Accession Number : ADA018616
Title : Soviet Perceptions of the United States (Executive Summary).
Descriptive Note : Technical note (Final),
Corporate Author : STANFORD RESEARCH INST ARLINGTON VA STRATEGIC STUDIES CENTER
Personal Author(s) : Carpenter,William M. ; Gilbert,Stephen P. ; Holman,G. Paul , Jr. ; Soll,Richard S. ; Zuehlke,Arthur A. , Jr
Report Date : NOV 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 37
Abstract : This is an Executive Summary of a study which examines the perceptions of the Soviet leadership regarding the current and future (1980-85) potential of the United States to engage in a 'contest of wills' with the USSR. Based on this analysis, findings are drawn concerning policies designed to discourage Soviet miscalculation and to demonstrate a firm US. resolve and a convincing capability to defend its national interests.
Descriptors : *Foreign policy, *USSR, *United States, International relations, United States government, Europe, Japan, China, Military strategy, National defense, Security, Predictions
Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE