Air & Space Power Journal (ASPJ)
Articles on Deterrence

Issue

Title

 

Link

Sept-Oct 1967

Our Strategic Superiority - Why We Must Continue to Have It

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1967/sep-oct/huglin.html

July-August 1968

Strategic Stability

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1968/jul-aug/hoeber.html

Sept-Oct 1969

Histroy, Vietnam, and the Concept of Deterrence

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1969/sep-oct/moore.html

Nov-Dec 1971

Realistic Deterrence and New Strategy

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1971/nov-dec/moll.html

May-June 1972

Preparing for a Generation of Peace: A Strategic Concept Responsive to a Presidential Mandate

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1972/may-jun/walter.html

Sept-October 1972

Defense Dollars for Deterrence: A Matter of Priorities

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1972/sep-oct/stellini.html

May-June 1973

Realistic Doctrine: Basic Thinking Today

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1973/May-Jun/blunt.html

July-August 1974

The Triad and Beyond: The Future of Strategic Deterrence

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1974/jul-aug/thompson.html

July-August 1974

What We Know, and What We Don't Know, about Tactical Nuclear War

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1974/jul-aug/scott.html

March-April 1975

Counterforce in an Era of Essential Equivalence

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1975/mar-apr/alberts.html

May-June 1975

On Deterrence: A Broadened Perspective 

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1975/may-jun/reed.html

July-August 1975

Some Myths about the Strategic Balance

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1975/jul-aug/hoeber.html

Sept-Oct 1975

What's This Essential Equivalence Bit?

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1975/sep-oct/youngflesh.html

Nov-Dec 1975

The Evolution of Flexible Response in the Post-Vietnam Era: Adjustment or Transformation?

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1975/nov-dec/mayer.html

Sep-Oct 1976

Operations Research Shall Inherit the Earth

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/aureview/1976/sep-oct/chandler.html

January-February 1977

Deterrence: Reckless Prudence

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1977/jan-feb/stegenga.html

May-June 1977

Rethinking the Unthinkable: Limited Strategic Nuclear Options

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1977/may-jun/charles.html

Sep-Oct 1978

Professionalism in Transition: The Officer Corps in the Age of Deterrence

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1978/sep-oct/fabyanic.html

May-June 1979

The MX an dStrategic Deterrence in the 1980s

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1979/may-jun/burke.html

Nov-Dec 1979

Principles of Deterrence

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1979/nov-dec/jcollins.html

Sep-Oct 1980

Political Sufficiency of Nuclear Forces

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1980/sep-oct/chandler.html

January-February 1981

Soviet Perceptions of Nuclear the Strategic Balance

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1981/jan-feb/papp.htm

January-February 1982

Deterrence: After the Golden Age

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1982/jan-feb/hamblin.html

March-April 1982

Soviet Perceptions of Nuclear Strategy and Implications for U.S. Deterrence

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1982/mar-apr/millett.html

May-June 1982

Western Deterrence: Posture and Rationale

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1982/may-jun/mason.html

Nov-Dec 1982

What Happens if Deterrence Fails?

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1982/nov-dec/douglass.html

May-June 1983

Images of the Nuclear Future: Blending Politics and Technology

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1983/may-jun/smernoff.htm

May-June 1983

War-Fighting Deterrence: Forces and Doctrines in U.S. Policy

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1983/may-jun/cimbala.htm

Nov-Dec 1984

Beyond Deterrence: The Strategic Defense Option

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1984/nov-dec/lawyer.html

July-August 1985

Christian Morality and Nuclear Deterrence

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1985/jul-aug/nicholls.html

Nov-Dec 1985

The Strategic Defense Initiative: Ploitical Risks

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1985/nov-dec/cimbala.html

May-June 1986

Deterrence in the High-Technology Era

 

http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1986/may-jun/millett.html

Fall 1991

Framework for START II

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/apj/apj91/fal91/tircuit.htm

Winter 1991

The Soviet Military and the New Air War in the Persian Gulf

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/apj/apj91/win91/fitzg.htm

Summer 1993

Deterrence after the Cold War: Conventional Arms and the Prevention of War

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/apj/apj93/sum93/huggins.htm

Winter 1994

Information Warfare: Principles of Third-Wave War

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/apj/apj94/win94/jenson.html

Fall 2009

A Perfect Storm over Nuclear Weapons

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/apj/apj09/fal09/fal09.pdf

Fall 2009

Team Spirit: A Case Study on the Value of Military Exercises as a Show of Force in the Aftermath of Combat Operations

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/apj/apj09/fal09/fal09.pdf

Fall 2009

Deterrence and Space-Based Missile Defense

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/apj/apj09/fal09/fal09.pdf

Winter 2009

US Nuclear Deterrence: An Opportuntiy for President Obama to Lead by Example

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/airchronicles/apj/apj09/win09/below.html

May-June 2012

Long-Range Strike: The Bedrock of Deterrence and America's Strategic Advantage

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/digital/pdf/articles/2012-May-Jun/v-Karren.pdf

July-August 2012

Embracing the Moon in the Sky or Fishing the Moom in the Water? Some Thoughts on Military Deterrence: Its Effectiveness and Limitations

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/digital/pdf/articles/2012-Jul-Aug/IF-Weidi.pdf

March-April 2014

Nuclear Deterrence and Cyber: The Quest for Concept

 

http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/digital/pdf/articles/2014-Mar-Apr/V-Cimbala.pdf

Fall 2016 Nuclear Deterrence in Cyber-ia: Challenges and Controversies   http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/article.asp?id=333
Fall 2016 Strategic Flexibility to Deter in the Asia-Pacific   http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/article.asp?id=332
Winter 2016 Nuclear Deterrence as a Stabilizing Force: Modernizing American B61s in Europe   http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/article.asp?id=345
Winter 2016 US Nuclear Weapons and Deterrence: Realist versus Utopian Thinking   http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/article.asp?id=290