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.

Vertical Proliferation Challenges: Assessing Article VI of the NPT

Vertical Proliferation Challenges: Assessing Article VI of the NPT
  • Article VI and the commitment to disarmament
  • The United States and the new triad
  • Russia and great power status
  • The United Kingdom and Trident replacement
  • France and the force de dissuasion
  • China and minimum deterrence
  • Key points and guide to further reading and resources

The nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) recognises the ...

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