FURTHER READING
P190B: Security and Disarmament

This is a highly selective list of additional readings for students in Politics 190B [Security and Disarmament] who have found the required readings too few or too brief. In addition, students writing on one of the cases listed here may find useful bibliographic leads.

This page is PRELIMINARY and Under Construction.

This page does not repeat items on the syllabus, with the exception of a few key journals. It repeats some links, but without the additional narrative thumbnails on the treaties, from the page Table of Links, and the syllabus, Table of Links, and bibliography for the concurrent course Politics 179 [Negotiation].

D I R E C T O R Y Click to return to top.
Section General Topics
1 Arms Control &
Disarmament
2 Biological Weapons
3 Chemical Weapons
4 Nuclear Weapons
5 Historical Studies
6 Negotiating Techniques
7 International Law
8 Verification
9 Domestic Approval
10 Missile Defense
Section Past Negotiations
1 Anti-Ballistic Missile [ABM] Treaty
2 Biological Diversity, Convention on
3 BWC: Biological Weapons Convention
4 CWC: Chemical Weapons Convention
5 CFE: Conventional Forces in Europe
6 Dayton Accords [Bosnia]
7 INF: Intermediate Nuclear Forces
8 Landmines Convention
9 League of Nations Covenant
10 NATO: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
11 NPT: Non-Proliferation Treaty [1969-72]
12 NPT: Non-Proliferation Treaty [Lisbon Protocol]
13 NPT: Non-Proliferation Treaty [Extension & Review Conference, 1995]
14 Reykjavik: Gorbachev & Reagan [1987]
15 SALT I: Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [I]
16 SALT II: Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [II]
17 START I: Strategic Arms Reduction Talks [I]
18 United Nations Charter [esp. UNSC]
19 Versailles Peace Treaty
20 Washington Naval Conference
Section Current Negotiations
1 ABM [Anti-Ballistic Missile] Treaty Adjustment
2 Biological Diversity, Convention on: Implementation
3 British-French Nuclear Cooperation
4 CFE Adjustment
5 CTBT: Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty
6 EU Expansion
7 Fissile Materials Convention
8 NATO Expansion
9 NPT [Review Provisions]
10 Nuclear Weapons Abolition [Initiatives]
11 Rambouillet [Kosovo]
12 Small Arms
13 START II: Strategic Arms Reduction Talks [II]
14 START III: Strategic Arms Reduction Talks [III]
15 United Nations: US Dues Issue
16 United Nations: UNSC 687 and UNSCOM

General Topics


Arms Control & Disarmament:
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1999.03.21 SIPRI Yearbook [Contents only are online.].
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute SIPRI Yearbook [Annual, since 1967.]

1999.03.21 http://www.armscontrol.org/ACT/act.html.
Arms Control Association Arms Control Today

1999.03.21 http://www.gn.apc.org/acronym/dddesc.htm.
ACRONYM Disarmament Diplomacy

1999.03.21 .
US ACDA Documents on Disarmament. Annual. Not acquired by UCSC.

1999.03.29
UN United Nations. Department of Political and Security Council Affairs. The United Nations Disarmament Yearbook. [Annual] UCSC McHenry JX1974.U47 5(1980)-. Currently received.

1999.03.21 http://www.fhit.org/vertic/tnv/tnv.html.
VERTIC Trust and Verify

1999.03.21
Brennan, Donald G. [ed] Arms Control, Disarmament, and National Security (New York: Brazillier, 1961). American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

1999.03.21 [An offer to sell hardcopy only.]
NAS CISAC National Academy of Sciences, Challenges for the 1990s for Arms Control and International Security (Washington: National Academy Press, 1989). Committee on International Security and Arms Control. National Academy of Sciences.

1999.03.21 .
York, Herbert F. [intro] Arms Control (San Francisco: W. H. Freeman, 1973). A Scientific American reader.

1999.03.21 .
Kolkowicz, Roman and Neil Joeck [eds] Arms Control and International Security (Boulder: Westview Press, 1984).

1999.03.21 .
Barnet, Richard J. and Richard A. Falk [eds] Security in Disarmament (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1965).

1999.03.21 .
Melman, Seymour [ed] Disarmament: Its Politics and Economics (Boston: American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1962). This includes, in addition to essays:
[1] Outline of Basic Provisions of a Treaty on General and Complete Disarmament in a Peaceful World. [Presented by the United States to the Eighteen-Nation Disarmament Conference, 18 April 1962.]
[2] Treaty on General and Complete Disarmament Under Strict International Control. [Draft presented to the United Nations by the Soviet Union, 22 September 1962].

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1999.03.21 BWC Text.
Biological [Bacteriological] Weapons Convention [BWC] [1972]

1999.03.28
Beardsley, Tim
http://www.sciam.com/1999/0499issue/0499infocus.html
Tim Beardsley, "In Focus: Facing an Ill Wind. The US Gears Up to Deal With Biological Terrorism," in Scientific American, April 1999, pp. 19-20.

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1999.03.21 CWC Text.
Chemical Weapons Convention [CWC] [13 January 1993][ EIF1997]

1999.03.21 .
Burck, Gordon M. and Charles C. Flowerree International Handbook on Chemical Weapons Proliferation (New York: Greenwood Press, 1991). Federation of American Scientists. UG447.B87 1991: not acquired by UCSC.

1999.03.29
Jensen, Kenneth M. & David Wurmser [eds]
Kenneth M. Jensen and David Wurmser, [eds], Is It Feasible to Negotiate Chemical and Biological Weapons Control? (Washington: United States Institute for Peace, 1990).

1999.03.21 .
Dorn, A. Walter Index to the Chemical Weapons Convention (New York: United Nations, 1993). UNIDIR. Research paper. JX5133.C5 D67 1993, UG447 .D67 1993, or UN UNIDIR/93/22: not acquired by UCSC.

1999.03.21 .
Swain, Michael Nonproliferation & Iraq: Lessons for the Chemical Weapons Convention (Canberra: Australian National University, Research School of Pacific Studies, Peace Research Center, 1992). Working paper (Australian National University. Peace Research Centre) ; . no. 120.UCSD IR/PS JX1903 .W67 v.120: not acquired by UCSC.

Nuclear Weapons:
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1999.03.21 [Offer to sell hardcopy only.]
NAS CISAC National Academy of Sciences, Nuclear Arms Control: Background and Issues (Washington: National Academy Press, 1985). Committee on International Security and Arms Control. National Academy of Sciences.

1999.03.21 [Offer to sell hardcopy only.]
NAS CISAC National Academy of Sciences, Reykjavik and Beyond: Deep Reductions in Strategic Nuclear Arsenals and the Future Direction of Arms Control (Washington: National Academy Press, 1987). Committee on International Security and Arms Control. National Academy of Sciences.

1999.03.21 [Offer to sell hardcopy only.]
NAS CISAC National Academy of Sciences, The Future of the U.S.-Soviet Nuclear Relationship (Washington: National Academy Press, 1991). Committee on International Security and Arms Control. National Academy of Sciences.

1999.03.21 The image version which can only be read on-line. A hardcopy can be bought.
NAS CISAC National Academy of Sciences, Management and Disposition of Excess Weapons Plutonium (Washington: National Academy Press, 1994). Committee on International Security and Arms Control. National Academy of Sciences.

1999.03.21 A complete html version.. Hardcopy also available for purchase.
NAS CISAC 1997 National Academy of Sciences, The Future of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy (Washington: National Academy Press, 1994). Committee on International Security and Arms Control. National Academy of Sciences.

1999.03.21 A complete html version. Hardcopy also available for purchase.
NRC National Research Council, Proliferation Concerns: Assessing U.S. Efforts to Help Contain Nuclear and Other Dangerous Materials and Technologies in the Former Soviet Union (Washington: National Academy Press, 1997). Office of International Affairs, National Research Council.

1999.03.21 A Full text..
Sutter, Robert G. Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. “Chinese Nuclear Weapons and Arms Control Policies: Implications and Options for the United States.” Report for Congress, 94-422 S. Updated 25 March 1994. Robert G. Sutter, Senior Specialist in International Politics.

Historical Studies:
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1999.03.29
Barton, John H. & Lawrence D. Weiler [eds] John H. Barton and Lawrence D. Weiler [eds], International Arms Control: Issues and Agreements (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1976). [Stanford Arms Control Group].

1999.03.28
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques Jean-Jacques Rousseau, L'État de Guerre and Projet de Paix Perpétuelle: Two Essays by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, with introduction and notes by Shirley G. Patterson (New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1920).

1999.03.28
Myrdal, Alva Alva Myrdal, The Game of Disarmament: How the United States and Russia Run the Arms Race (New York: Pantheon, rev. ed. 1982).

Negotiating Techniques:
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1999.03.28
Bunn, George George Bunn, Arms Control by Committee : Managing Negotiations With the Russians (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1992).

1999.03.28
Thompson, Kenneth [ed] Kenneth Thompson [ed], Negotiating Arms Control : Missed Opportunities and Limited Successes [W. Alton Jones Foundation Series on Arms Control, No. 17.] [1991]

International Law:
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Verification:
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1999.03.28 Titles at: http://www.fhit.org/vertic/publications.html
VERTIC Verification Yearbook. 1991, J. B. Poole [ed]; 1992-1996, J. B. Poole & R. Guthrie [eds]; 1997 R. Guthrie [ed]. [VERTIC: Verification Research, Training & Information Centre, London].

1999.03.29
Duffy, Gloria [ed] Gloria Duffy [Project Director], Compliance and the Future of Arms Control (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Ballinger, 1988). [Report of a project sponsored by the Center for International Security and Arms Control, Stanford University, and Global Outlook.]

Domestic Approval:
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Missile Defense:
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2001.02.22 .
Wilkening Dean A. Wilkening, “Ballistic-Missile Defence and Strategic Stability,” Adelphi Paper 334, The International Institute of Strategic Studies. May 2000.

2001.02.22 .
Daalder, Goldgeier & Lindsay Ivo H. Daalder, James M. Goldgeier and James M. Lindsay, “Deploying NMD: Not Whether, But How,” in Surivival, v 42 n 1, Spring 2000, pp. 6-28.


Past Cases


Anti-Ballistic Missile [ABM] Treaty:
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1999.03.21 ABM Treaty Text.
Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty [ABM] [1972]

1999.03.21 ABM Treaty Protocol.
Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty Protocol

1999.03.21 .
Drell, Sidney D., Philip J. Farley and David Holloway "Preserving the ABM Treaty," in International Security Fall 1984, v 9, n 2.

Biological Diversity, Convention on:
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1999.03.21 Biological Diversity [Text].
Convention on Biological Diversity [1992]

BWC: Biological Weapons Copnvention:
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1999.03.21 BWC Text.
Biological [Bacteriological] Weapons Convention [BWC] [1972]

CWC. Chemical Weapons Convention:
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1999.03.21 CWC Text.
Chemical Weapons Convention [CWC] [13 January 1993][ EIF1997]

CFE. Conventional Forces in Europe:
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1999.03.21 CFE Treaty Text.
Treaty on Conventional Forces in Europe [CFE]

1999.03.29
Blackwill, Robert D. & F. Stephen Larrabee [eds] Robert D. Blackwil and F. Stephen Larrabee [eds], Conventional Arms Control and East-West Security (Durham: Duke University Press, 1989). [Institute for East-West Security Studies]

Dayton Accords [Bosnia]:
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INF. Intermediate Nuclear Forces:
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1999.03.21 INF Treaty Text.
Intermediate Nuclear Forces [INF] Treaty [December 1987]

1999.03.21 .
Talbott, Strobe Deadly Gambits: The Reagan Administration and the Stalemate in Nuclear Arms Control (New York: Knopf, 1984).

1999.03.29 .
Talbott, Strobe Strobe Talbott, The Master of the Game: Paul Nitze and the Nuclear Peace (New York: Vintage, 1988).

Landmines Convention:
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1999.03.28 http://www.igc.org/disarm/oslotext.html
Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and On Their Destruction [Landmines Convention] [18 September 1997]

1999.03.21 http://www.armscontrol.org/FACTS/aplfact.htm
Arms Control Association. “The 1997 Ottawa Landmine Convention at a Glance.” [27 February 1998]

League of Nations Covenant:
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1999.03.21 League Covenant.
The Covenant of the League of Nations

NATO. North Atlantic Treaty Organization:
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1999.03.21 NATO Treaty.
North Atlantic Treaty Organizatin. NATO Treaty. [4 April 1949]

NPT. Non-Proliferation Treaty [1969-72]:
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1999.03.21 NPT Text.
Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty [NPT] [1968][EIF 1970]

1999.03.21 .
Shaker, Mohamed Ibrahim The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty: Origin and Implementation, 1959-1979 (New York: Oceana Publications, 1980). [UCSC McHenry JX1974.73.S5 1980 Library has: v. 1-3.]

NPT. Non-Proliferation Treaty [Lisbon Protocol]:
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1999.03.21 Lisbon Protocol to the NPT [Text].
Lisbon Protocol to the Non-Proliferation Treaty. [23 May 1992]

NPT. Non-Proliferation Treaty [Extension & Review Conference, 1995]:
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Reykjavik. Gorbachev & Reagan [1987]:
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SALT I. Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [I]:
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1999.03.28 SALT I Interim Agreement
SALT I Interim Agreement [Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty I] [SALT I] [1972]

1999.03.28 ABM Treaty Text.
Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty [ABM] [1972]

1999.03.29
Kaplan, Morton A.
Morton A. Kaplan, SALT: Problems and Prospects (Morristown, NJ: General Learning Press, 1973).

1999.03.29
Newhouse, John
John Newshouse, Cold Dawn: The Story of SALT (New York: Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1973).

SALT II. Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [II]:
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1999.03.21 .
Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty II[SALT II] [1979]

1999.03.29
Talbott, Strobe
Strobe Talbott, Endgame: The Inside Story of SALT II (New York: Harper & Row, 1980).

START I. Strategic Arms Reduction Talks [I]:
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1999.03.21 START I Treaty Text.
Strategic Arms Reduction Talks. START I Treaty. [31 July 1991]

1999.03.21 ACDA Factsheet.
US Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. Factsheet on START I. 12 July 1995.

1999.03.21 .
Talbott, Strobe Deadly Gambits: The Reagan Administration and the Stalemate in Nuclear Arms Control (New York: Knopf, 1984).

United Nations Charter [esp. UNSC]
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1999.03.21 UN Charter.
Charter of the United Nations [1945]

Versailles Peace Treaty
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Washington Naval Conference
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Current Cases


ABM [Anti-Ballistic Missile] Treaty Adjustment:
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2001.02.22  
Wilkening Dean A. Wilkening, “Amending the ABM Treaty,” Survival v 42 n 1, Spring 2000, pp. 29-45.

Biological Diversity, Convention on. Implementation:
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British-French Nuclear Cooperation:
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CFE Adjustment:
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1999.03.21 .
Peters, John E. John E. Peters, CFE and Military Stability in Europe (Santa Monica: RAND Corporation, January 1998). UCSC McHenry KZ5885.21992.P48 1997

CTBT [Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty]:
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1999.03.21 CTBT Text.
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty [CTBT] [Signed 10 September 1996]

EU Expansion:
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Fissile Materials Cut-off Treaty:
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1999.03.21 Working Paper [Text].
WORKING PAPER WITH REGARD TO AN AD HOC COMMITTEE ON A FISSILE MATERIAL CUT-OFF TREATY [Submitted by Canada, 20 January 1998]

1999.03.21 Report 1 Sep 1998 [Text].
REPORT OF THE AD HOC COMMITTEE UNDER ITEM 1 OF THE AGENDA ENTITLED "CESSATION OF THE NUCLEAR ARMS RACE AND NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT [CD1555, 1 September 1998]

NATO Expansion:
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NPT [Review Provisions]:
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Nuclear Weapons Abolition [Initiatives]:
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Rambouillet [Kosovo]:
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1999.03.28 http://www.nytimes.com/library/world/kosovo-index.html
NY Times New York Times reportage on Kosovo and the Rambouillet talks.

1999.05.11 [Full text.]
Draft Kosovo Interim Agreement [27 January 1999].

1999.05.11 [Full text.]
Interim Agreement for Peace and Self-Government in Kosovo [23 February 1999]

1999.05.11 [Full text, in PDF format.]
Serbian Counter-Proposal [15 March 1999]. [PDF format.]


Small Arms:
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START II. Strategic Arms Reduction Talks [II]:
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1999.03.21 START II Text.
Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty II [Start II]

START III. Strategic Arms Reduction Talks [III]:
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United Nations: US Dues Issue:
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United Nations: UNSC 687 and UNSCOM:
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1999.03.21 gopher://gopher.undp.org:70/00/undocs/scd/scouncil/s91/4
UN Security Council Resolution 687 [3 April 1991]

1999.03.21 http://www.un.org/Depts/unscom/s98-920.htm
UNSCOM Report [6 October 1998]


Revised 1999.03.21. Please send corrections and suggested additions to Bruce D. Larkin.
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