Accession Number:

ADA301901

Title:

Cautious Peace: Strategy and Circumstance in Asia-Pacific Security.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1995-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

177.0

Abstract:

This paper examines the conditions of security. alliance, and forward presence in which U.S. military forces may operate in the Asia-Pacific regions near and distant future. The analysis includes 1 a mid-decade overview of the Asia-Pacific economic, energy, environmental, political, and social development environment 2 assessment of the near- or longer- term conflict potential and prospects in the region 3 examination of emerging security alignments, ambitions and balances in Asia-Pacific security 4 evaluation of the regions experience with and prospects for multilateral security arrangements and 5 priority areas for U.S. defense policy and planning for the Asia-Pacific over the next several years.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE