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Strategic Defenses

Office of Technology Assessment

Strategic Defenses

Ballistic Missile Defense Technologies Anti-Satellite Weapons, Countermeasures, and Arms Control

by Office of Technology Assessment

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Princeton Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space weapons,
  • Military Science,
  • Fiction,
  • History - General History,
  • Space warfare,
  • General,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Baseball,
  • Ballistic missile defenses,
  • Ballistic missiles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7756609M
    ISBN 100691022526
    ISBN 109780691022529

    The Strategic Defense Initiative book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Nuclear and Space Talks revolutionized arms control. 4/5(1). The Overview Book has been published as part of the President’s Annual Defense Budget for the past few years. From FY to FY , OSD published the “Annual Defense Report” (ADR) to meet 10 USC section requirements. Subsequently, the Overview began to fill this Size: 8MB.

    Reviews and assesses the Reagan Administration's so-called 'Star Wars' program or Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI). Includes an Appendix: SDI and Public Opinion, 25 Tables, and 26 Figures. From inside the book. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Strategic defenses and crisis stability. Santa Monica, Calif. (P.O. Box , Santa Monica ): Rand Corp., [].

    The Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) was a proposed missile defense system intended to protect the United States from attack by ballistic strategic nuclear weapons (intercontinental ballistic missiles and submarine-launched ballistic missiles).The concept was first announced publicly by President Ronald Reagan on Ma Reagan was a vocal critic of the doctrine of mutual assured Jurisdiction: Federal government of the United States. This book covers the Reagan administration's original proposal; the main disagreements about strategic and technical feasibility; the effects of Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) on relations between the U.S. and the Soviet Union; and the effects of SDI on relations between the U.S. and its allies.


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To contribute to the worldwide debate on President Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative, here are two important studies, Ballistic Missile Defense Technologies and Anti-Satellite Weapons, Countermeasures.

and Arms Control. Originally published in Author: Office of Techn. Office of Techn. Assess. To contribute to the worldwide debate on President Reagan’s Strategic Defenses book Defense Initiative, here are two important studies, Ballistic Missile Defense Technologies and Anti-Satellite Weapons, Countermeasures.

and Arms Control. Originally published in The author is a proponent of the Strategic Defense Initiative, but he marshals the arguments against it as well as those for it in a fair manner. The result is a comprehensive summary of the current debate presented in a form easily understandable to the by: To contribute to the worldwide debate on President Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative, here are two important studies, Ballistic Missile Defense Technologies and Anti-Satellite Weapons, Countermeasures.

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Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI), byname Star Wars, proposed U.S. strategic defensive system against potential nuclear attacks—as originally conceived, from the Soviet Union.

The SDI was first proposed by President Ronald Reagan in a nationwide television address on Ma. Strategic defenses and arms control. New York: Paragon House Publishers, © (OCoLC) Online version: Strategic defenses and arms control.

New York: Paragon House Publishers, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alvin Martin Weinberg; Jack N Barkenbus.Strategic Defense Initiative examines developments in the technologies currently being researched under SDI. The OTA does not repeat the work of its earlier reports but gives special attention to filling in gaps in those reports and to describing technical progress made in the intervening period.Books shelved as strategic-studies: The Art of War by Sun Tzu, Strategy by B.H.

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