Course Detail: OSH-NUCWPNS - About Nuclear Weapons

The war in Ukraine has led to increased thinking about the unthinkable, the possible use of nuclear weapons. This class will focus on nuclear weapons in the post WWII era. Specifically, we will cover the technical and policy debate surrounding development of the Hydrogen bomb, Russia's development of nuclear weapons, domestic and international controls, and efforts to dramatically reduce numbers of strategic and tactical nuclear warheads.

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