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A World at the Crossroads - New Conflicts, New Solution : Annals of Pugwash, 1993 :  Annals of Pugwash, 1993 - Joseph Rotblat

A World at the Crossroads - New Conflicts, New Solution : Annals of Pugwash, 1993

Annals of Pugwash, 1993

By: Joseph Rotblat (Editor), Sven Hellman (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 1994
ISBN: 9789810220365
Number Of Pages: 288

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This text focuses on the subjects of disarmament, arms control, conflict resolution, peace-keeping and environmental sustainability. Major themes in the book are the elimination of nuclear weapons, control of the arms trade, the role of multinational and international organizations in peace-keeping, environmental sustainability and security in the Nordic/Baltic region.

Preface
Notes on the Contributors
Abbreviations and Acronyms
Towards Nuclear Disarmamentp. 1
The Elimination of Nuclear Weapons is the Only Way to Peacep. 10
The Near-term Agenda for Nuclear Weaponryp. 13
Nuclear Disarmament Problemsp. 26
Technical and Socio-Political Requirements for a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Worldp. 34
Problems and Prospects for the NPT Reviewp. 44
Arabs and Weapons of Mass Destruction in the Middle Eastp. 51
The Arms Tradep. 53
The United Nations Arms Register: A Progress Reportp. 65
The United Nations Register: Producers and Recipientsp. 73
Global Governancep. 83
A Moral Equivalent to Warp. 86
The United Nations and the Maintenance of Peace and Security: Challenges and Choicesp. 93
UN Peace-Keeping Interventions in Conflict Situationsp. 106
Conflict Solutions: The Role of International Organizationsp. 120
Peace-Keeping Interventions in Conflict Situationsp. 127
Germany's New Role in World Affairsp. 133
New Patterns of Conflict, Old Methods of Their Resolution?p. 143
Role of UN and CSCE in Conflict Resolutionp. 149
The Cambodia Peace-Keeping Operation: An Assessmentp. 153
Towards a Sustainable Global Societyp. 163
Potential North-South Agreements on Sustainabilityp. 172
Promoting Health as a Sustainable Statep. 178
World Population Growthp. 198
Environmental Security in Polar Regions: Antarctica's Patterns of Collaboration and Conflictp. 219
Mechanisms for the Negotiation of Environmental Problems at the North-South Levelp. 231
Global Environmental Security: Verification and Requirement for International Monitoringp. 239
Military Threats to Securityp. 245
Unstable Security: Problems of Russiap. 251
Appendix: Statement of the Pugwash Council on the 43rd Conferencep. 259
Subject Indexp. 265
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ISBN: 9789810220365
ISBN-10: 9810220367
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 1994
Country of Publication: SG
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 16.51  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.52

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