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Nuclear Psychologies: On The First Use Of Nuclear Weapons And Reductions In Nuclear Arsenals, Editor Dec 1998

Nuclear Psychologies: On The First Use Of Nuclear Weapons And Reductions In Nuclear Arsenals, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes how the psychological rationales for, and the consequences of, the same nuclear policies can be constructed very differently by different groups of nuclear policymakers. Some possible rationales for these differences are offered.


Trends. The Proliferation Of Nuclear Weapons And Economic Recession: Global Crises That Turn Right Thinking On Its Head, Editor Oct 1998

Trends. The Proliferation Of Nuclear Weapons And Economic Recession: Global Crises That Turn Right Thinking On Its Head, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the impact of the end of the cold war on the rest of the world.


Trends. Sharing Data On Missile Launches: A New Version Of An Old Idea, Editor Sep 1998

Trends. Sharing Data On Missile Launches: A New Version Of An Old Idea, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

In this article, the author discusses the agreement that was announced, the United States and Russia, to quickly share data about the launch of ballistic missiles and space payloads.


Words And Actions: The Referent As A Problem In The Deterrence Of Nuclear Weapons Employment, Editor Aug 1998

Words And Actions: The Referent As A Problem In The Deterrence Of Nuclear Weapons Employment, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

This article describes difficulties in identifying action referents of the word deterrence. These difficulties pose a significant problem for developing and implementing security policies against adversaries' employment of weapons of mass destruction.


Trends. Nonproliferation Of Weapons Of Mass Destruction: India, Iran, And The Proliferation Of Dysfunctional Maxims, Editor Jul 1998

Trends. Nonproliferation Of Weapons Of Mass Destruction: India, Iran, And The Proliferation Of Dysfunctional Maxims, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses two recent events that underline a cognitive challenge for political authorities engaged in stemming the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.


Trends. Nonratification Of The Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty: The Logic Of Illogic, Editor Jun 1998

Trends. Nonratification Of The Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty: The Logic Of Illogic, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the ratifying of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT).


Trends. Pakistan Evens The Score: Do We Need An Overtime?, Editor May 1998

Trends. Pakistan Evens The Score: Do We Need An Overtime?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the recent Pakistani government nuclear detonations.


Trends. Nuclear Tests In India: Is The Buddha Smiling?, Editor May 1998

Trends. Nuclear Tests In India: Is The Buddha Smiling?, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses nuclear testing in India.


Trends. The Ins And Outs Of Nuclear Nonproliferation: The Case Of Georgia, Editor Apr 1998

Trends. The Ins And Outs Of Nuclear Nonproliferation: The Case Of Georgia, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the strong case that can be made that the essence of all foreign policy matters involves the most basic of psychological boundaries: between the "me" and "not me".


Trends. Nuclear Weapons Policy In India: Admitting, Denying, Or Deflecting The Truth, Editor Mar 1998

Trends. Nuclear Weapons Policy In India: Admitting, Denying, Or Deflecting The Truth, Editor

International Bulletin of Political Psychology

The author discusses the possibility the India may have nuclear weapons.


New Ways Of Thinking About Nuclear Weapons And Canada's Defense Policy, Erika Simpson Jan 1998

New Ways Of Thinking About Nuclear Weapons And Canada's Defense Policy, Erika Simpson

Political Science Publications

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