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  • ISBN: 9780226977638
  • ISBN10: 0226977633

The Dynamics of Deterrence

by Frank C. Zagare

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  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr
  • Publish date: 01/01/1987
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List of Figures and Tables Acknowledgments Part I - Toward a Reformulation of the Theory of Deterrence Introduction 1. The Problem with Deterrence Theory 1.1. On Rationality 1.2. The Berlin Crisis of 1948 1.3. A Decision-Theoretic Explanation of the Berlin Crisis 1.4. A Game-Theoretic Explanation of the Berlin Crisis 2. The Logic of Mutual Deterrence 2.1. The Structural Characteristics of Mutual Deterrence Games 2.2. The Paradox of Mutual Deterrence 2.3. A Reconciliation of Game Theory and the Theory of Mutual Deterrence 2.4. Relaxing the Rules: The Concept of a Limited-Move Equilibrium 2.5. Other Mutual Deterrence Games 2.6. Summary and Conclusions 3. The Dynamics of Unilateral Deterrence 3.1. The Pathology of Unilateral Deterrence 3.2. Two Questions About Unilateral Deterrence 3.3. The Absorbing Criteria and Attitudes Toward Risk 3.4. The Impact of Nuclear Weapons 3.5. Summary and Conclusions 4. On Capability and Power 4.1. Capability 4.2. Holding Power 4.3. The Berlin Crisis Revisited 4.4. Strategic Implications of Holding Power 4.5. Summary and Conclusions Part II - Applying the Model 5. Explaining the Middle East Crisis of 1967 5.1. The First United States-Israel Game 5.2. The Second United States-Israel Game 5.3. The Superpower Game 5.4. Summary and Conclusions 6. Evaluating the Cease-Fire Alert Decision of 1973 6.1. The United States-Soviet Union Cease-Fire Game 6.2. The United States as Israel's Protector 6.3. The United States as Honest Broker: Dtente versus Realpolitik 6.4. Summary and Conclusions 7. Analyzing the US-USSR Strategic Relationship 7.1. Summarizing the Model 7.2. The American Nuclear Monopoly: 1945-50 7.3. The First Period of American Strategic Superiority: 1951-55 7.4. The Period of Mutual Vulnerability: 1956-61 7.5. The Second Period of American Superiority: 1962-66 7.6. The Period of Essential Equivalence: 1967 to date 7.7. Summary and Conclusions Epilogue References Index
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