Essence of Decision

A case study of decision making under pressure, this text covers the Cuban missile crisis, using the crisis as a basic frame of reference. It seeks to teach students how to compare and contrast perspectives on foreign affairs.

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  • Author : Graham T. Allison
  • Publisher : Pearson P T R
  • Pages : 416 pages
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Essence of Decision

Essence of Decision
  • Author : Graham T. Allison,Philip Zelikow
  • Publisher : Pearson P T R
  • Release : 24 June 1999
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A case study of decision making under pressure, this text covers the Cuban missile crisis, using the crisis as a basic frame of reference. It seeks to teach students how to compare and contrast perspectives on foreign affairs.

Essence of Decision

Essence of Decision
  • Author : Graham Allison,Professor Allison Graham
  • Publisher : Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers
  • Release : 01 January 1999
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One of the most influental political science works written in the post World War II era, the original edition of "Essence of Decision" is a unique and fascinating examination of the pivotal event of the cold Cold War. Not simply revised, but completely re-written, the Second Edition of this classic text is a fresh reinterpretation of the theories and events surrounding the Cuban Missle Crisis, incorporating all new information from the Kennedy tapes and recently declassified Soviet files. "Essence of

Valuepack

Valuepack
  • Author : John W. Kingdon,Graham T. Allison,Philp Zelikow
  • Publisher : Longman
  • Release : 09 August 2007
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This Valuepack consists of Agendas, Alternatives and Public Policies (Longman Classics Edition), 2/e by Kingdom (ISBN: 97801321121851); Essence of Decisions: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis, 2/e by Allison/Zenlikow (9780321013491)

The Oxford Handbook of Classics in Public Policy and Administration

The Oxford Handbook of Classics in Public Policy and Administration
  • Author : Steven J. Balla,Martin Lodge,Edward C. Page
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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This Handbook brings together a collection of leading international authors to reflect on the influence of central contributions, or classics, that have shaped the development of the field of public policy and administration. The Handbook reflects on a wide range of key contributions to the field, selected on the basis of their international and wider disciplinary impact. Focusing on classics that contributed significantly to the field over the second half of the 20th century, it offers insights into works that

Specifics of Decision Making in Modern Business Systems

Specifics of Decision Making in Modern Business Systems
  • Author : Elena G. Popkova,Alina V. Chesnokova,Irina A. Morozova
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 01 August 2019
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Specifics of Decision Making in Modern Business Systems focuses on the regularities and tendencies that are peculiar for the modern Russian practice of decision making in business systems, as well as the authors’ solutions for its optimization in view of new challenges and possibilities.

Nuclear Terrorism

Nuclear Terrorism
  • Author : Graham Allison
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release : 09 August 2004
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A leading strategist opens our eyes to the greatest terrorist threat of all-and how to prevent it before it's too late Americans in the twenty-first century are keenly aware of the many forms of terrorism: hijackings, biological attacks, chemical weapons. But rarely do we allow ourselves to face squarely the deadliest form of terrorism, because it is almost too scary to think about-a terrorist group exploding a nuclear device in an American city. In this urgent call to action, Graham

Talk at the Brink

Talk at the Brink
  • Author : David R. Gibson
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 29 July 2012
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Uses the tools of Conversaton analysis to show how the decisions of the ExComm were made during the Cuban Missile Crisis, based on audio tapes made by President Kennedy.

International Negotiation in a Complex World

International Negotiation in a Complex World
  • Author : Brigid Starkey,Mark A. Boyer,Jonathan Wilkenfeld
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 22 August 2016
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The process of negotiation, standing as it does between war and peace in many parts of the globe, has never been a more vital process to understand than in today's rapidly changing international system. Students of negotiation must first understand key IR concepts as they try to incorporate the dynamics of the many anomalous actors that regularly interact with conventional state agents in the diplomatic arena. This hands-on text provides an essential introduction to this high-stakes realm, exploring the impact

Health Policy in Britain

Health Policy in Britain
  • Author : Christopher Ham
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 29 October 2020
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'Christopher Ham's book provides an historical and theoretical introduction to the making, implementation and evaluation of health policy in Britain. It has been completely revised throughout for this third edition with new chapters added on the current health service reforms and key issues for the future of health policy setting the British situation in an international context. 'It is hard to find a better basic textbook about health policy in Britain for students with little existing knowledge. However, it can

Decision-Making for a Sustainable Environment

Decision-Making for a Sustainable Environment
  • Author : Chris Maser
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 26 July 2012
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Increasingly, environmental decision making is like playing a multidimensional game of chess. With interactions between the atmosphere, the litho-hydrosphere, and the biosphere, the game is at once a measure of complexity, uncertainty, interdisciplinary acuity, social-environmental sustainability, and social justice for all generations. As such, it demands a systemic point of view. Decision Making for a Sustainable Environment: A Systemic Approach gives readers the tools to replace the dysfunctional, symptomatic decision making that has plunged the world into environmental crises with

The Cybernetic Theory of Decision

The Cybernetic Theory of Decision
  • Author : John D. Steinbruner
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 10 August 2021
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In this classic work, John Steinbruner argues that the time is ripe for exploration of a new theoretical perspective on the decision-making process in government. He suggests that the cybernetic theory of decision as developed in such diverse fields as information theory, mathematical logic, and behavioral psychology generates a systematic but non-rational analysis that seems to explain quite naturally decisions that are puzzling when viewed from the rational perspective. When combined with the basic understanding of human mental operations developed

Contemporary International Theory and the Behaviour of States

Contemporary International Theory and the Behaviour of States
  • Author : Joseph Frankel
  • Publisher : London ; New York : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 24 June 1973
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A brief survey of the major theoretical approaches to international relations, dicussing their relevance to international affairs from the viewpoint of the early 1970s. In a concluding chapter some of these approaches are applied in a case study of the relations between Britain and the European Economic Community.