Accession Number : ADA310667

Title :   Security Implications of SDI: Will We be More Secure in 2010?

Corporate Author : NATIONAL DEFENSE UNIV WASHINGTON DC INST FOR NATIONAL STRATEGIC STUDIES

Personal Author(s) : Simon, Jeffrey

PDF Url : ADA310667

Report Date : MAR 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 242

Abstract : CONTENTS: PART I - STRATEGIC DEFENSE INITIATIVE AND SOVIET RESPONSES; US STRATEGIC DEFENSES IN 2010: A CONJECTURE; LIKELY SOVIET POLITICAL-MILITARY RESPONSES; THE IMPACT OF SDI ON US-SOVIET RELATIONS; PART II - US DOCTRINE AND FORCE STRUCTURE; IS THE AIR DEFENSE PROBLEM BYPASSING THE SDI?; SUPPORTING THE TRANSITION TO A STRATEGIC DEFENSE; SDI AND THE FUTURE; PART III - ALLIANCE IMPLICATIONS; IMPLICATIONS OF SDI FOR US RELATIONS WITH NATO ALLIES; IMPLICATIONS OF SDI FOR NATO'S CONVENTIONAL FORCE POSTURE

Descriptors :   *STRATEGIC DEFENSE INITIATIVE, AIR DEFENSE, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), USSR, NATO, MILITARY STRATEGY, UNITED STATES, POLITICAL SCIENCE, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN), RESPONSE, MILITARY ORGANIZATIONS, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS.

Subject Categories : Antimissile Defense Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE