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Scientific disarmament

Victor Lefebure

Scientific disarmament

by Victor Lefebure

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disarmament,
  • Munitions,
  • War

  • Edition Notes

    Added t.-p.: ... Scientific disarmament; a treatment based on the facts of armament.

    Statementwith introductions by the Archbishop of York, Miss Jane Addams, His Excellency Count Bernstorff ... [and others]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1974 L45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318, [2] p.
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14724392M

    The article discusses the joining of science to the issue of disarmament and the hope for peace. It answers the question regarding the delivery of American science of the warheads, the rockets and the control and detection systems equal to the ever . Disarmament shares certain properties of demobilization. The army is always one of the greatest buyers and represents a secure market for certain products, ranging from the essentials for the bare living of the soldiers and for the good living of the .

    Rose E. Gottemoeller, Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security (T) discusses the involvement of scientist within arms control, nonproliferation and disarmament at a recent AAAS Center for Science Diplomacy (publisher of Science & Diplomacy) event on May 5, Richard Taylor, Colin Pritchard, in The Protest Makers, Publisher Summary. The disarmament movement of the – period attracted diverse support. The popular media image of a campaign of eccentric, alienated, immature, and irresponsible young people, led by an assortment of naive clerics, impractical intellectuals, and political subversives, was given .

    Disarmament Diplomacy and Human Security: Regimes, Norms, and Moral Progress in International Relations by Garcia, Denise Call Number: / ISBN:   Engaging natural scientists in disarmament There are three significant structural and institutional reasons why natural scientists often remain outside of the arms control debate: the focused nature of science education; the importance of scientific objectivity; and scientists™ relation with society. Lack of interdisciplinary study.


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Scientific Disarmament is nearly twice as long as the average modern novel: it is unsubsidised: the topic is what is known as a "serious" one: and the manner in which it is treated holds out to the reader no hope of light amusement.

The current practice is to print a small edition of such a work on "good" paper, to bind it in the best cloth. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lefebure, Victor. Scientific disarmament. New York, The Macmillan company, (OCoLC) Document Type.

Added t.p.: Scientific disarmament ; a treatment based on the facts of armament. Includes Scientific disarmament book. Description:[2] pages 21 cm: Responsibility: with introductions by the Archbishop of York, Miss Jane Addams, His Excellency Count Bernstorff [and others].

AN article in NATURE of April 4,pointed out the connexion between science and the preparation for war, in reference to Major Lefebure's book, “Scientific Disarmament”. I understand from Cited by: 2. The problem of disarmament has hitherto been approached chiefly from the political and economic side, and there is great danger that at the coming conference it will again be treated according to the needs of opposing international alignments.

Thus far discussion on the basis of quantity and cost has not been very hopeful, and Major Lefebure's book should therefore be. AN article in NATURE of April 4,pointed out the connexion between science and the preparation for war, in reference to Major Lefebure's book, ``Scientific Disarmament''.

I understand from friends of mine, who are scientific workers, that in all countries some men of science regard as important the problem of their own moral responsibility for the use of Cited by: 2. Scientific Disarmament. With Introductions by the Archbishop of York, Miss Jane Addams, Count Bernstoff, L de Brouckere, Viscount Cecil, F G Donnan, D Lloyd George, Alfred Hopkinson, Herbert Levinstein, Gilbert Murray, H G Wells etc.

on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Scientific Disarmament. With Introductions by the Archbishop of York, Miss Jane Manufacturer: LondonGollancz. nuclear disarmament, the reduction and limitation of the various nuclear weapons in the military forces of the world's nations.

The atomic bombs dropped () on Japan by the United States in World War II demonstrated the overwhelming destructive potential of nuclear weapons and the threat to humanity posed by the possibility of nuclear war and led to calls for controls on or.

Nevertheless, disarmament needs science, 5 and scientific practices can actually support the norms of disarmament. To this effect, we take a look at the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) 6 with its implementing body, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), and its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) to illustrate the.

The book examines the current capabilities, limitations and failures of the existing international arms control and disarmament architecture – notably the Chemical Weapons Convention – in preventing the development and use of chemical weapons.1/5(1).

Disarmament Bodies and Institutions. Disarmament in the General Assembly Disarmament in the Security Council Conference on Disarmament United Nations Disarmament Commission Secretary-General’s.

Conceived as a comprehensive introduction to a field central to the work of the United Nations, Disarmament: A Basic Guide aims to provide a useful overview of the nuanced challenges of. Disarmament is the act of reducing, limiting, or abolishing ament generally refers to a country's military or specific type of weaponry.

Disarmament is often taken to mean total elimination of weapons of mass destruction, such as nuclear l and Complete Disarmament was defined by the United Nations General Assembly as the elimination of all. The Cold War forced scientists to reconcile their values of internationalism and objectivity with the increasingly militaristic uses of scientific knowledge.

For decades, antinuclear scientists pursued nuclear disarmament in a variety of ways, from grassroots activism to transnational diplomacy and government science by: 1. Carl Edward Sagan (/ ˈ s eɪ ɡ ən /; November 9, – Decem ) was an American astronomer, planetary scientist, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, author, science popularizer, and science is best known as a science popularizer and communicator.

His best known scientific contribution is research on extraterrestrial life, Doctoral advisor: Gerard Kuiper. Scientists, the Arms Race, and Disarmament: A Unesco/Pugwash Symposium. Unesco. Taylor & Francis, - Armes nucléaires et désarmement - Congrès - pages. 0 Reviews.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in. Both the General Assembly and the Security Council consider disarmament topics, in accordance with Artic 26 and 47 of the UN Charter.

They have also created subsidiary bodies that focus on disarmament matters. The UN Office for Disarmament Affairs provides support to the disarmament bodies and promotes disarmament efforts.

The organisation maintains a series of educational resources with both scientific and diplomatic themes that include general information about the organisation and its history; films and online learning modules, chemistry classroom and laboratory materials with a disarmament focus; ethical and responsible science considerations; and resources.

His scientific researches are in the fields of nuclear and mathematical physics, of technologies related to armaments and disarmament and on science communication.

For the last 30 years he has been active in projects aiming to raising public awareness of science in Europe; for these activities he has been awarded the Outreach Prize of the.

Drawing on archival research, interviews, and a thorough study of the main humanist publications, The Scientific Spirit of American Humanism reveals a new level of detail about the personal and institutional forces that have shaped major trends in American secular culture.

Significantly, the book shows why special attention to American liberal. ABM Treaty ADMs agreements Alliance allies American April Armed Services Committee arms control arms race Army ATBM Atomic Scientists attack ballistic missiles battle-satellites billion Blome bomb Bulletin capability components Congress deploy deployment deterrence director disarmament Energy European fiscal German House Armed Services.

When Carl Sagan Warned the World About Nuclear Winter Before the official report came out, the popular scientist took to the presses to paint a dire picture of what nuclear war might look likeAuthor: Matthew R. Francis. The costs of an ignorance of science are not just practical ones like misbegotten policies, forgone cures and a unilateral disarmament in .