Author: Dani Nedal Date: 23 August 2012 Other publication/report
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The Challenges to Trust-Building in Nuclear Worlds
Professor Nicholas Wheeler in the Department of International Politics at Aberystwyth University will undertake a multidisciplinary project focusing on the concept of trust-building in relation to nuclear-armed and arming states.
The project's multidisciplinary core research group will promote conceptual development by investigating the contribution that theorising about trust in different disciplines can make to international nuclear trust-building.
Professor Wheeler's work will include comparative case studies of nuclear rivalries that will seek to identify the ideas and beliefs that promoted trust in some cases but not in others, with a view to applying the 'best practice' identified to cases of nuclear mistrust.
The project will involve a series of regional workshops where scholars and practitioners will come together to explore lessons from history (eg missed opportunities for trust-building) with a view to developing new ideas for building trust in regions like South Asia and the Middle East.
The purpose of these theoretical and applied activities is to develop new policy agendas aimed at creating opportunities for promoting trust in relation to one of the most significant issues of global security, namely the future of nuclear weapons.
To find out more about the project, please visit the project website.
- Outputs (16)
- Impacts & reports (1)
Author: Naomi Head Date: 21 August 2012 Conference paper/presentation
Co-author: Nicholas Wheeler Date: 02 August 2012 Journal article
Author: Nicholas Wheeler Date: 31 July 2012 Seminar/workshop
Author: Nicholas Wheeler Date: 28 April 2012 Other publication/report
Speaker: Nicholas Wheeler Date: 28 April 2012 Presentation/lecture
Speaker: Nicholas Wheeler Date: 05 January 2012 Dissemination / Communication
Author: Nicholas Wheeler Date: 05 January 2012 Dissemination / Communication
Author: Laura Considine Date: 14 December 2011 Conference paper/presentation
Author: Jan Ruzicka Date: 03 February 2011 Other publication/report
Author: Jan Ruzicka Date: 23 December 2010 Journal article
Author: Nicholas J. Wheeler Date: 30 September 2010 Journal article
Author: Jan Ruzicka Date: 30 September 2010 Journal article
Author: Jan Ruzicka Date: 07 June 2010 Technical report
Author: Nicholas J. Wheeler Date: 29 March 2010 Journal article
Author: Jan Ruzicka Date: 10 March 2010 Journal article