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The Nuclear Straightjacket: American Extended Deterrence and Nonproliferation
The Future of Extended Deterrence. The United States, NATO, and Beyond
Washington, DC : Georgetown University Press
73 - 106 p.
nuclear weapons, United States, nonproliferation
In this chapter, I discuss the future of US extended nuclear deterrence and the possibility of change in nuclear weapons and alliance policies. While several chapters in this book document and analyze the limits of extended deterrence arrangements, the goal of this chapter is to take a step back and look at the understanding of history that frames possible and desirable change in US nuclear weapons policy and submit it to historical critique based on European case studies...