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The Europeanization Of The Alliance

1st Edition

By Robbin F Laird


143 pages

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This book assesses the dynamics of Europeanization within the Western Alliance in the 1980s, that is, the process of change whereby the key West European states have come to play a growing role within the Alliance. It is the result of interviewing senior officials and specialists in Western Europe.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- The West European Security Cooperation Process: A Conceptual Assessment of Europeanization -- The Revitalization of the Western European Union: Multilateral Europeanization in the 1980s -- Bilateral Europeanization in the 1980s: The European Security Triangle -- The Soviets and the Europenization Challenge: Changing Soviet Policy Toward Western Europe -- The Future of European Nuclear Deterrence -- Rethinking American Defense Policy: Toward a New Alliance Strategy -- France, West Germany and the Future of the Alliance -- The Alliance and the New Europe -- Conclusion

About the Author

Robbin Laird

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