Modernizing NATO’s Nuclear Weapons

‘No Decisions Have Been Made’

  • Oliver Ramsbotham

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. The Weapons: Should they be Modernized?

  3. The Decision: How Should it be Made?

  4. Montebello 2

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
    2. Oliver Ramsbotham
      Pages 221-233
    3. Oliver Ramsbotham
      Pages 235-244
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 245-257

About this book


An examination of the current state of nuclear forces which explores the official defence policies of all 16 NATO countries, the rationale behind modernization plans and the opposition to these plans. The author establishes principles to guide continuing controversy in this area.


decision-making democracy government NATO parliament state theatre Warsaw Pact weapons

Authors and affiliations

  • Oliver Ramsbotham
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Peace StudiesUniversity of BradfordUK

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