NATO, the European Union and the Atlantic Community Reviews
An excellent and comprehensive overview of NATO's strategic evolution beginning with its creation in 1949 up to 2002!.Essential. Choice In an elegant and thoughtful style, Stan Sloan skillfully elucidates the origins and evolution over five decades of the critical NATO alliance. -- Hamilton, Lee H. Stanley Sloan's well-written account is a welcome corrective to the gap in NATO historiography. His book deserves a wide readership from the general public as well as NATO scholars. -- Kaplan, Lawrence S. Sloan succeeds in providing the reader with a rock solid and bang up-to-date NATO history. Its accessible style and its comprehensive coverage make it both a primer and a book for the specialist reader... Required reading for students and practitioners alike. -- Michael Ruhle The author has produced an analysis of the transatlantic relationship that captures the essence of the past, revealing many of the factors that will continue to influence the future. I hope that his analysis will become required reading in military schools and training programs across the United States. -- General John Shalikashvili A concise and insightful account of NATO from the very beginning to the end of the Cold War and beyond...and a clear stand on the debate over NATO's future. International Affairs Highly readable, well-researched and analytically cogent...an ideal textbook. The International Spectator Stanley Sloan's book offers a practitioner's well-documented account of the antagonisms within the transatlantic alliance during the cold war and post-cold war periods!. this is a useful book for the generally interested reader and an important source for the more committed student of transatlantic relations. Journal Of Common Market Studies Overall, this is a useful book for the generally interested reader and an important source for the more committed student of transatlantic relations. -- George G. Georgiadis Journal Of Common Market Studies
About Stanley R. Sloan
Stan Sloan is president of VIC-Vermont, a private consulting firm, visiting scholar at Middlebury College, and founding director of the Atlantic Community Initiative. An internationally recognized expert on defense and foreign policy, he has over thirty years of experience as a government policy analyst.
Table of Contents
The Bargain as a Framework for Analysis -; Genesis of the Bargain -; The Transatlantic Bargain Revised -; The Bargain Through the Cold War, 1954-1989 -; The United States and Europe at the End of the Cold War: Some Fundamental Factors -; NATO's Post-Cold War Military Missions in Theory and Practice -; NATO Nuclear Strategy and Missile Defense -; NATO Outreach and Enlargement: The Legacy of Harmel -; A New Transatlantic Bargain Taking Shape: ESDI and CESDP -; The Future of the Transatlantic Bargain: Crisis, Continuity or Community? -; Toward a New Atlantic Community -.
NATO, the European Union and the Atlantic Community: The Transatlantic Bargain Reconsidered by Stanley R. Sloan
Stanley R. Sloan
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