Accession Number:

ADA220496

Title:

NATO, the Subjective Alliance: The Debate Over the Future

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATO BRUSSELS (BELGIUM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

208.0

Abstract:

This report analyzes the range of differing views on national and international security policy in the 1980s. The questions asked are What are the issues over which those who debate arms policy in the 1980s differ Why -- logically, not psychologically or politically -- do they differ How have these differences developed from the debates of the 1960s The objective of this project is to increase understanding of the premises and lines of reasoning that cause people to disagree and, by improving the debate, to improve the making of security policy in the United States and other Western democracies where the debate matters. Keywords Defense planning NATO history International relations Foreign policy Arms control Disarmament Political alliances.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Defense Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE