The Future of Extended Deterrence: The United States, NATO, by Stéfanie von Hlatky,Andreas Wenger

By Stéfanie von Hlatky,Andreas Wenger

Are NATO’s mutual protection commitments robust sufficient this present day to discourage all adversaries? Is the nuclear umbrella as credible because it used to be through the chilly warfare? sponsored via the complete variety folks and allied army functions, NATO’s mutual protection treaty has been drastically winning, yet today’s commitments are strained by way of army funds cuts and antinuclear sentiment. the USA has additionally shifted its concentration clear of eu safety through the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq and extra lately with the Asia rebalance. Will a resurgent Russia swap this?

The way forward for prolonged Deterrence brings jointly specialists and students from the coverage and educational worlds to supply a theoretically wealthy and specified research of post–Cold struggle nuclear guns coverage, nuclear deterrence, alliance commitments, nonproliferation, and missile safeguard in NATO yet with implications a ways past. The participants learn not just American coverage and concepts but in addition the methods NATO participants interpret their very own persisted political and strategic position within the alliance.

In-depth and multifaceted, The way forward for prolonged Deterrence is a necessary source for coverage practitioners and students of nuclear deterrence, palms keep an eye on, missile safety, and the NATO alliance.

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