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Author Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States.

Title America's strategic posture : the final report of the Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States
Published Washington, D.C. : United States Institute of Peace Press, [2009]

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Description 1 online resource (xx, 158 pages)
Contents On challenges and opportunities -- On the nuclear posture -- On missile defense -- On declaratory policy -- On the nuclear weapons stockpile -- On the nuclear weapons complex -- On arms control -- On nonproliferation -- On the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) -- On prevention and protection -- Closing observations
Summary This report "provides over 100 findings and recommendations on critical issues related to U.S. nuclear strategy. Key themes on which recommendations are focused include (1) challenges and opportunities inherent in the current security environment; (2) the roles, functions, and projection of U.S. nuclear forces, including missile defense; (3) the safety, security, and reliability of the nuclear stockpile; (4) the state of the nuclear weapons complex; (5) arms control and nonproliferation; and (6) additional steps for the prevention of proliferation and the protection against nuclear use."
Notes "May 2009."
"Advance copy."
Title from title page screen (viewed on May 6, 2009)
File Type PDF
Notes System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader
Subject Nuclear weapons -- Safety measures -- Government policy -- United States
Nuclear weapons -- Security measures -- Government policy -- United States
Guided missiles -- United States -- Control systems
Arms control -- United States
Nuclear nonproliferation -- United States
Space warfare -- Government policy -- United States
National security -- United States.
Arms control.
Guided missiles -- Control systems.
National security.
Nuclear nonproliferation.
United States.
Genre/Form Freely available online resources.
Form Electronic book
Author United States Institute of Peace Press.
ISBN 9781601270450
1601270453
Other Titles Final report of the Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States
Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States