Deterrence from the Depths in the 21st Century

Hay, James C.
June 2011
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2011, Vol. 137 Issue 6, p30
Conference Proceeding
The article focuses on significance of deterrent force, a warfighting force that keeps the peace across the country. It states that deterrence is widely accepted within the body politic in the U.S. as it is a prime objective of U.S. national-security structure. It also mentions that an objective of Cold War planning for deterrence is to have the credible capability in order to deny an aggressor success. Further it discusses the evolving role of submarine during the Cold War.


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