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  • Avoiding the Abyss: Progress, Shortfalls, and the Way Ahead in Combating WMD, 2006

    Avoiding the Abyss: Progress, Shortfalls, and the Way Ahead in Combating WMD, 2006 Edited by Col (ret) Jim A. Davis and Dr. Barry R. Schneider, Praeger Security International, Westport, CT In December 1993, Secretary of Defense Les Aspin announced the Counterproliferation Initiative, a response to President
  • Agroterrorist Attack: DoD Roles and Responsibilities, 2006

    Agroterrorist Attack: DoD Roles and Responsibilities, 2006 Edited by Tasha L. Pravecek, Jim A. Davis, and Thomas Berg, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Maxwell AFB, AL  This study was the result of a DTRA request for the CPC to determine the DoD potential involvement in responding to an agroterrorism event. The
  • Bio-Defense Now: 56 Suggestions for Immediate Improvements. Final Report 85% Biological Defense Project, 2005

    Bio-Defense Now: 56 Suggestions for Immediate Improvements. Final Report 85% Biological Defense Project, 2005 Authored by Maj Tasha L. Pravecek and Col (ret) Jim A. Davis, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL This is the proceedings of a workshop sponsored and funded by DTRA. The
  • The Al-Qaeda Training Manual, 2004

    The Al-Qaeda Training Manual, 2004 Edited by Dr. Jerrold M. Post, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL The author obtained a translation of an al Qaeda manual titled "Military Studies in the Jihad Against the Tyrants." In addition to revealing insights as to how al Qaeda operational
  • The Homeland Security Papers: Stemming the Tide of Terror, 2004

    The Homeland Security Papers: Stemming the Tide of Terror, 2004 Edited by Michael W. Ritz, Ralph G. Hensley, Jr., and James C. Whitmire, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL This book presents an important intellectual framework for contemplating the future of the terrorist threat, as
  • The War Next Time: Countering Rogue States and Terrorist Armed with Chemical and Biological Weapons, 2004

    The War Next Time: Countering Rogue States and Terrorist Armed with Chemical and Biological Weapons, 2004 Edited by Dr. Barry R. Schneider and Dr. Jim A. Davis, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL  The ten chapters in this book were developed prior to the initiation of Operation Iraqi
  • The Gathering Biological Warfare Storm, 2004

    The Gathering Biological Warfare Storm, 2004 Edited by Dr. Barry R. Schneider and Dr. Jim A. Davis, Praeger Publishers, Westport, CT This work was originally completed before events of 9/11 and published at the CPC in 2002. The chapters highlight the future prospects for biological warfare, bio-weapons in the
  • Know Thy Enemy: Profiles of Adversary Leaders and Their Strategic Cultures, 2003

    Know Thy Enemy: Profiles of Adversary Leaders and Their Strategic Cultures, 2003 Edited by Dr. Barry R. Schneider and Dr. Jerrold M. Post, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL  This diverse collection of articles includes discussions on strategic deterrence, the Muslim Brotherhood,
  • The Rollback of South Africa's Chemical and Biological Warfare Program, 2001

    The Rollback of South Africa's Chemical and Biological Warfare Program, 2001 Authored by Dr. Stephen Burgess and Dr. Helen Purkitt, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL South Africa's Weapons of Mass Destruction offers an in-depth view of the secret development and voluntary disarmament
  • Middle East Security Issues, In the Shadow of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation, 1999

    Middle East Security Issues, In the Shadow of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation, 1999 Edited by Dr. Barry R. Schneider, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air University, Maxwell AFB, AL  The authors of the essays in this study examine issues that the US must address if its national security policy in the
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