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South Atlantic Quarterly (1986) 85 (2): 192–193.
Published: 01 April 1986
...Alex Roland Controlling the Atom: The Beginnings of Nuclear Regulation, 1946–1962 . By Mazuzan George T. Walker J. Samuel . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1984 . Pp. x , 498 ; illus., $28.95 . Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 B O OKS...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1946) 45 (3): 265–285.
Published: 01 July 1946
...Paul M. A. Linebarger Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 The South Atlantic Quarterly Vol. XLV JULY, 1946 Number 3 NUCLEAR FISSION: A NEW LIGHT ON POLITICS PAUL M. A. LINEBARGER HE ATOMIC GLARE which for the first time in the history of man blazed out a year ago over the New...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 213–229.
Published: 01 April 2008
..., and their observations demonstrate that “bunker archeology,” as Virilio has called it, is linked to the modern history of warfare and to attempts to escape ever more destructive weapons and ever more penetrating surveillance. The American saga of nuclear fallout shelters was an avatar of this history, one that has been...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1958) 57 (3): 311–324.
Published: 01 July 1958
... of the staunchest defenders of the democratic way of life. Today, the non-Communist German left is considered irre­ sponsible, opportunist, and untrustworthy by many Americans; today, a new German army, led by Hitler s former officers and armed with nuclear weapons, is expected to provide the main strength...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1983) 82 (3): 282–287.
Published: 01 July 1983
...Henry Petroski Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 How Poetry Breeds Reactors Henry Petroski The technological superiority of the country that put men on the moon and brought them back is being threatened by more than foreign auto­ mobiles and television sets. France s nuclear...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1988) 87 (3): 571–589.
Published: 01 July 1988
..., or nuclear mass destruction ren­ ders this modernity a baffling dilemma. A similar state of affairs was already ap­ parent in high modernism,1 yet one senses important differences with the postmodern context, differences which are perhaps eluci­ dated by Jean-Frangois Lyotard s view of the decline...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2005) 104 (4): 735–750.
Published: 01 October 2005
... that had functioned not only as a de facto guar- antor of global peace but as the major form of deterrence for global nuclear destruction—had suddenly disappeared, leaving a void in the order of the political. And because the end of the Cold War also meant the end of the deterrent to an all too real...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (1): 175–181.
Published: 01 January 2016
...: Reflections on Welfare from Postnuclear Fukushima ​Three years after the huge earthquake and tsu- nami that devastated the northeastern part of Japan and triggered a meltdown in its nuclear plants, I went...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1965) 64 (3): 332–350.
Published: 01 July 1965
... to the ability and determina­ tion of the late Hugh Gaitskell the internal feuds over unilateral nuclear disarmament and the clause 4 statement of socialist ob­ jective were ended, so that Harold Wilson, his successor, was able to lead a party more united than it had been for a decade. Victory, though...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 170–173.
Published: 01 January 2017
... relations, such as the dispossessions and rac- isms that underlie military occupation or fossil fuels extraction. As Palauan (Belauan) activist Richard Salvador (2002: 7) put it to the Treaty on the Non- Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons Review Conference Preparatory Commit- tee in New York in 2002...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1998) 97 (3-4): 699–732.
Published: 01 July 1998
... Amis to focus on a single theme, the threat of nuclear holocaust, while presenting a range of different responses to it so that no one perspective dominates and the exercise of agency rests finally with the reader. In ahead of its time short fiction is interspersed with poetry and excerpts from longer...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1960) 59 (4): 521–542.
Published: 01 October 1960
.... It pledged support to the United Nations and effort to improve relations with the Soviet Union, but meantime to maintain Britain s alliances. It supported the abolition of nuclear tests and disarmament, provided that it was by balanced stages involving both nuclear and conventional weapons under adequate...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1986) 85 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 April 1986
... should be separated this almost twenty years before that reform was finally effected. The states generally deferred to the Atomic Energy Commission on nuclear matters; when it came right down to it, they too were more interested in development than regulation. The greatest workrelated hazard...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1966) 65 (3): 303–313.
Published: 01 July 1966
... as to the efficacy of America s atomic umbrella in an age of nuclear stalemate and bluntly questioned whether the leaders of the United States would sacrifice their own cities in order to save West Berlin, Brussels, or even Paris? For this very reason France had begun working toward the development of an atom...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1990) 89 (4): 761–785.
Published: 01 October 1990
...: the fallout shelter. In many respects, the earthquake kit replicates the suburban fallout shelter: compressed, as it were, into compact dimensions for its atom­ ized consumer/survivor. The fallout shelter was already particular­ ized, but on the somewhat larger scale of the nuclear family unit. Political...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1957) 56 (1): 118–119.
Published: 01 January 1957
... policy. Their essays are intended to stimulate and contribute to the debate on military policy which ought to occur at a time . . . when, for all practical purposes, the Soviet Union will have attained equality with the United States in nuclear weapons and in the capacity to deliver them at very long...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (3): 757–769.
Published: 01 July 2011
... of protection and insurance during World War II that included mass shelters, warden and rescue services, and the evacuation of children from exposed urban areas.6 Civil defense against nuclear attack during the Cold War, on the other hand, essentially reconnected with, and rejuvenated, its interwar...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1957) 56 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 January 1957
..., the Soviet Union will have attained equality with the United States in nuclear weapons and in the capacity to deliver them at very long ranges. The scope of the book is indicated by the titles of the chapters: three by the editor, The Requirements of Deterrence, Limited Warfare, and Force and Foreign...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1973) 72 (3): 386–395.
Published: 01 July 1973
... be nuclear war, giving credit to Soviet foreign policy for stopping such local wars as the Suez crisis of 1956. National liberation wars in the Third World, which in this speech Khrushchev labeled sacred, fell under the same nuclear shield. And here his first example was particularly instructive...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1948) 47 (3): 428–429.
Published: 01 July 1948
... University pro- ' moted a Nuclear Science Session. The roster of members of the Con­ ference reads like a Who s Who of physicists, mathematicians, astrono­ mers, directors of industrial laboratories, and chemists. For leavening purposes, a professor of philosophy, two commissioners of education, and two...