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Hitting first: Preventive force in U.S. security strategy

Keller, William W and Mitchell, Gordon R, eds. (2006) Hitting first: Preventive force in U.S. security strategy. University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh. ISBN 0822942909

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Item Type: Book
Status: Published
Centers: University Centers > University Center for International Studies (UCIS)
Date: 2006
Date Type: Publication
Access Restriction: No restriction; Release the ETD for access worldwide immediately.
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
Place of Publication: Pittsburgh
Number of Pages: 360
Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Schools and Programs: School of Medicine > Clinical and Translational Science
Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences > Communication: Rhetoric and Communication
Refereed: Yes
ISBN: 0822942909
EditorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Mitchell, Gordon Rgordonm@pitt.eduGORDONMUNSPECIFIED
Additional Information: Contents: Preemption, prevention, prevarication / William W. Keller and Gordon R. Mitchell -- Preventive attacks against nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons programs : the track record / Dan Reiter -- The curious case of Kofi Annan, George W. Bush, and the "preemptive" military force doctrine / Simon Reich -- By "any measures" necessary : NSC-68 and Cold War roots of the 2002 national security strategy / Gordon R. Mitchell and Robert P. Newman -- Strategic doctrine, public debate, and the terror war / G. Thomas Goodnight -- Deliberate before striking first? / Rodger A. Payne -- On justifying the first blow / Tom Rockmore -- Intelligence in preventive military strategy / Greg Thielmann -- Military capabilities in preventive military strategy / Peter Dombrowski -- A sheep in wolf's clothing? : France's struggle with preventive force / Jacques E.C. Hymans -- Promoting practical alternatives to preventive force in the wake of Operation Iraqi Freedom / William Hartung -- Preventive force : untangling the discourse / William W. Keller and Gordon R. Mitchell. Reviewed in Argumentation & Advocacy (2006, pp. 224-227); Choice (2006); The Huffington Post (2006); Review of Communication (2007, pp. 352-355); and Rhetoric Review (2007, pp. 329-332).
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