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South Africa and nuclear proliferation South Africa"s nuclear capabilities and intentions in the context of international non-proliferation policies by J. D. L. Moore

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nuclear weapons -- South Africa.,
  • South Africa -- Military policy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography and index.

StatementJ.D.L. Moore.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsU264
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21261229M
ISBN 100312746989

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Jump to South Africa's Recent Developments and Current Status. Since abandoning its nuclear weapons program, South Africa has emerged as a champion of both global nuclear nonproliferation and equal access to peaceful nuclear energy. However, South Africa's remaining dual-use nuclear capabilities have made it both a possible exporter of nuclear technology and .   Dr Nic von Wielligh is an internationally respected nuclear physicist. After South Africa's accession to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty in , he was responsible for the implementation of IAEA Safeguards in South Africa. Later he served as advisor on the IAEA's committees onnuclear energy and safeguards/5(3). This book investigates drivers and trends in nuclear proliferation in the Global South. Based on an in-depth analysis of South Africa's nuclear history, it examines general causes of proliferation, such as technical capabilities and constraints; a country's motivation to build a nuclear bomb; and particular domestic and international situations. This book investigates drivers and trends in nuclear proliferation in the Global South. Based on an in-depth analysis of South Africa’s nuclear history, it examines general causes of.

This book investigates drivers and trends in nuclear proliferation in the Global South. Based on an in-depth analysis of South Africa’s nuclear history, it examines general causes of proliferation, such as technical capabilities and constraints; a country’s motivation to build a nuclear bomb; and particular domestic and international : Springer International Publishing. This book investigates drivers and trends in nuclear proliferation in the Global South. Based on an in-depth analysis of South Africa’s nuclear history, it examines general causes of proliferation, such as technical capabilities and constraints; a country’s motivation to build a nuclear bomb; and particular domestic and international situations.   South Africa eventually built its own nuclear bombs, albeit possibly with Israeli assistance. But the collaboration on military technology only grew over the following years. Source documents: Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction Act, ; A Chronology of South Africa's Nuclear Program, by Masiza, Fall ; Nuclear Verification in South Africa, by Baeckmann, Dillon, and Perricos, January ; South Africa's Nuclear Weapon Program: Lessons for U.S. Nonproliferation Policy, by Pabian, Fall ; NPT Review Conference .

A Chronology of South Africa's Nuclear Program by Zondi Masiza Zondi Masiza is a research assistant at the Program for Nonproliferation Studies. He is currently a US AID/Fulbright Scholar at the Monterey Institute for International Studies. Introduction The recent history of South Africa's nuclear programCited by: 3. South Africa and Nuclear Proliferation South Africa’s Nuclear Capabilities and Intentions in the Context of International Non-Proliferation Policies Authors: Moore, J.D.L.   The authors succinctly discuss the histories of nuclear states, including Israel, India, Pakistan, North Korea, and South Africa, while offering keen insights into their motivation for proliferation and the path each state took to acquire the : Bradley A. Thayer. Nuclear proliferation and the South African threat. Geneva: World Council of Churches, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Frank Barnaby.