This book provides an introduction to political and strategic aspects of nuclear weaponry. It offers an accessible overview of the concept of nuclear weapons, outlines how thinking about these weapons has developed and considers how nuclear threats can continue to be managed in the future.
Chapter 9: Nuclear Disarmament
- Historical attempts at disarmament
- States that have given up the bomb
- The spread of nuclear-weapon-free zones
- The Global Zero agenda
- Key points and guide to further reading and resources
For many people the only way we can realistically hope to secure our nuclear future is by ridding the world of nuclear weapons in their entirety. This is not a new phenomenon – indeed, even before the first ...