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Presidents and arms control

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Published by University Press of America, Miller Center, University of Virginia in Lanham, Md, [Charlottesville, Va.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Presidents -- United States.,
    • Treaty-making power.,
    • Arms control -- Decision making.

    • Edition Notes

      Vol. 5: The president, the bureaucracy, and world regions in arms control.

      Other titlesPresident, the bureaucracy, and world regions in arms control.
      Statementedited by Kenneth W. Thompson.
      SeriesW. Alton Jones Foundation series on the Presidency and arms control
      ContributionsThompson, Kenneth W., 1921-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF5053 .P74 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1, 4, 5 > ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1076921M
      ISBN 10081919462X, 0819194638
      LC Control Number94000092

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Presidents and Arms Control addresses the milieu of arms control in the nuclear age and the decision-making style of presidents. The end of the Cold War seems to have given the incumbent president rather more control over the policy.

All this is presented in a highly readable and credible form by the author. 4* rather than 5* because his objectivity seems to become suspect when dealing with presidents #44 and # #44 is portrayed as a kind of saint and #45 as a kind of devil.4/5(33).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Presidents and arms control: John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson / McGeorge Bundy --The Ford and Carter administrations and arms control: a nuclear power critique / A. David Rossin --Reagan's "star wars" vision: freedom and the metaphysics.

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