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Bernard Brodie and the foundations of American nuclear strategy

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Brodie, Bernard, 1910-, Nuclear warfare., United States -- Military po

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StatementBarry H. Steiner.
SeriesModern war studies
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LC ClassificationsUA23 .S687 1991
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Paginationxvi, 367 p. :
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ISBN 100700604413
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Mar 25,  · Despite glasnost and the unexpected thaw in East-West relations, American foreign policy continues to evolve within the shadow of a nuclear strategy profoundly shaped by the writings of Bernard Brodie. Renowned as "the American Clausewitz," Bernard Brodie and the foundations of American nuclear strategy book Brodie () was one of the premier architects and proponents of the strategy of deterrence and one of the most articulate voices in the Cited by: Bernard Brodie and the Foundations of American Nuclear Strategy (Modern War Studies) "This book is an outstanding contribution to the continuing debate about the nature of national security and the appropriate ways of analyzing war and developing defense policy in the modern world/5.

Bernard Brodie and the Foundations of American Nuclear Strategy Barry H. Steiner Despite glasnost and the unexpected thaw in East-West relations, American foreign policy continues to evolve within the shadow of a nuclear strategy profoundly shaped by the writings of Bernard Brodie.

Jun 01,  · Bernard Brodie and the Foundations of American Nuclear Strategy. By Barry H. Steiner. (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, xvi + pp.

$, ISBN )Cited by: Bernard Brodie and the Foundations of American Nuclear Strategy (Modern War Studies) Barry H. Steiner Published by University Press of Kansas (). Jul 01,  · Michael Cox; Bernard Brodie and the foundations of American nuclear strategy, International Affairs, Volume 68, Issue 3, 1 JulyPages –, https://do We use cookies to enhance your experience on our jikishinkobudo.com continuing to Author: Michael Cox.

Bernard Brodie, (born May 20,Chicago, Illinois, U.S.—died November 24,Los Angeles, California), American military strategist who was the author of several highly influential works on the subject of nuclear strategy and who shaped the American debate on nuclear weapons for half a century.

Brodie received a Ph.D. Bernard Brodie and the Foundations of American Nuclear Strategy, by Barry H. Steiner. Lawrence, KS: University of Kansas Press, pp. $; On Not Confusing Ourselves: Essays on National Security Strategy in Honour of Albert and Roberta Wohlstetter, by Andrew W.

Marshall, J.J. Martin and Henry S. jikishinkobudo.com by: 1. Bernard Brodie (May 20, – November 24, ) was an American military strategist well known for establishing the basics of nuclear strategy. Known as "the American Clausewitz," and "the original nuclear strategist," he was an initial architect of nuclear deterrence strategy and tried to ascertain the role and value of nuclear weapons after their jikishinkobudo.com mater: University of Chicago (Ph.B, )(Ph.D.

Originally published init retains ample relevance today for its discussion of the origins of air power, its cornerstone position in the evolution of Cold War era nuclear strategy, and its treatment of preventive and preemptive attacks, deterrence, and the economics of strategy.

Brodie, who believed nuclear war was “unthinkable. Dec 22,  · “"In State of Doom, Zellen has produced the most comprehensive professional biography on Bernard Brodie, one of the foundational architects of American nuclear strategy. What makes this book so unique and fascinating is the author's meticulous research.

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Strategy versus Tactics in a Nuclear. Get this from a library. Bernard Brodie and the foundations of American nuclear strategy. [Barry H Steiner]. Brodie edited The Absolute Weapon (), the first book on nuclear strategy, and was a strategic theorist at the Rand Corporation Rand Corporation, research institution in Santa Monica, Calif.; founded and supported by federal, state, and local governments, as.

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May 19,  · In so doing, Brodie laid the intellectual foundations upon which strategy in the nuclear age was laid, and in particular, shaped the way we think about strategy in times of relative peace. Building on Brodie, Thomas Schelling argued, in The Diplomacy of Violence, that strategy was now more about coercion, intimidation and deterrence.

architect of American nuclear strategy, Brodie was one of the first civilian defense intellectuals to cross over into the military world.

This thesis explores Brodie’s evolution as a theorist Author: Barry Scott Zellen. Oct 05,  · The Development o f Nuclear Strategy I Bernard Brodie forward almost at once at the beginning of the nuclear age that is still the dominant concept of nuclear strategy-deterrence.

It fell to me-few other civilians at the time were interested in military strategy-to publish the first analytical paper on the military implications of nuclear weapons. Dec 22,  · “"Barry Zellen's State of Doom: Bernard Brodie, the Bomb, and the Birth of the Bipolar World represents a groundbreaking and fascinating biography of Bernard Brodie, the 'American Clausewitz.' Brodie's early and original work on nuclear strategy became the foundation for theories of nuclear deterrence that were eventually pursued by both the.

Jun 13,  · Should Strategic Studies Survive. Richard K. Betts (a1) Bernard Brodie called for development of strategic studies on the model of the discipline of economics, because neither the military nor academia treated the subject rigorously.

Barry, Bernard Brodie and the Foundations of American Nuclear Strategy (Lawrence: University Press of Cited by: Abstract. Bernard Brodie () was a leading 20th century theorist and philosopher of war. A key architect of American nuclear strategy, Brodie was one of the first civilian defense intellectuals to cross over into the military jikishinkobudo.com: Barry Zellen.

Bernard Brodie, –78, American military strategist, b. Chicago. Brodie edited The Absolute Weapon (), the first book on nuclear strategy, and was a strategic theorist at the Rand Corporation (–66). Steiner analyzes how and why Brodie's understanding of weapons of unparalleled explosive force led him to posit the need for revolutionary strategic thinking in broadminded analytic method and in the focus upon cities as nuclear targets.

He shows the tremendous effect Brodie's work had on the intellectual climate in which policy is determined. The Modern War Studies series provides a forum for the best of the new military history.

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View Details. Beyond Pearl Harbor. Sep 16,  · Bernard Brodie first articulated these ideas as early as autumn His oft-quoted formulation dates from when he wrote: “Thus, the first and most vital step in any American security program for the age of atomic bombs is to take measures to guarantee to ourselves in case of attack the possibility of retaliation in kind.

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Author of A layman's guide to naval strategy, Strategy in the missile age, A guide to naval strategy, Sea power in the machine age, The absolute weapon, War and politics, Escalation and the nuclear option, From crossbow to H-bombWritten works: Strategy in the Missile Age, Escalation And The Nuclear Option, A layman's guide to naval strategy.

Author of Sea power in the machine age, A layman's guide to naval strategy, A guide to naval strategy, The absolute weapon, The absolute weapon, La stratégie navale et son application dans la guerre deThe atomic bomb and the armed services, Foreign oil and American security.

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Abstract. In one of the first textbooks on nuclear strategy, published inBernard Brodie traced the concepts then guiding American nuclear policy back to the theories of the Italian Giulo Douhet who had developed theories of strategic air power during the inter-war years. 1 In part Brodie overstated the case.

Douhet may have been one of the most systematic and internationally prominent Cited by: 1.On Aug. 6,a year-old Yale professor named Bernard Brodie was working as a naval theorist.

The next day brought the headline, “First Atomic Bomb Dropped on Japan.” Within days, Brodie discarded sea power and began working on a nuclear strategy book, The Absolute Weapon: Atomic Power and the World Order.Download Makers Of Modern Strategy From Machiavelli To The Nuclear Age ebook for free in pdf and ePub Format.

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