Theses and Dissertations
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Long-range precision-strike cruise missiles inNATO operations
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2014-03)
In 1949, NATO was established as a military alliance organized to protect its members from aggression or coercion by its adversaries to the East. However, after the collapse of the Soviet Union, the geostrategic context ...
Anti-Americanism: a perfect addition to a Russian authoritarians political toolbox
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-12)
This thesis analyzes anti-Americanism in Russia during the era of Vladimir Putin. The objective is to evaluate Vladimir Putins anti-Americanism and the political implications of Putinist anti-Americanism within Russia. The ...
Arms control and missile defense: explaining success and failure in U.S.-Russian cooperation
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-09)
Russia can no longer be considered a world superpower, but it remains a great power in terms of strategic global security. Russias importance is based on its nuclear arsenal and permanent seat on the United Nations Security ...