The Resource India's emerging nuclear posture : between recessed deterrent and ready arsenal, Ashley J. Tellis

India's emerging nuclear posture : between recessed deterrent and ready arsenal, Ashley J. Tellis

Label
India's emerging nuclear posture : between recessed deterrent and ready arsenal
Title
India's emerging nuclear posture
Title remainder
between recessed deterrent and ready arsenal
Statement of responsibility
Ashley J. Tellis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also available as an electronic book via the World Wide Web to institutions affiliated with netLibrary, Inc
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355.02/17/0954
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • UA840
  • UA840
LC item number
  • .T45 2000
  • .T45 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
India's emerging nuclear posture : between recessed deterrent and ready arsenal, Ashley J. Tellis
Publication
Note
  • "MR-1127-AF"--Back cover
  • "Prepared for the United States Air Force."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 767-862) and index
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Contents
Machine generated contents note: Chapter One -- INTRODUCTION1 -- Chapter Two -- STRATEGIC FACTORS AFFECTING INDIA'S NUCLEAR -- POSTURE9 -- Explaining the Heritage of Nuclear Ambiguity10 -- Understanding the Variables Affecting India's Nuclear -- Posture20 -- The Global Nuclear Regime20 -- The Regional Nuclear Threat Environment39 -- Relations with Key Countries /76 -- Domestic Politics and National Economic Perfor- -- mance89 -- Chapter Three / -- ASSESSING ALTERNATIVE INDIAN NUCLEAR -- POSTURES117 -- Alternatives Involving Denuclearization125 -- Alternative I: Renounce the Nuclear Option126 -- Alternative II: A Regional "Nuclear-Free Zone"155 -- Evaluating Denuclearization168 -- Alternatives Involving Nuclearization172 -- Alternative III: Maintaining the Nuclear Option173 -- Alternative IV: A Recessed Deterrent211 -- Alternative V: Developing a Ready Nuclear Arsenal225 -- What Will India Choose?243 -- Chapter Four -- TOWARD A FORCE-IN-BEING (I): UNDERSTANDING -- INDIA'S NUCLEAR DOCTRINE AND FUTURE FORCE -- POSTURE251 -- India's Nuclear Doctrine: Concerns, Contexts, and -- Constraints259 -- The Declaratory Level of Policy261 -- The Operational Level of Policy296 -- Fashioning a Deterrent: The Logic and Structure of the -- Evolving Force-in-Being366 -- Limited in Size374 -- Separated in Disposition401 -- Centralized in Control428 -- Taking Stock467 -- Chapter Five -- TOWARD A FORCE-IN-BEING (II): ASSESSING THE -- REQUIREMENTS AND ADEQUACY OF THE EVOLVING -- DETERRENT477 -- Putting the Pieces Together: What India Has, What India -- H asn't478 -- Fissile Materials478 -- Nuclear Weapons498 -- Delivery Systems527 -- Supporting Infrastructure582 -- Procedural Systems635 -- Meeting the Demands of Successful Deterrence671 -- Chapter Six -- THE STRATEGIC IMPLICATIONS OF INDIA'S NUCLEAR -- POSTURE725 -- Bibliography767 -- Index863.ER SCHEID
Control code
000021866966
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 885 p.
File format
unknown
Isbn
9780833027818
Lccn
00045883
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b27411266
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45102878
  • ebsco0585388652

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