Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Volume 57 Issue 2

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March
2001
Volume: 57
ISSN: 0096-3402
Page count: 80
Issue external URL: Link

Reports

Editor's Note

1 March 2001
Editor's Note

Opinion

Feature

1 March 2001
Feature
The U.S. government said it would never use commercial reactors to produce weapon material.
1 March 2001
Feature
Bloweapons tests tainted sites around the globe.
1 March 2001
Feature
Described as “preventive defense” or “extended deterrence” by its supporters–but decried as “a new form of gunboat diplomacy” by its detractors–a new program called the “Counterproliferation Initiative” was unveiled in December 1993 by then-Defense Secretary Les Aspin.

Review

1 March 2001
Review
Saddam's Bombmaker: The Terrifying Inside Story of the Iraqi Nuclear and Biological Weapons Agenda By Khidhir Hamza with Jeff Stein Scribner, 2000 352 pages; $26.00
1 March 2001
Review
While America Sleeps: Self-Delusion, Military Weakness, and the Threat to Peace Today By Donald Kagan and Frederick W. Kagan St. Martin's Press, 2000 435 pages; $32.50
1 March 2001
Review
The Book of Honor: Covert Lives and Classified Deaths at the CIA By Ted Gup Doubleday, 2000 390 pages; $25.95
1 March 2001
Review
Border Games: Policing the U.S.-Mexico Divide By Peter Andreas University Press, 2000 158 pages; $26.00
1 March 2001
Review
Technical Fouls: Democratic Dilemmas and Technological Change By John Kurt Jacobsen Westview Press, 2000 196 pages; $21.00

Nuclear notebook

The Last Word

1 March 2001
The Last Word