Essence of decision :

Allison, Graham T.,

Essence of decision : explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis / Graham Allison, Philip Zelikow. - Second edition. - xv, 416 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Model I : the rational actor -- The Cuban missile crisis : a first cut -- Model II : organizational behavior -- The Cuban missile crisis : a second cut -- Model III : governmental politics -- The Cuban missile crisis : a third cut -- Conclusion.

A case study of decision making under pressure, this text covers the Cuban missile crisis, using the crisis as a basic frame of reference. It seeks to teach students how to compare and contrast perspectives on foreign affairs.

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Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962.