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Hicks, David W. – 1986
The nuclear debate is one of critical importance and should be explored as part of the school curriculum. The psychology of denying the issue of nuclear arms and the psychological effects of the arms race on children is examined in this paper. A number of topics that might be included in discussion of nuclear issues are the arms race, politics,…
Descriptors: Disarmament, International Relations, Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Weapons
Dane, Ernest B. – 1985
A bibliography on national security in the nuclear age is divided into three sections. The first section describes a proposal calling for the compilation of a balanced and up-to-date collection of books and other materials on this issue to be included in all U.S. public libraries. Also discussed are selection criteria for the book list, project…
Descriptors: International Relations, Library Materials, Library Planning, National Security
Morsey, Christopher – ProQuest LLC, 2017
In the critical infrastructure world, many critical infrastructure sectors use a Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system. The sectors that use SCADA systems are the electric power, nuclear power and water. These systems are used to control, monitor and extract data from the systems that give us all the ability to light our homes…
Descriptors: Information Security, Computer Security, National Security, Energy
Alexander, Susan, Ed. – 1984
Provided in this bibliography is a listing of nuclear education books and resource materials. Entries (most of which are annotated) are presented under these headings: action; arms control and negotiations; arms race; the arts; atomic energy; atomic testing; bibliographies; civil defense; conference proceedings; conflict solving; conversion;…
Descriptors: Books, Disarmament, Elementary Secondary Education, Global Approach
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Middleton, Tiffany Willey – Social Education, 2010
In May 2010, scientists, national security experts, and state delegates from nations around the world will convene in New York for the 2010 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference. They will review current guidelines for nuclear testing and possession of nuclear weapons in accordance with the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty of 1968,…
Descriptors: Legal Problems, Weapons, National Security, Treaties
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Rose, William; And Others – International Studies Notes, 1991
Emphasizes the need to present students with conceptual frameworks that will enable them to understand and deal with changes, continuities, uncertainties, and contingencies. Describes a textbook that approaches the future of U.S.-Soviet relations from a framework of four different possible futures. Discusses programs using the text in teaching…
Descriptors: Area Studies, Disarmament, Foreign Countries, Higher Education
Dane, Ernest B. – 1987
To increase public understanding of national security issues, this document proposes that a balanced and up-to-date collection of books and other materials on national security in the nuclear age be included in all U.S. public libraries. The proposal suggests that the books be grouped together on an identified shelf. Selection criteria for the…
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Global Approach, International Education, International Relations
Theroux, Karen – Carnegie Corporation of New York, 2013
In 2007, a team of international security experts and researchers at the Henry L. Stimson Center launched an initiative to build an effective model for sustainable nonproliferation of biological, chemical, and nuclear weapons. The project represented an exciting and innovative way of thinking about security: a dual-use approach that operated at…
Descriptors: Organizational Objectives, Weapons, National Security, Models
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Seven, Serdal; Ogelman, Hulya Gulay – Early Education and Development, 2012
Research Findings: The main aim of this study was to identify whether the attachment security of children living in nuclear and extended families is stable from ages 6 to 9 years in a sample of Turkish children. In total, 54 children participated in the study, of whom 27 lived in nuclear families and the other 27 lived in extended families in Mus…
Descriptors: Children, Family (Sociological Unit), Attachment Behavior, Foreign Countries
Stanley Foundation, Muscatine, IA. – 1985
The conference-based report is designed to help secondary school educators with the difficult and important task of deciding how and what to teach about nuclear arms and national security. The booklet intends to build a rationale and to develop a context or framework to assist in selecting approaches, teaching strategies, and appropriate materials…
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Curriculum Development, Disarmament, International Relations
Falk, Richard A. – 1978
The monograph examines the relationship of nuclear power to world order. The major purpose of the document is to stimulate research, education, dialogue, and political action for a just and peaceful world order. The document is presented in five chapters. Chapter I stresses the need for a system of global security to counteract dangers brought…
Descriptors: Conflict Resolution, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Disarmament
Fideler, Elizabeth F., Ed.; Bazer, Gerald, Ed. – 1989
Second in an annual series, this volume presents brief descriptions of a number of outstanding community college instructional programs identified by the National Council of Instructional Administrators (NCIA). Each description includes the address and telephone number of the college in which the program operates, and the names of the college…
Descriptors: Awards, Community Colleges, Demonstration Programs, Instructional Innovation
Noah, Philip D., Jr. – ProQuest LLC, 2013
The purpose of this research project was to explore what the core factors are that play a role in the development of the smart-grid. This research study examined The Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) of 2007 as it pertains to the smart-grid, the economic and security effects of the smart grid, and key factors for its success. The…
Descriptors: Meta Analysis, Computer Security, Federal Legislation, Case Studies
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Taylor, Bryan C. – Quarterly Journal of Speech, 2010
Rhetoric has traditionally played an important role in constituting the nuclear future, yet that role has changed significantly since the declared end of the Cold War. Viewed from the perspectives of nuclear criticism and postmodern theories of risk and security, current rhetoric of US nuclear modernization demonstrates how contingencies of voice…
Descriptors: Weapons, War, Rhetoric, Risk
French, Dan; Phillips, Connie – 1983
One of a set of high school curricula on nuclear issues, this 10-day science unit helps students understand the interrelationship between the economy, the arms race, military spending, and the threat of nuclear war. Through activities such as role playing, discussion, brainstorming, and problem solving, students develop their ability to evaluate…
Descriptors: Biology, Budgets, Civil Defense, Conflict Resolution
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