclear Defenses Strategy and Policy
123
Limits of Theory and Practice ...
165
Conclusion
198
Index
210
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Stephen J. Cimbala is Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Penn State Brandywine and the author of "Russia and Postmodern Deterrence: Military Power and Its Challenges for Security" (with Peter Rainow, Potomac Books, Inc., 2007). He has served as a consultant to various U.S. government agencies and defense contractors and has been cited in many U.S. and foreign media sources. He lives in Media, Pennsylvania.

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