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Detente: perspectives and repercussions

M. S. Agwani

Detente: perspectives and repercussions

by M. S. Agwani

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Published by Vikas in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • World politics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEditor M.S. Agwani.
    ContributionsJawaharlal Nehru University. School of International Studies
    The Physical Object
    Pagination269 [i.e. 275] p.
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22053395M
    ISBN 100706903587

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New, Euro-centered narratives are offered, including both West and East European perspectives. These contributions point to critical inconsistencies and inherent problems in the traditional U.S. dominated narrative of the “Victory in the Cold War.” The argument of a “long détente” does not need to replace the ruling American narrative.

Bernhard Blumenau is Lecturer in International Relations at the University of St Andrews, UK, and is author of The United Nations and Terrorism: Germany, Multilateralism, and Antiterrorism Efforts in the s ().

Jussi Hanhimäki is Professor of International History at the Graduate Institute, Geneva. His books include Detente: perspectives and repercussions book and Neutralism in the Global Cold War (co-editor. From the late s to the late s, the Cold War was highlighted by a period known as “détente” – a welcome easing of tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union.

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