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Rollback

Sidney Pash

in The Currents of War: A New History of American-Japanese Relations, 1899-1941

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813144238
eISBN:
9780813144320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813144238.003.0008
Subject:
History, Political History

Chapter 7, Rollback, focuses on the fundamental change that overtook American containment during the summer of 1941, when policymakers abandoned the limited objectives of thwarting Japanese expansion ... More


Libya, Nuclear Rollback, and the Role of Negative and Positive Security Assurances

Wyn Q. Bowen

in Security Assurances and Nuclear Nonproliferation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804778275
eISBN:
9780804784917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804778275.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter addresses the influence of the two sets of security assurances on Libya's nuclear rollback decision. Security assurances contributed to the nonproliferation success of Libya, although ... More


The Problem of Luck

Christopher Evan Franklin

in A Minimal Libertarianism: Free Will and the Promise of Reduction

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190682781
eISBN:
9780190682811
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190682781.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

According to the Luck Argument, so far from indeterminism being necessary for free will, indeterminism is actually incompatible with it. This chapter distinguishes four formulations of the Luck ... More


Cold Warrior: The Worldwide Fight for Liberation

Markku Ruotsila

in Fighting Fundamentalist: Carl McIntire and the Politicization of American Fundamentalism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780199372997
eISBN:
9780199373024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372997.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter covers the years 1948 to 1953, when McIntire took the lead in pushing the fundamentalist movement out of its old isolationism and into the thick of Cold War foreign policy contention. ... More


“Kill a Commie”: Marching for Victory in Vietnam

Markku Ruotsila

in Fighting Fundamentalist: Carl McIntire and the Politicization of American Fundamentalism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780199372997
eISBN:
9780199373024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372997.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

A detailed examination of faith-based mobilizing for the war in Vietnam in 1967 to 1973, this chapter gives a wealth of new evidence on the grassroots support for the war and on the ways in which ... More


Emergency Powers of the UN Security Council: Law Making and Law Breaking in Counter-terrorism

Christian Kreuder-Sonnen

in Emergency Powers of International Organizations: Between Normalization and Containment

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198832935
eISBN:
9780191871337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832935.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 4 applies the proportionality model to two cases of IO exceptionalism at the United Nations (UN) Security Council. First, it explains the normalization of the Council’s self-asserted ... More


Faithless Warrior: Richard E. Kim’s The Martyred

Josephine Nock-Hee Park

in Cold War Friendships: Korea, Vietnam, and Asian American Literature

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190257668
eISBN:
9780190257699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190257668.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 2 reads Richard E. Kim’s faithless South Korean Army officer in his bestselling 1964 novel, The Martyred. Set during the brief wartime occupation of Pyongyang by US and South Korean forces, ... More


Toward a Solution to the Luck Problem

John Martin Fischer

in Libertarian Free Will: Contemporary Debates

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199860081
eISBN:
9780190200008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199860081.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, General, Moral Philosophy

This chapter develops his own solution to the luck objection. Unlike Kane, this chapter thinks that moral responsibility is compatible with the truth of causal determinism, but it also wants to show ... More


Reluctant Chieftains: The Ascendance of the American Committee for Liberation from Bolshevism

Benjamin Tromly

in Cold War Exiles and the CIA: Plotting to Free Russia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198840404
eISBN:
9780191875984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840404.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

Chapter 6 examines the transformation of CIA propaganda operations involving Amcomlib and Russian exiles. In the mid-1950s, after negotiations to create an exile united front had fallen apart, the ... More


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