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Nuclear Proliferation

  • By: William J. Kinsella
  • In: Green Energy: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Energy Policy

The term nuclear proliferation refers to the acquisition of nuclear weapons or technologies and materials enabling the production of nuclear weapons by nations that have not possessed them previously. Horizontal proliferation refers to the spread of ...

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