SIPRI Yearbook 1997: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security

Hardcover | July 1, 1997

EditorStockholm International Peace Research Institute

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This yearbook continues SIPRI's annual analyses of developments in major armed conflicts, in conflict prevention, management and resolution, and in peacekeeping, developments in chemical and biological weapons, new military technology, world military expenditure, nuclear explosions, armsproduction, the arms trade, and nuclear, chemical, and biological arms control. Special Studies in this volume: * area studies of the Middle East, Russia, and Europe * armed conflict prevention, management and resolution * information on multilateral observer, peacekeeping and electoral operations * the comprehensive test ban treaty * multilateral military-related export control measures * the trade in major conventional weapons and conventional arms control

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This yearbook continues SIPRI's annual analyses of developments in major armed conflicts, in conflict prevention, management and resolution, and in peacekeeping, developments in chemical and biological weapons, new military technology, world military expenditure, nuclear explosions, armsproduction, the arms trade, and nuclear, chemical...

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) was founded in 1966 to commemorate 150 years of unbroken peace in Sweden. Its task is to conduct scientific research into questions of conflict and cooperation of importance for international peace and security, in order to contribute to an understanding of the conditions for pe...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:620 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.57 inPublished:July 1, 1997Publisher:Oxford University Press

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PrefaceAcronymsGlossaryAdam Daniel Rotfeld: IntroductionPart 1: Global and regional security conflicts, 19961. Margareta Sollenberg and Peter Wallensteen: Major armed conflictsAppendix 1A: Major armed conflicts, 19962. Trevor Findlay: Armed conflict prevention, management and resolutionOlga Hardardottir: Appendix 2A: Multilateral observer, peacekeeping and electoral operations3. Peter Jones: The Middle EastAppendix 3A: Documents on the Middle East peace process4. Vladimir Baranovsky: Conflicts in and around Russia5. Adam Daniel Rotfeld: Europe: In Search of Cooperative SecurityAppendix 5A: Documents on European SecurityPart 2: Military Expenditure, RandD, arms production and the arms trade, 19966. Paul George Evamaria Loose-Wientraub and Agnes Courades Allebeck: Military ExpenditureAppendix 6A: Tables of military expenditureAppendix 6B: Sources and methods7. Eric Arnett: Military research and development8. Elisabeth Sk?ns: Arms ProductionAppendix 8A: The 100 largest arms-producing companies, 19959. Ian Anthony, Pieter D. Wezeman, and Siemon T. Wezeman: The trade in major conventional weaponsAppendix 9A: Tables of the volume of the trade in major conventional weapons, 1987-96Appendix 9B: Register of the trade in, and licensed production of major conventional weapons, 1996Appendix 9C: Sources and methodsPart 3: Non-proliferation, arms control and disarmament, 199610. Ian Anthony, Jean Pascal Zanders and Susanna Eckstein: Multilateral military-related export control measures11. Shannon Kile: Nuclear arms controlWilliam M. Arkin and Robert S. Norris: Appendix 11A: Tables of nuclear forces as of January 199712. Eric Arnett: The comprehensive test ban treatyAppendix 12A: The CTBT (excerpts)Ragnhild Ferm: Appendix 12B: Nuclear Explosions, 1945-9613. Jean Pascal Zanders, Susanna Eckstein, and John Hart: Chemical and biological weapon developments and arms control14. Zdzislaw Lachowski: Conventional arms controlAppendix 14A: Implementation of CSBMs, the pan-European and subregional dimensions, developments in 1996Appendix 14B: Documents on conventional arms controlANNEXESRagnhild ferm: Annexe A: Arms control and disarmament agreementsRagnhild Ferm: Annexe B: Chronology 1996About the contributorsAbstractsIndex

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`Its value is threefold: hard data, evidence of trends, and analysis ... the SIPRI Yearbook provides the raw data from which new security concepts can, and need to be, fashioned. In its usual sober way, the Yearbook shows how far short we are of anything approaching a new world order,particularly for the parts of Eastern Europe, Asia and Africa engaged in internal conflicts.'Roger Williamson, Foundations: A Christian Action Journal