Black Mountain Institute; UNLV College of Urban Affairs
Troy Wade and Stephen Younger talk about their history with the Nevada Test Site and the impact that it had both nationally and locally in terms of economics, technology, and creation of new technologies. Both men also talk about their roles the diplomacy of the Cold War, what is needed for national security, and how this is changing as the world's political situation evolves.
Cold War; Diplomacy; Nevada – Nevada Test Site; World politics
American Politics | Cultural History | Defense and Security Studies | Diplomatic History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | International Relations | Nuclear | Nuclear Engineering | Science and Technology Policy | Science and Technology Studies
Nexus 3: The Cold War, the Nevada Test Site, and national security.
Available at: http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/blackmountain_lectures_events/80