Guide to Confronting Catastrophe, Lessons for the Nuclear Age [videorecording] V0379

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
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Stanford, California, 94305
Repository email: speccollref@stanford.edu
February 2012


Title: Confronting catastrophe, lessons for the nuclear age [videorecording]
Identifier/Call Number: V0379
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 videotape(s) (U-matic)
Date: 1983
creator: Bean, Randy.
creator: Stanford University. Arms Control and Disarmament Program.
creator: Stanford University. Center for International Security and Arms Control.
creator: Stanford University.. Center for International Security and Arms Control..

Stamp description

Stanford, CA :,Center for International Security and Arms Control, Stanford University,

General Note

Edited lectures, illustrated with film and stills, which were taken from a conference at Stanford University in Feb., 1983.

Production Credits

Photographer, Blake McHugh ; film editor, John Murray ; narrator, Lynne Joiner ; music, Matthew State.

Scope and Contents note

Discusses the complexities of arms control. Divided into eight segments, explores the historical, political, and military contexts of nuclear weapons and arms control issues such as deterrence, the morality of nuclear weapons, the implications for arms control of new technologies, SALT and the arms control process, and the nuclear freeze.

Access to Collection

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Preferred Citation

Confronting Catastrophe,Lessons for the Nuclear Age [videorecording] (V0379). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Arms control.
Nuclear disarmament.

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Confronting Catastrophe,Lessons for the Nuclear Age [videorecording] 1983