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Strategic defences and the future of the arms race

Strategic defences and the future of the arms race

a Pugwash Symposium

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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strategic Defense Initiative.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John Holdren and Joseph Rotblat ; foreword by Lord Zuckerman.
    ContributionsHoldren, John., Rotblat, Joseph., Pugwash (Peace movement)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG743
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix,286p. ;
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21289755M
    ISBN 100333448731

    Many arms control advocates argued that Reagan was using dubious claims of Soviet superiority and resisting calls to re-engage the Soviets on strategic nuclear arms control talks in order to achieve U.S. nuclear strategic superiority. They said the effort would only backfire, spurring the arms race to new heights.   At this same moment the Soviet Union had succession issues of a far darker sort on its mind, David E. Hoffman writes in “The Dead Hand,” his authoritative and chilling new history of the cold war arms race. His book takes its title from a Soviet doomsday machine first conceived under Brezhnev.

      The US and China are in a quantum arms race that will transform warfare. Radar that can spot stealth aircraft and other quantum innovations could give their militaries a strategic Author: Martin Giles.   For all the furor over Iran and the Gulf, or Britain and Brexit, the most important foreign news of the month is what would normally be a relatively obscure Chinese official document: China’s National Defense in the New White Paper was issued on July 22 nd in both Chinese and English. Unlike China’s previous defense white papers — the most .

      On Ma , Ronald Reagan announced the Strategic Defense Initiative, popularly known as “Star Wars.” After thirty-two years and tens of billions of dollars, defending the U.S. homeland. The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race: Trends and World Leaders in Autonomous Weapons Development Justin Haner Northeastern University Denise Garcia International Committee for Robot Arms Control and Northeastern University Abstract Autonomous weapons technologies, which rely on artificial intelligence, are advancing rapidly and without.


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and its now officially named strategic rivals — Russia and : Nathan Gardels. The Army opened the s by trying to assert its strategic relevance with the Nike-Zeus ABM system. The Air Force favored investment in offensive systems, and Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara. Although it’s unlikely Russia could compete in a race toward complex, human-level AI, it could certainly contend in a more traditional arms race.

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