This special issue uses the Pugwash Conferences for Science and World Affairs as a means to explore important themes in Cold War history. Pugwash is a compelling subject for Cold War studies by virtue of its impact in many countries, the nature of its organization, and the distinctive way it worked, as well as its importance for the relationship between scientists and the Cold War states and its role as a transnational political actor.
The Pugwash Conferences and the Global Cold War: Scientists, Transnational Networks, and the Complexity of Nuclear Histories
- Special Journal Issue
- Alison KraftHolger NehringCarola Sachse