Science, Technology, and American Diplomacy [electronic resource] : The Baruch Plan: U.S. Diplomacy Enters the Nuclear Age
- Corporate Author:
- Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
- [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1972.
- Physical Description:
- 71 pages : digital, PDF file
- Eighth in a series of reports, prepared by CRS for the Subcom on National Security Policy and Scientific Developments on the interactions of science and technology with U.S. foreign policy. This volume, by Leneice N. Wu, describes and examines reasons for failure of the Baruch Plan, the earliest attempt at international control of atomic energy and weapons, with special attention to issues evolving from interaction of science, technology, and diplomacy.
Includes discussion of preparations for UN negotiations, public reaction to the proposals, and influence on public opinion of early estimates of Soviet Union nuclear technology capabilities.
- Report Numbers:
- Y 4.F 76/1:Sci 2/7
- Related Titles:
- ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection
- Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed June 2010). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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