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The game of disarmament

Alva Myrdal

The game of disarmament

how the United States & Russia run the arms race

by Alva Myrdal

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disarmament -- History.,
  • United States -- Defenses -- History.,
  • Soviet Union -- Defenses -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alva Myrdal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21362470M
    ISBN 100394706498

    Belal Ghannam-Theory of Disarmament in Contemporary Period EUROPEAN ACADEMIC RESEARCH - Vol. IV, Issue 3 / June structure maintaining peace and security. Disarmament is the means for the abolition, reduction or control for the purpose ofFile Size: KB. Arms control, disarmament and the United Nations Union and the United States during the Cold War on intermediate range and strategic forces, but even multilateral regimes like the NPT, CWC, BTWC and the various regional NWFZ—were negotiated outside the UN framework, such as in the Conference on Disarmament. At one level, this is of course Size: KB.   Disarmament Essays (Examples) Filter results by: Number of pages pages pages pages pages pages 26 .


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An ambitious account of failures to end the arms race and possible future approaches, written by a participant in the Geneva Disarmament Committee negotiations, a leading Swedish governmental and educational figure. Adopting a nonaligned tone, Myrdal holds ""the superpowers"" equally responsible for the dangers of nuclear war, though she asserts finally.

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Though the logic of game theory has been used for millennia, it was not formalized until the violence of World War II, and the nascent field was popularized extensively during the Cold War (Ross ). Without disarmament, the Pareto optimal equilibrium of this game is that both players use only x, resulting in 1 utility for each.

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[Alva Myrdal] -- Definitive account of the arms race and the militarization of our world, told by Sweden's former Minister of Disarmament.

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The UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) (French: Le Bureau des affaires du désarmement) is an Office of the United Nations Secretariat established in January as the Department for Disarmament Affairs, part of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan's plan to reform the UN as presented in his report to the General Assembly in July Type: Department of the Secretariat.

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The game of disarmament: how the United States and Russia run the arms race / Alva Myrdal Manchester University Press Manchester Australian/Harvard Citation. Myrdal, Alva. The game of disarmament: how the United States and Russia run the arms race / Alva Myrdal Manchester University Press Manchester.

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The harm of the game, to the West, is that it fosters illusions. The United Nations Disarmament Yearbook, volume 42 (Part II):with a foreword by the High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, summarizes developments and trends in on key issues of multilateral consideration at the international and regional levels; reviews the.

(shelved 2 times as nuclear-weapons) avg rating — 47, ratings — published Want to Read saving. The existence of strong political rivalry and disputes among nations has been a potent hindrance in the way of disarmament.

Political rivalry among the states has been a source of armament race in international relations and in this way it has acted as a road-block in the way of disarmament and arms control. Disarmament, in international relations, any of four distinct conceptions: (1) the penal destruction or reduction of the armament of a country defeated in war (the provision under the Versailles Treaty [] for the disarmament of Germany and its allies is an example of this conception of disarmament); (2) bilateral disarmament agreements applying to specific geographic areas.

Fifty years ago, shortly after the conclusion of the nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty (NPT), the United States and the Soviet Union launched the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT).

This book can be found in: Politics, Society & Education > Politics & government > International relations > Arms negotiation & control zoom The Game of Disarmament: How the United States and Russia Run the Arms Race (Paperback)Book Edition: New Edition.Disarmament and arms control measures can be imposed on states, be taken unilaterally by a state or be agreed between two states or multiple states.

Right up to the recent past, the most widely occurring form of disarmament was imposed disarmament on those who had been vanquished in war. In Antiquity, for example, a victorious Rome demanded, in.