Accession Number : ADA114953
Title : Strategic, Tactical and Doctrinal Military Concepts. The Deterrence Concept: A Synthesis Based on a Survey of the Literature.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 May 79-1 Apr 80,
Corporate Author : DUPUY (T N) ASSOCIATES INC DUNN LORING VA
Personal Author(s) : Hammerman,Gay
PDF Url : ADA114953
Report Date : 01 Apr 1980
Pagination or Media Count : 82
Abstract : Includes an evaluative, integrative survey of the literature on deterrence, 1946-1979; a presentation of the essential components of deterrence; a contrast of counterforce strategies with finite deterrence, and of the cyclic alternation of these approaches in U.S. theory and policy; and an examination and assessment of recent criticisms of deterrence.
Descriptors : *Deterrence, *Military strategy, Military doctrine, Targeting
Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE