Nuclear History

NPIHP Partner Dima Adamsky Publishes Response in Foreign Affairs

Writing in Foreign Affairs, NPIHP partner Dima Adamsky explores a variety of possible Israeli responses to the advent of a nuclear armed Iran.

New Document Reader - The Euromissiles Crisis and the End of the Cold War: 1977-1987

The Nuclear Proliferation International History Project is pleased to announce its first document reader, produced in collaboration with the Cold War International History Project and entitled The Euromissiles Crisis and the End of the Cold War: 1977-1987.

New Research Initiative by NPIHP scholar Ilaria Poggiolini

NPIHP is pleased to announce a new research initiative by one of our partners, Ilaria Poggiolini , a scholar at the University of Pavia.

NPIHP Welcomes Fellow Edoardo Sorvillo

The Nuclear Proliferation International History Project is pleased to have Edoardo Sorvillo join the project as a 2010 NPIHP Fellow.

Taking advantage of newly declassified documents from the National Archives in London and other sources, Sorvillo is investigating the relationship between British foreign policy elites and the British government in the late 1970s and early 1980s with the aim of identifying how public debates influenced (or failed to influence) the British response to the Soviet Union's deployment of SS-20 intermediate range nuclear missiles.

2010 NPIHP Fellow Mattia Toaldo

The Nuclear Proliferation International History Project is pleased to welcome Mattia Toaldo to the project as a 2010 NPIHP Fellow.

Toaldo is based at the University of Roma Tre in Rome, Italy where his research focuses upon the differing US and Israeli approaches to nuclear proliferation in the Middle East.

New book by NPIHP Partner Matias Spektor

The Nuclear Proliferation International History Project (NPIHP) is pleased to announce the publication of Azeredo da Silveira: um Depoimento (Azeredo da Silveira: A Testimony) edited by Matias Spektor. One of Brazil's most influential diplomats, Silveira's tenure as foreign minister from 1974-1979 marked a reorientation of Brazil's foreign policy as well as a new assertiveness in the nuclear realm.

Announcing NPIHP Fellow Giordana Pulcini

The Nuclear Proliferation International History Project is pleased to welcome Giordana Pulcini to the project as a 2010 NPIHP Fellow.

Pulcini's research centers upon the relationship between US strategic arms control policy and the rise of the neoconservative movement in the US in the 1970s and 1980s.

NPIHP Partner Anna-Mart van Wyk published in LSE <i>IDEAS</i>

An article by Nuclear Proliferation International History Project partner Anna-Mart van Wyk was the cover story in the most recent edition of LSE's journal IDEAS.

New Documents from Dutch Archives

CWIHP is pleased to announce the publication of e-Dossier #21, "A mass psychotic movement washing over the country like a wave": Explaining Dutch Reservations About NATO's 1979 Dual-Track Decision, by University of Amsterdam Professor Ruud van Dijk.

International Conference: The Euromissiles Crisis and the End of the Cold War, 1977-1987

CWIHP is pleased to announce the international conference The Euromissiles Crisis and the End of the Cold War, 1977-1987, organized by the Machiavelli Center for Cold War Studies (CIMA), the Craxi Foundation, CWIHP, the George Washington University's National Security Archive, and the Universities of Paris I (Pantheon Sorbonne) and Paris III (Sorbonne Nouvelle), in cooperation with Bundeskanzler Willy Brandt Stiftung.

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