AUTHORGlaser, Alexander / Mian, Zia
TITLEResource Letter PSNAC-1: Physics and Society: Nuclear Arms Control
PERIODICAL TITLEAmerican Journal of Physics
DATE PUBLISHEDJanuary 2008
VOLUME NUMBER76
ISSUE NUMBER1
PAGE NUMBERS5-14
ISSN0002-9505
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This resource letter is a comprehensive, well-organized reference guide to publications related to specific nuclear weapons topics. Intended for a broad audience, the document includes references ranging from elementary introductions to advanced, highly specialized materials. After a brief introduction to arms control, the document lists journal titles and annotated bibliographical entries for texts and reference books covering the development and status of nuclear weapons programs, policies, and technical components. The remainder and bulk of the letter presents an annotated bibliography for particular fields of research within the larger study of nuclear weapons and arms control. Principal topic areas are nuclear weapons, fissile materials, missile and missile defenses, arms control verification, disarmament, and the role of scientists in the arms-control process. The letter concludes with a list of websites and blogs that address the aforementioned topics.


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