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Sea power and the nuclear fallacy

a reevaluation of global strategy

by Robert E. Walters

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Published by Holmes & Meier in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strategy.,
  • Sea-power.,
  • Nuclear weapons.,
  • Geopolitics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert E. Walters.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU162 .W35 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p. :
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5194227M
    ISBN 100841902143
    LC Control Number75015754

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New York: Holmes & Meier,© (OCoLC) Sea Power: A Story of Warships and Navies from Dreadnoughts to Nuclear Submarines Hardcover – April 1, Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

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In addition to many articles and chapters on various aspects of defence, he is the author of a number of books including, Air Power and the Royal Navy (), Maritime Strategy and the Nuclear Age (2nd edn ).

More recently he has edited Coastal Forces (), Sea Power: Theory and Practice () and Seapower at the Millennium ().5/5(1). The reason of why you can obtain as well as get this Seapower: A Guide For The Twenty-First Century (Cass Series: Naval Policy And History), By Geoffrey Till faster is that this is guide in soft documents type.

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& Madalene O'Donnell Madalene O'Donnell was formerly director of the Project on No First Use in Washington, by: 2. See Frankena, ‘The Naturalistic Fallacy’, pp. –77; and George Nakhnikian, ‘On the Naturalistic Fallacy’, in Studies in the Philosophy of G.E.

Moore (ed. by E.D. Klemke), Quadrangle, Chicago,p. ) In its specific sense, however, the naturalistic fallacy is the attempt to define values in terms of psychological or empirical Author: K. Shrader-Frechette. This study is one of the rare contributions to the very small library of genuine strategic studies.

Strategy here covers all military activity. The broad purpose is to show how strategy works, using air power and special operations as substantial case studies, but also addressing sea power, nuclear deterrence, and information warfare.

Although this book says interesting things about the future. Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (ASID, volume 20) Abstract Every conceptual system used in the explanation of international relations is in effect bounded, on all sides, by the domain of clearest expression of the boundaries set by intuition is the implicit or explicit choice of the postulates from which analysis by: 2.

Energy and Sea Power: Challenge for the Decade is a collection of essays, which were presented as lectures at the Eighth Annual Pacific Coast Sea Power Forum, held at the U.

Navy Postgraduate School at Monterey, California, in Octobercovering the topic of energy and sea power. The book contains papers on world energy availability, its. The technological advances in the machinery of space, nuclear and air warfare have obscured the importance of naval power.

Using examples from Ancient Greece to the Gulf War, Gray argues that control of the sea is vital to strategic planning/5(23). Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century, Edition 4 - Ebook written by Geoffrey Till. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century, Edition : Geoffrey Till. Alfred Thayer Mahan (/ m ə ˈ h æ n /; Septem – December 1, ) was a United States naval officer and historian, whom John Keegan called "the most important American strategist of the nineteenth century." His book The Influence of Sea Power Upon History, – () won immediate recognition, especially in Europe, and with its successor, The Influence of Sea Power Upon Battles/wars: American Civil War.

Books. Search the Press. Apply. Sub Menu. About the Press. Examination Requests; China, the United States, and 21st-Century Sea Power.

Hardcover China's Future Nuclear Submarine Force. Hardcover China's Energy Strategy. Hardcover Hostage on the Yangtze. For a valuable case-study by this author, see Edward Luttwak and Robert G. Weinland, Sea Power in the Mediterranean: Political Utility and Military Constraints; Superpower Naval Diplomacy in the October Arab–Israeli War: A Case Study (Washington DC, ).

Luttwak, Political Uses of Sea Power, pp. 3–8, 11– Ibid., p. 37 Cited by: 5. Mahan’s sole focus on sea power are valid, but it is important to understand that the requirements for the success of a nation and the principles upon which Mahan based his writings on Sea Power are just as essential today to other elements of national power as they were essential in the late 19th century for Sea : Ronald D Parker.

The U.S. Naval Institute provides an independent forum for those who seek to advance and strengthen the naval profession. That work, which culminated in The Paradox of Power: Sino-American Strategic Restraint in an Era of Vulnerability (National Defense University Press, ), proposed measures the two powers could take to reduce the dangers of conflict in the nuclear, anti-satellite, and cyber-war domains.

But it left dangling one problem, arguably as important. The United States is over-invested in large-scale capital ships that are a liability in this new age of irregular warfare. That is the premise behind the upcoming book, American Sea Power and the Obsolescence of Capital Ship Theory by R.B.

Watts. Watts, a retired Captain in the United States Coast Guard, says that this text is a culmination of 30 years of research and observation. Tearing through New York’s Astor Library and Lyceum of Natural History en route to Newport, he put together a pair of lectures for the Naval War College.

By he had a book: The Influence of Sea Power Upon History, – It would be one of the most influential tomes ever published in g: nuclear fallacy.The Influence of Sea Power Upon History: – is a history of naval warfare published in by Alfred Thayer details the role of sea power during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and discussed the various factors needed to support and achieve sea power, with emphasis on having the largest and most powerful : Alfred Thayer Mahan.The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea is a must to answer all the "out there question" I get each day on my Adventure I don't know the answer Oxford does.A book I use ever g: nuclear fallacy.