New Technologies and the Arms Race

  • Carlo Schaerf
  • Brian Holden Reid
  • David Carlton

Part of the Studies in Disarmament and Conflicts book series (SDC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. Civilian versus Military Technology

  3. The Strategic Defense Initiative: Military and Civilian Space Technology

  4. Civilian Nuclear Technologies and Nuclear Weapons Proliferation

  5. Problems of Command and Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 217-217
    2. Paul Bracken
      Pages 219-225
    3. Desmond Ball
      Pages 237-274
    4. George W. Rathjens
      Pages 275-282
  6. Arms Control: Successes and Failures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 283-283
    2. Edy Korthals Altes
      Pages 310-315
    3. F. A. Long
      Pages 316-323
    4. Maj Britt Theorin
      Pages 324-331
    5. Joseph Rotblat
      Pages 332-344
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 363-377

About this book


This volume contains the proceedings of the International Conference on Technology, Arms Race and Disarmament which took place at Castiglioncello, Italy, in September 1987. The papers examine strategic defence policies, nuclear weapons proliferation and arms control among many other topics.


Arms Control assessment decision-making Europe experiment information Italy NATO Proliferation race technology theatre Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) war weapons

Editors and affiliations

  • Carlo Schaerf
    • 1
  • Brian Holden Reid
    • 2
  • David Carlton
    • 3
  1. 1.University of RomeItaly
  2. 2.King’s CollegeLondonUK
  3. 3.University of WarwickUK

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