To “Keep the Genie Bottled Up”: U.S. Diplomacy, Nuclear Proliferation, and Gas Centrifuge Technology, 1962–1972

@article{Burr2017ToT,
  title={To “Keep the Genie Bottled Up”: U.S. Diplomacy, Nuclear Proliferation, and Gas Centrifuge Technology, 1962–1972},
  author={William Hubert Burr},
  journal={Journal of Cold War Studies},
  year={2017},
  volume={19},
  pages={115-157}
}
  • W. Burr
  • Published 2017
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Cold War Studies
In the 1960s and early 1970s, U.S. policymakers maintained a complex effort to limit the dissemination of gas centrifuge technology for enriching uranium, which they saw as an inherent nuclear proliferation risk. Recognizing that controls could not stop scientific research and development, U.S. officials nevertheless believed the overseas development of gas centrifuge technology could be slowed. To prevent further dissemination overseas, the United States supported cooperation with European… Expand
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