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Author Weber, Steve, 1961-

Title Cooperation and Discord in U.S.-Soviet Arms Control.

Imprint Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (342 pages)
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Series Princeton Legacy Library
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Note Print version record.
Cover; Contents.
Summary If international cooperation was difficult to achieve and to sustain during the Cold War, why then were two rival superpowers able to cooperate in placing limits on their central strategic weapons systems? Extending an empirical approach to game theory--particularly that developed by Robert Axelrod--Steve Weber argues that although nations employ many different types of strategies broadly consistent with game theory's ""tit for tat, "" only strategies based on an ideal type of ""enhanced contingent restraint"" promoted cooperation in U.S.-Soviet arms control. As a theoretical analysis of the.
Contents List of Abbreviations ; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Current Approaches; 3. Cooperation: A New Approach; 4. Antiballistic Missile Systems; 5. Multiple Independently Targetable Reentry Vehicles; 6. Antisatellite Weapons; 7. Conclusion; References; Index.
Subject Nuclear arms control -- United States.
Nuclear arms control -- Soviet Union.
Strategic forces -- United States.
Strategic forces -- Soviet Union.
Game theory.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- International.
Soviet Union. (OCoLC)fst01210281
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
7 Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Weber, Steve. Cooperation and Discord in U.S.-Soviet Arms Control. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014
ISBN 9781400862436 (electronic bk.)
1400862434 (electronic bk.)
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GBVCP 1003772056

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