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The Latest from the Nuclear Proliferation International History Project

Increasing Transparency at the IAEA Archives

Publication //
Mar 27, 2015
Anna Weichselbraun proposes 9 ways that the IAEA can increase transparency and build confidence in its authority by reforming archival access policies. more

Atomic Aversion and Just War Principles

Event //
April 24, 2015 // 1:00pm2:00pm
Scott Sagan, 2015 awardee of the National Academy of Science’s Estes Award, will speak at the Wilson Center’s Nonproliferation Forum on “Atomic Aversion and Just War Principles: New Evidence on US Public Opinion” more

Announcing the 2015 Nuclear History Boot Camp Participants

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Mar 10, 2015
Biographies of the 18 participants at the Nuclear History Boot Camp more

NPIHP researchers awarded Newton Advanced Fellowship

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Mar 10, 2015
Dr. Carlo Patti, Assistant Professor at Universidade Federal de Goiás (Brazil) and Dr. Benoît Pelopidas, lecturer in International Relations at the University of Bristol, have been awarded a British Academy Newton Advanced Fellowship. It will allow them to co-lead a collaborative two-year research project with on "Global Nuclear Vulnerability: the effects of the Cuban Missile Crisis on British, French and Brazilian nuclear policies." more
Webcast

Bargaining on Nuclear Tests: Washington and its Cold War Deals

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Feb 26, 2015
What can the past tell us about the likely outcome of current bargaining with Iran over its nuclear program? With negotiations ongoing, we spoke with Israeli scholar, Ori Rabinowitz, about the historical context for such dealings. She provides insights from past nuclear negotiations and how they might inform the current talks. Her book on the subject is titled, “Bargaining on Nuclear Tests: Washington and its Cold War Deals.” That’s the focus of this edition of Wilson Center NOW. more

Upcoming Events

Atomic Aversion and Just War Principles

April 24, 2015 // 1:00pm2:00pm

Experts & Staff

  • Christian F. Ostermann // Director, History and Public Policy Program; Global Europe; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
  • Leopoldo Nuti // Co-Director, Nuclear Proliferation International History Project; Public Policy Scholar
  • Evan Pikulski // Program Assistant