Arms Race Theory: Strategy and Structure of Behavior

By Craig Etcheson | Go to book overview

INDEX
ABM. See Air Battle Model
Action-Reaction, 5, 6, 32, 39, 117
in ARES, 125
in Lambelet's Model, 143
Adaptive Model of Arms Races, 15, 40, 119, 149-152, 154
Advanced Penetration Model, 98, 99, 104
AI. See Artificial Intelligence
Air Battle Model, 104
Algorithmic Analysis, 78, 104, 153
and change in modeling methods, 164
in ARES decision logic, 131
Alker, Hayward R., Jr., 15, 40, 41, 53, 78, 83, 161-164
Anomaly in Richardson Tradition, 12, 83
APM. See Advanced Penetration Model
ARES, 115
ARESDATA.OUT file, 124
as acronym, 118
as anachronism, 118
as mechanical model, 131
as non-mechanical model, 131
compared to other models, 16, 115, 132, 150, 163
conceptual structure, 120, 121
conclusion on, 166
control structure, 125, 131, 132, 147, 165
critique of, 128, 135, 144
dependent variables, 127
experimental results, 129
functions, 120, 123
hypothesis testing in, 125, 127
input to, 120
meta-rules and, 15
methodology, 10, 15, 131, 151
object structure, 120, 122
purpose of, 118, 119, 131
scenarios, 126
simplicity of, 128, 131, 151
strategic logic, 125, 131, 132
strategic planning in, 150
substantive domain, 119
using, 124
Armaments Accumulation. See also
Arms Races
and puzzlement, 3, 4, 12
as better analytical term than arms race, 5
conceptually adequate models of, 138, 140, 154, 166
the problem of interaction in, 3, 25
Arms Races. See also Armaments Accumulation
and strategy, 90, 131
and the Richardson Tradition, 26, 75
as a form of war, 48
as metaphor, 4
as polemical term, 5
as scientific concept, 4, 5
determinism and, 13
etymology, 4
influence of deterrence theory, 11

-239-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Arms Race Theory: Strategy and Structure of Behavior
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Recent Titles in Contributions in Military Studies ii
  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Illustrations ix
  • Acknowledgments xi
  • INTRODUCTION: STRATEGY AND THE STRUCTURE OF BEHAVIOR IN ARMS RACES 1
  • 1 - The Problem of Interaction in Arms Accumulation 3
  • Notes 17
  • 2 - Theories of Interaction in Arms Accumulation 25
  • Notes 57
  • 3 - Methods for Representing Interaction in Arms Accumulation 75
  • Notes 108
  • 4 - A Computational Model of Arms Accumulation 115
  • Notes 133
  • 5 - Strategies of Arms Accumulation Research 135
  • Notes 155
  • 6 - Summary and Conclusions on Arms Accumulation 159
  • Notes 166
  • APPENDICES 169
  • SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY 183
  • Index 239
  • About the Author 247
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this book
  • Bookmarks
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
/ 250

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.