I. U.S. Defense Policy in the Cold War. 1. U.S. Military Strategy from 1945 to 1990: From Collective Defense to Collective Security. 2. A Voyage of Discovery: Bush Strategy and Civil-Military Relations -- II. Russian Arms and Aims in the New World Order. 3. Military Transition in Russia: Can Defensive Doctrine Prevail? 4. Russian Peacekeeping Potential in Political and Military Context. 5. Doing Away with Nukes: Can Russia Get a Fair Deal? -- III. Collective Security: Obstacles and Options. 6. Collective Security and Escalation. 7. Nuclear Weapons and International Futures: Perspectives on Proliferation. 8. Military Persuasion and Peace Operations: Risks and Opportunities for U.S. Policy.