Weekend Special | Take 10% Off. Get the code »

The Limits of Safety: Organizations, Accidents, and Nuclear Weapons

by

Environmental tragedies such as Chernobyl and the Exxon Valdez remind us that catastrophic accidents are always possible in a world full of hazardous technologies. Yet, the apparently excellent safety record with nuclear weapons has led scholars, policy-makers, and the public alike to believe that nuclear arsenals can serve as a secure deterrent for the foreseeable future. In this provocative book, Scott Sagan challenges such optimism. Sagan's research into formerly classified archives penetrates the veil of safety that ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
The Limits of Safety: Organizations, Accidents, and Nuclear Weapons
1995, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691021010

Trade paperback

Select
The Limits of Safety: Organizations, Accidents, and Nuclear Weapons
1993, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691032214

Hardcover

Select
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency