Ending the Cold War
Lebow, Richard Ned; Herrmann, Richard (2004)
This Mershon Center project, headed by Richard Ned Lebow and Richard K. Herrmann, convened Cold War scholars for several conferences in the United States and in Russia between 1998 and 2000. The conference yielded ...
German Ostpolitik and the Soviet Union, 1970-1975
Fink, Carole (2004)
This project examines the bilateral relationship between West Germany and the Soviet Union in the period between the Moscow treaty and the Helsinki accords. Fink seeks to prove that Bonn’s active Ostpolitik towards the ...
The United States and European Detente: Nixon, Ford, and the Helsinki Accords, 1969-75
Gurney, Ursula (2008)
When Richard Nixon became president in 1969, he attempted to manage America's global Cold War with the policy of détente. This policy was designed to contain the spread of communism through negotiation rather than ...
Reconstructing the Cold War
Hopf, Theodore (2006)
In Reconstructing the Cold War: Identities, Institutions and Interests in Moscow's Foreign Policy Since 1945, Theodore Hopf is undertaking an ambitious project: a social constructivist account of the Cold War.