Avoiding nuclear anarchy : containing the threat of loose Russian nuclear weapons and fissile material / Graham T. Allison ... [et al.]

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Subjects: Nuclear terrorism--Prevention
Nuclear industry--Security measures--Former Soviet republics
Nuclear nonproliferation--Government policy--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1996
Series: CSIA studies in international security no. 12
LC Classification: H, HV
Physical Description: viii, 295 p. : map ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
Ch. 1. Risks of Nuclear Leakage 20
Ch. 2. Stakes: How Nuclear Leakage Threatens U.S. Interests 49
Ch. 3. Response: Inadequacies of American Policy 74
Ch. 4. The Challenge: A Response Commensurate with the Stakes 146
Appendix A. The Russian Nuclear Archipelago / Owen R. Cote, Jr. 177
Appendix B. A Primer on Fissile Materials and Nuclear Weapon Design / Owen R. Cote, Jr. 203
Appendix C. The HEU Deal / Richard A. Falkenrath 229
Map: The Russian Nuclear Archipelago 294
About The Center for Science and International Affairs 296
Additional Authors: Allison, Graham T
Notes: LCCN: 95025376
ISBN: 026251088X (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references
OCLC Number: 33104782
ISBN/ISSN: 026251088X