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Author Krige, John, author.

Title Sharing knowledge, shaping Europe : U.S. technological collaboration and nonproliferation / John Krige.

Imprint Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, [2016]

Item Status

Description 1 online resource.
Series Transformations : studies in the history of science and technology
Transformations (M.I.T. Press)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Technological Collaboration, Nonproliferation and American Soft Power -- The U.S. and the promotion of Euratom, 1955-56 : Integration as an instrument of nuclear nonproliferation -- The U.S. and Euratom, 1957-58 : Constructing a Joint program for nuclear power -- "A substantial sop" or "positive disarmament"? : Johnson, Erhard and bilateral space collaboration -- Integration and the non-proliferation of ballistic missiles : the U.S., the U.K. and ELDO, 1966 -- Classification, Collaboration and Competition : U.S./U.K. Relationships in Gas Centrifuge Uranium Enrichment in the 1960s -- Conclusion : Technological collaboration and nonproliferation.
Summary How America used its technological leadership in the 1950s and the 1960s to foster European collaboration and curb nuclear proliferation, with varying degrees of success.
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Subject Euratom.
Technology -- International cooperation -- History -- 20th century.
Nuclear industry -- European Union countries.
Nuclear nonproliferation -- Government policy -- European Union countries.
Nuclear nonproliferation -- Government policy -- United States.
European Union countries -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- European Union countries.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Indexed Term SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY & SOCIETY/History of Technology
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: 9780262034777 0262034778 (DLC) 2016001875 (OCoLC)945549870
ISBN 9780262336413 (electronic bk.)
0262336413 (electronic bk.)
9780262336390 (electronic bk.)
0262336391 (electronic bk.)
9780262034777 (hardcover ; alk. paper)