Nuclear logics : contrasting paths in East Asia and the Middle East /

Nuclear Logics examines why some states seek nuclear weapons while others renounce them. Looking closely at nine cases in East Asia and the Middle East, Etel Solingen finds two distinct regional patterns. In East Asia, the norm since the late 1960s has been to forswear nuclear weapons, and North Kor...

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Main Author: Solingen, Etel, 1952- (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2007.
Series:Princeton studies in international history and politics.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • pt. 1. Introduction and conceptual framework. Introduction. Alternative logics on denuclearization
  • pt. 2. : East Asia : Denuclearization as the norm, nuclearization as the anomaly. Japan. South Korea. Taiwan (Republic of China). North Korea
  • pt. 3. The Middle East : nuclearization as the norm, denuclearization as the anomaly. Iraq. Iran. Israel. Libya. Egypt
  • pt. 4. Conclusions. Findings, futures, and policy implications.