Regional Conflicts: The Challenge to US-Russian Co-operation by James E. GoodbyRegional Conflicts: The Challenge to US-Russian Co-operation by James E. Goodby

Regional Conflicts: The Challenge to US-Russian Co-operation

EditorJames E. Goodby

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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This is the second volume of a two-part study on international issues in the post cold-war era. Ten authors consider regional conflicts, how relations among the great powers could be affected by such conflicts and how co-operation among the leading nations, especially Russia and the UnitedStates, might influence the course of regional strife. The end of the cold war closed one chapter in history - the global struggle between the USA and USSR. It has not brought an end to regional conflicts. This volume analyses three broad categories of regional conflicts: * Countries in the developing world where US and Russian interests are more or less equally engaged * Countries of special interest to one or more of the great powers, and * Countries where there is no overriding Russian or US national security interest. The challenge to US-Russian co-operation is examined under the major headings of preventive diplomacy in an era of high technology, dilemmas of US-Russian security co-operation and international security organizations as instruments for great power co-operation.

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James E. Goodby is at Carnegie Mellon University.

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Title:Regional Conflicts: The Challenge to US-Russian Co-operationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:264 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.79 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:019829171X

ISBN - 13:9780198291718

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`This collection of essays is an interesting and timely work, raising some of the most salient issues regarding security after the end of the Cold War.'Europe Asia Studies