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Published: 08 May 2013

248 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199841271

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Nuclear Weapons Counterproliferation

A New Grand Bargain

Jack Garvey

  • Proposes a new conceptual and legal framework for ensuring the global security of nuclear weapons and fissile material
  • Provides an analysis of the reasons for the breakdown of the Non-Proliferation Treaty and includes the author's prescriptive elaboration of a new foundation for counterproliferation of nuclear weapons
  • Includes an analysis of how to achieve counterproliferation empowerment of nuclear forensics, international intelligence, export-import controls, multi-internationalization of the nuclear fuel cycle, and interdiction of transport
  • Explains how the proposed new foundation for nuclear weapons counterproliferation would serve to reduce nuclear weapons risk in relation to the principal nuclear weapons hotspots that today threaten global security, including most particularly, Iran/Israel, the North Korean nuclear threat, Pakistan's nuclear security and its nuclear confrontation with India

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