Deterrence theory is one of those ideas that seems pretty easy at first glance but gets more deeply muddled on closer inspection. I have a bomb, you have a bomb, thus we won’t bomb each other, right? If only it were so easy.

Deterrence theory is one of those ideas that seems pretty easy at first glance but gets more deeply muddled on closer inspection. I have a bomb, you have a bomb, thus we won’t bomb each other, right? If only it were so easy.

Kavka's toxin puzzle is a thought experiment about the possibility of forming an intention to perform an act which, following from reason, is an action one would not actually perform. It was presented by moral and political philosopher Gregory S. Kavka in "The Toxin Puzzle" (1983), and grew out of his work in deterrence theory and mutual assured destruction.

Kavka's toxin puzzle is a thought experiment about the possibility of forming an intention to perform an act which, following from reason, is an action one would not actually perform. It was presented by moral and political philosopher Gregory S. Kavka in "The Toxin Puzzle" (1983), and grew out of his work in deterrence theory and mutual assured destruction.

Nuclear Asymmetry and Deterrence : Theory, Policy and History (Hardcover) (Jan Ludvik)

Nuclear Asymmetry and Deterrence : Theory, Policy and History (Hardcover) (Jan Ludvik)

Deterrence Theory

Introducing: Steel Patriot - the private nuclear deterrent!  In a world where everything, down to a country's nuclear defense program, has been privatised, the responsibility of deterrence theory falls on the citizens. This commercial provides a dark insight to such an exitence.  Made in Cinema 4d, rendered with Octane and composited in After Effects.  Voiceover by Jack Roberts.  www.mografik.com

Introducing: Steel Patriot - the private nuclear deterrent! In a world where everything, down to a country's nuclear defense program, has been privatised, the responsibility of deterrence theory falls on the citizens. This commercial provides a dark insight to such an exitence. Made in Cinema 4d, rendered with Octane and composited in After Effects. Voiceover by Jack Roberts. www.mografik.com

Understanding General Deterrence: Theory and Application

Understanding General Deterrence: Theory and Application (Hardcover)

Understanding General Deterrence: Theory and Application

Rational Choice TheoryRational choice theory (RCT) originated with the founding of the Classical School of criminological thought with Cesare Beccaria. Grounded in utilitarianism and further developed by Cornish and Clarke, rational choice theorists argue that people have the capacity to, and indeed do, carefully analyze and weigh various outcomes, negatives, and positives of their potential actions. Criminals are no exception. They make decisions to commit – or not to commit – crimes based…

Rational Choice TheoryRational choice theory (RCT) originated with the founding of the Classical School of criminological thought with Cesare Beccaria. Grounded in utilitarianism and further developed by Cornish and Clarke, rational choice theorists argue that people have the capacity to, and indeed do, carefully analyze and weigh various outcomes, negatives, and positives of their potential actions. Criminals are no exception. They make decisions to commit – or not to commit – crimes based…

Abschreckungstheorie (deterrence theory) by Siegfried Zademack

Abschreckungstheorie (deterrence theory) by Siegfried Zademack

Former missile silo operator goes ballistic about Trump in 20 tweetsJohn Noonan posted 20 worrying tweets about Trump Wednesday.  Image: RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images/Twitter  By Tim Chester2016-08-03 18:34:03 UTC  A former nuclear launch officer has let loose a stinging volley of tweets at Donald Trump after reports that the Republican presidential candidate asked a foreign policy expert why the U.S. cant launch nuclear weapons.  John Noonan who once had a finger on one of…

Former missile silo operator goes ballistic about Trump in 20 tweetsJohn Noonan posted 20 worrying tweets about Trump Wednesday. Image: RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images/Twitter By Tim Chester2016-08-03 18:34:03 UTC A former nuclear launch officer has let loose a stinging volley of tweets at Donald Trump after reports that the Republican presidential candidate asked a foreign policy expert why the U.S. cant launch nuclear weapons. John Noonan who once had a finger on one of…

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