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NATO and European security [electronic resource] : alliance politics from the end of the Cold War to the age of terrorism / edited by Alexander Moens, Lenard J. Cohen, and Allen G. Sens.

Contributor(s): Moens, Alexander, 1959- | Cohen, Lenard J | Sens, Allen Gregory, 1964-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Humanistic perspectives on international relations: Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2003Description: 1 online resource (xxx, 186 p.).ISBN: 0313015538 (electronic bk.); 9780313015533 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): North Atlantic Treaty Organization | National security -- Europe | State-sponsored terrorism -- Europe | Security, International | Post-communism | Europe -- Defenses | Organisation du trait�e de l'Atlantique Nord | S�ecurit�e r�egionale -- Europe | Terrorisme d'�Etat -- Europe | S�ecurit�e internationale | Postcommunisme | Europe -- D�efense | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Military Science | HISTORY -- Military -- Other | Europ�aische Sicherheits- und VerteidigungspolitikGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: NATO and European security.DDC classification: 355/.031/091821 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction: NATO in transition / Alexander Moens, Lenard J. Cohen, and Allen G. Sens -- "Community of fate" or marriage of convenience? ESDP and the future of transatlantic identity / David G. Haglund -- The widening Atlantic, part II: transatlanticism, the "new" NATO, and Canada / Allen G. Sens -- Ideas and discourse in the construction of a European security and defense policy for the twenty-first century / Jolyon Howorth -- European security and transatlanticism in the twenty-first century / Pascal Boniface -- Thinking outside the box: NATO-ESDP cooperation at twenty-three / Alexander Moens -- European security and defense policy: what's in it for Canada? / John Bryson -- Is Canada a European country? / Julian Lindley-French -- Blue helmets, green helmets, red tunics: Canada's adaptation to the security crisis in southeastern Europe / Lenard J. Cohen -- NATO's nuclear future: a rationale for NATO's deterrence capabilities / Karl-Heinz Kamp -- The coupling paradox: nuclear weapons, ballistic missile defense, and the future of the transatlantic relationship / James Fergusson.
Summary: From the end of the Cold War to the terrorist attacks on the United States in September 2001, the NATO Alliance has changed profoundly. This book explores the multifaceted consequences of NATO's adjustment to new international and domestic political and security realities. Internal Alliance politics and matters of relative power within the membership have strongly influenced recent NATO developments. Several major issues challenging the Alliance are examined, including how the impact of efforts to develop an enhanced common European security and defense policy have affected NATO: whether missi.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-176) and index.

Introduction: NATO in transition / Alexander Moens, Lenard J. Cohen, and Allen G. Sens -- "Community of fate" or marriage of convenience? ESDP and the future of transatlantic identity / David G. Haglund -- The widening Atlantic, part II: transatlanticism, the "new" NATO, and Canada / Allen G. Sens -- Ideas and discourse in the construction of a European security and defense policy for the twenty-first century / Jolyon Howorth -- European security and transatlanticism in the twenty-first century / Pascal Boniface -- Thinking outside the box: NATO-ESDP cooperation at twenty-three / Alexander Moens -- European security and defense policy: what's in it for Canada? / John Bryson -- Is Canada a European country? / Julian Lindley-French -- Blue helmets, green helmets, red tunics: Canada's adaptation to the security crisis in southeastern Europe / Lenard J. Cohen -- NATO's nuclear future: a rationale for NATO's deterrence capabilities / Karl-Heinz Kamp -- The coupling paradox: nuclear weapons, ballistic missile defense, and the future of the transatlantic relationship / James Fergusson.

From the end of the Cold War to the terrorist attacks on the United States in September 2001, the NATO Alliance has changed profoundly. This book explores the multifaceted consequences of NATO's adjustment to new international and domestic political and security realities. Internal Alliance politics and matters of relative power within the membership have strongly influenced recent NATO developments. Several major issues challenging the Alliance are examined, including how the impact of efforts to develop an enhanced common European security and defense policy have affected NATO: whether missi.

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