The effects of wars on neutral countries: Why it doesn't pay to preserve the peace

@article{Gholz2001TheEO,
  title={The effects of wars on neutral countries: Why it doesn't pay to preserve the peace},
  author={E. Gholz and Daryl G. Press},
  journal={Security Studies},
  year={2001},
  volume={10},
  pages={1 - 57}
}
SINCE THE END of the cold war, Americans have struggled to understand the new threats and opportunities created by the changed international environment. The threat that captivated the United States for half a century—that a hostile great power would conquer most of die industrialized world—is now gone. Not only has the Soviet Union disappeared, but no new peer competitor is on the horizon. Furthermore, while the nuclear revolution does not guarantee peace, it does guarantee that great powers… Expand
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