Arms Control Lecture


  • Henry Sokolski, “Arms Control,” updated 2020.

Part 1: Introduction

Part 2: 1945-1960: Incremental Nuclear Disarmament

Part 3: 1960-1979: Arms Control for Strategic Stability

Part 4: 1980-2008: Competing to Cap and Close Out Nuclear Competitions

Part 5: 2008-2016: Convergence

Part 6: 2016-Present: Prevailing in a More Chaotic, Competitive World

Part 7: What Might Trumpian Arms Control Entail?

Part 8: Emerging Strategic Threats


  • “Arms Control,” Nonproliferation Policy Education Center, updated October 2022. Available as a PDF.

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