A Look at Disarmament

Price, Charles C.
June 1958
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jun1958, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p229
The article presents the author's view regarding the fruitless discussion of arms control and disarmament. He says that it seems likely that the failure of the negotiations is due in part to a lack of clear understanding of the power situation in the world, in part to unwillingness of several major powers to take the drastic steps necessary to meet the challenge of survival in the nuclear missile age, and in part to lack of a sensible objective for the American policy. He outlines the problem in terms of basic premises, some fundamental principles and some immediate urgent steps.


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