Item description for Confronting the Challenges of the 21st Century by Joseph Rotblat...
In September 1999, scientists and scholars from around the world, concerned with reducing the danger of armed conflict and seeking cooperative solutions to global problems, met under the auspices of the Pugwash Conferences, the Nobel-Prize-winning organization. The proceedings deal with a broad range of issues, including: a nuclear-weapon-free world; emerging security threats; development; environment; and international governance.
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Studio: World Scientific Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.8" Width: 6.1" Height: 1.2" Weight: 1.75 lbs.
Release Date Feb 15, 2002
Publisher World Scientific Publishing Company
ISBN 9810247737 ISBN13 9789810247737
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More About Joseph Rotblat
Sir Joseph Rotblat, who died in August 2005, was one of the scientists recruited to build the atomic bombs which brought the Second World War to an end. Turning his back on the nuclear programme, he subsequently became a tireless campaigner for the abolition of nuclear weapons. Daisaku Ikeda is the President of Soka Gakkai International and the author of over 80 books on Buddhist themes.