Europe in the Western Alliance

Towards a European Defence Entity?

  • Editors
  • Jonathan Alford
  • Kenneth Hunt

Part of the Studies in International Security book series (SIS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Jonathan Alford
      Pages 1-9
  3. The Pressures for Change

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Jan Geert Siccama
      Pages 13-40
    3. James B. Steinberg
      Pages 41-57
  4. Europe and the NATO Area

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. Niels J. Haagerup, Christian Thune
      Pages 84-105
  5. Europe and the World Outside

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. John Chipman
      Pages 109-154
    3. Richard D. Vine
      Pages 155-174
  6. The Reform of European Institutions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175
    2. James Eberle
      Pages 221-229
    3. Gregory F. Treverton
      Pages 230-233
    4. Kenneth Hunt
      Pages 234-240
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 241-246

About this book


This analysis of the political and strategic dilemmas that Europeans now face makes a case for greater political and military cooperation and argues for the creation of a European defence identity that will not hinder improvements in East-West relations, nor loosen the ties with the US.


cooperation east-west relation Europe identity NATO reform

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