The Use of Force and Diplomacy

Topic: The Use of Force and Diplomacy (Crisis Management)

My website: Ingram, vu-graph, “Crisis Management” My website: “Nuclear Order of Battle, 1962”

My website: Sherwin, “The Cuban Missile Crisis at 50: In Search of Historical Perspective,” Fall 2012 My website: The Malin Notes: “Glimpses Inside the Kremlin during the Cuban Missile Crisis,” Fall 2012

My website: Gavin, National Interest, “Lessons from the Cuban Missile Crisis,” 26 Oct 2012

9. (2.5) In a short essay, describe the significant aspects of the 1962 nuclear order of battle. Do not overemphasize the forces directly related to Cuba.

10. (2.5) In a short essay, describe the role of deterrence in both causing and settling the Cuban Missile Crisis.

12. (4) In a 3/4-page essay, discuss: a. the mutual use of crisis management in the Cuban Missile Crisis and b. why the outcome was the result of diplomacy and neither compellence nor deterrence