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Education and the threat of nuclear war

Education and the threat of nuclear war

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Published by Harvard Educational Review in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear warfare -- Study and teaching.,
  • Nuclear warfare -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Peace -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHarvard educational review.
    Statementedited by Belle Zars, Beth Wilson, and Ariel Phillips.
    SeriesHarvard educational review., no. 18
    ContributionsZars, Belle., Wilson, Beth., Phillips, Ariel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU263 .E3 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2873530M
    ISBN 100916690202
    LC Control Number84063116

      Indeed, throughout my career I always perceived a dark nuclear cloud hanging over my head, threatening no less than the extinction of civilization. During the Cold War we had a half dozen nuclear crises, of which the Cuban Missile Crisis was the most dangerous, and I was close enough to these crises that they made a deep personal impression on me. “Nuclear Threat in the Middle East” by Robert J. Pranger and Dale R. Tahtinen argues that, in the absence of peace in the Middle East, the military preparedness of Israel and the Arab states.

    Book Launch: 'On the Brink: Trump, Kim, and the Threat of Nuclear War' Read a recap of this event on our blog, Asia Dispatches. Throughout , President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hurled insults and escalating threats of nuclear war at one another amid threatening shows of military force on the Korean Peninsula.   Ellsberg will be in Petaluma on June 10 to discuss the book and his concerns about the ongoing risk of a nuclear war. In his book, he details interviews with commanders in the field, members of.

    A nuclear close call is an incident that could lead to, or could have led to at least one unintended nuclear detonation/explosion. These incidents typically involve a perceived imminent threat to a nuclear-armed country which could lead to retaliatory strikes against the perceived aggressor. The damage caused by international nuclear exchange is not necessarily limited to the participating. Books shelved as nuclear-war: Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank, On the Beach by Nevil Shute, The Compound by S.A. Bodeen, Z for Zachariah by Robert C. O'Brien.


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This work provides an organized collection of views on nuclear war education, a topic of great current concern.

It grew out of the "Conference on Nuclear War Education" sponsored by George Mason University. The contributors represent the full spectrum of academic disciplines from the humanities to the sciences.

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