ABSTRACT

This book explores alternative systems and strategies for global security by which the conflicts between nations can be carried on, and ultimately resolved, without recourse to war, examining system changes some of which may take many years to enact.

chapter Chapter One|9 pages

Conquering War: The Next Step in Human Evolution

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

part One|115 pages

The United Nations and Six Alternative Approaches to Global Security

chapter Chapter Two|7 pages

Introduction to Part One: Beyond the Balance of Power

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Three|18 pages

The United Nations: A Tool Neglected

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Four|16 pages

A World Peacekeeping Federation: The Clark-Sohn Plan

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Five|10 pages

Minimum Deterrence: How Little Is Enough?

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Six|14 pages

Qualitative Disarmament: Eliminating the War-making Capability of Nations

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Seven|11 pages

Nonprovocative Defense: Protection Without Threat

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Eight|12 pages

Civilian-based Defense: The Strength of Bare Hands and Stubbornness

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Nine|25 pages

Strategic Defense: Armor or Apocalypse?

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

part Two|47 pages

Keeping the Peace: Issues Common to All Approaches

chapter Chapter Ten|12 pages

Verification: Substituting Information for Weapons

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Eleven|9 pages

Bringing Law to Bear on Governments

ByRoger Fisher

chapter Chapter Twelve|24 pages

Economic Conversion: Making Peace More Profitable than War

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

part Three|22 pages

Prospects for Transformation

chapter Chapter Thirteen|15 pages

Toward a Common Security System: A Proposal

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher

chapter Chapter Fourteen|5 pages

The Peril and the Promise

ByHarry B. Hollins, Averill L. Powers, Mark Sommer, Kenneth Boulding, Roger Fisher