The Resource Defending America : the case for limited national missile defense, James M. Lindsay, Michael E. O'Hanlon, (eBook)

Defending America : the case for limited national missile defense, James M. Lindsay, Michael E. O'Hanlon, (eBook)

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Defending America : the case for limited national missile defense
Title
Defending America
Title remainder
the case for limited national missile defense
Statement of responsibility
James M. Lindsay, Michael E. O'Hanlon
Title variation
  • Case for limited national missile defense
  • Limited national missile defense
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Language
eng
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document
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1959-
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Lindsay, James M.
Dewey number
358.1/74/0973
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  • O'Hanlon, Michael E
  • Brookings Institution
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eBooks from EBSCOhost
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  • Ballistic missile defenses
  • United States
  • National security
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
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Defending America : the case for limited national missile defense, James M. Lindsay, Michael E. O'Hanlon, (eBook)
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https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=91900
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  • Includes new preface
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-246) and index
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multicolored
Contents
ch. 1. Defending America. Déjà vu all over again -- Is the third time a charm? -- Why not prevention, preemption, and deterrence? -- Sensible defense means limited defense -- A modest proposal -- ch. 2. Missile Defense: concepts and systems -- Basic elements of ballistic missiles -- The trajectory of a ballistic missile -- Basic types of missile defenses -- Types of theater missile defenses -- Types of national missile defense -- Decoys and other countermeasures -- ch. 3. The threat. A growing ballistic missile threat? -- Russia -- China -- North Korea, Iran, and Iraq -- Other emerging ballistic missile powers -- Alternative threats -- The consequences of a missile attack -- ch. 4. Missile defense programs and architectures. Midcourse defense: the Clinton Administration program -- Larger midcourse defenses -- Boost-phase defenses -- Layered and space-based systems -- Conclusion -- ch. 5. The international politics of missile defense -- Russia -- China -- America's friends and allies -- South Asia -- No more disarmament? -- ch. 6. Missile defense and American security. A limited, two-tier national missile defense against "rogue" regimes -- Selling a limited, two-tier defense abroad -- Selling a limited, two-tier defense at home -- Appendixes. A. Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty and related documents -- B. Excerpts from the DCI National Intelligence Estimate -- C. Excerpts from the 1998 Rumsfeld Commission Report -- D. Excerpts from the 1999 National Intelligence Review -- Notes -- Index
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tsl-ebsco26198
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1st softcover ed.
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1 online resource (xxvi, 258 p.)
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online
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(OCoLC)53482636
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Defending America : the case for limited national missile defense, James M. Lindsay, Michael E. O'Hanlon, (eBook)
Link
https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=91900
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
  • Includes new preface
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-246) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
ch. 1. Defending America. Déjà vu all over again -- Is the third time a charm? -- Why not prevention, preemption, and deterrence? -- Sensible defense means limited defense -- A modest proposal -- ch. 2. Missile Defense: concepts and systems -- Basic elements of ballistic missiles -- The trajectory of a ballistic missile -- Basic types of missile defenses -- Types of theater missile defenses -- Types of national missile defense -- Decoys and other countermeasures -- ch. 3. The threat. A growing ballistic missile threat? -- Russia -- China -- North Korea, Iran, and Iraq -- Other emerging ballistic missile powers -- Alternative threats -- The consequences of a missile attack -- ch. 4. Missile defense programs and architectures. Midcourse defense: the Clinton Administration program -- Larger midcourse defenses -- Boost-phase defenses -- Layered and space-based systems -- Conclusion -- ch. 5. The international politics of missile defense -- Russia -- China -- America's friends and allies -- South Asia -- No more disarmament? -- ch. 6. Missile defense and American security. A limited, two-tier national missile defense against "rogue" regimes -- Selling a limited, two-tier defense abroad -- Selling a limited, two-tier defense at home -- Appendixes. A. Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty and related documents -- B. Excerpts from the DCI National Intelligence Estimate -- C. Excerpts from the 1998 Rumsfeld Commission Report -- D. Excerpts from the 1999 National Intelligence Review -- Notes -- Index
Control code
tsl-ebsco26198
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st softcover ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 258 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53482636

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