The Resource The shattered crystal ball : fear and learning in the Cuban Missile Crisis, by James G. Blight ; with a foreword by Joseph S. Nye, Jr

The shattered crystal ball : fear and learning in the Cuban Missile Crisis, by James G. Blight ; with a foreword by Joseph S. Nye, Jr

Label
The shattered crystal ball : fear and learning in the Cuban Missile Crisis
Title
The shattered crystal ball
Title remainder
fear and learning in the Cuban Missile Crisis
Statement of responsibility
by James G. Blight ; with a foreword by Joseph S. Nye, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blight, James G
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E841
LC item number
.B573 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cuban Missile Crisis
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • Crise de Cuba, oct. 1962
Label
The shattered crystal ball : fear and learning in the Cuban Missile Crisis, by James G. Blight ; with a foreword by Joseph S. Nye, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-194) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The thesis : the shattered crystal ball, October 27, 1962 -- The facts : some results of the critical oral history of the Cuban Missile Crisis -- The empirical problem : understanding McNamara's fear -- Psychological obstruction : rational and irrational actors -- The empirical goal : recovering the psychological life of the Cuban Missile Crisis -- Psychological transparency : the theory and practice of phenomenology -- The crystal ball effect : a framework for imagining nuclear catastrophe in a crisis -- The shattered crystal ball : fearing and forgetting nuclear catastrophe after Robert Kennedy's "Statement of Fact" -- Looking backward : the adaptive role of fear in the Cuban Missile Crisis -- Living forward : the adaptive role of fear in the crystal ball effect
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 199 pages
Isbn
9780847676095
Lccn
89028558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20564557
  • (OCoLC)ocm20564557
Label
The shattered crystal ball : fear and learning in the Cuban Missile Crisis, by James G. Blight ; with a foreword by Joseph S. Nye, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-194) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The thesis : the shattered crystal ball, October 27, 1962 -- The facts : some results of the critical oral history of the Cuban Missile Crisis -- The empirical problem : understanding McNamara's fear -- Psychological obstruction : rational and irrational actors -- The empirical goal : recovering the psychological life of the Cuban Missile Crisis -- Psychological transparency : the theory and practice of phenomenology -- The crystal ball effect : a framework for imagining nuclear catastrophe in a crisis -- The shattered crystal ball : fearing and forgetting nuclear catastrophe after Robert Kennedy's "Statement of Fact" -- Looking backward : the adaptive role of fear in the Cuban Missile Crisis -- Living forward : the adaptive role of fear in the crystal ball effect
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 199 pages
Isbn
9780847676095
Lccn
89028558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20564557
  • (OCoLC)ocm20564557

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