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Phase I of the strategic defense initiative

Jane Boulden

Phase I of the strategic defense initiative

current issues, arms control and Canadian national security

by Jane Boulden

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Published by Canadian Centre for Arms Control and Disarmament in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strategic Defense Initiative.,
  • Arms control.,
  • Canada -- Military policy.,
  • United States -- Military policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJane Boulden.
    SeriesIssue brief -- 12, Issue brief (Canadian Centre for Arms Control and Disarmament) -- no. 12.
    ContributionsCanadian Centre for Arms Control and Disarmament.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG743 .B67 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. :
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18455254M
    ISBN 100920357202

    SERVICE INTEGRATED LOGISTICS SUPPORT PLAN TABLE OF CONTENTS Section Page U.S. Army Strategic Defense Command, Integrated Logistics Support A-l Implementation Guide for the Strategic Defense, October Strategic Defense Initiative Program Support Plan for Air Force Systems, April A-l ANNEX B. These essays from the journal International Security assess the technical feasibility and the strategic desirability of defense against ballistic missiles. Originally published in The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Cited by: 2.   The Strategic Defense Initiative as Science Policy In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: The Strategic Defense Initiativeas Science Policy Brooks I Considered as an example of American sciencepolicy, the StrategicDefense Initiative (SDI)seems virtually unique. the malfunction of any one phase of the three-phase.   Accordingly, the Defense Strategic Guidance, released under the signature of then-Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta with a preface signed by President Obama, states flatly that “U.S. forces Author: Michael E. O'hanlon.


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