WorldCat Identities

Perry, W. J. (William James)

Overview
Works: 15 works in 152 publications in 2 languages and 2,415 library holdings
Genres: Forecasts  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: UA23, 355.03373
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about W. J Perry
 
Most widely held works by W. J Perry
Social organization by W. H. R Rivers( Book )

33 editions published between 1924 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children of the sun; a study in the early history of civilization by W. J Perry( Book )

16 editions published between 1923 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"List of authorities": p. 503-526
The origin of magic and religion by W. J Perry( Book )

14 editions published between 1913 and 2005 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The growth of civilization by W. J Perry( Book )

34 editions published between 1923 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The primordial ocean; an introductory contribution to social psychology by W. J Perry( Book )

13 editions published between 1935 and 1973 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The megalithic culture of Indonesia by W. J Perry( Book )

16 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gods and men, the attainment of immortality by W. J Perry( Book )

6 editions published between 1927 and 1929 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preventive defense : a new security strategy for America by Ashton B Carter( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William J. Perry and Ashton B. Carter draw on their experience as leaders of the U.S. Defense Department to propose a new American security strategy for the twenty-first century. After a century in which aggression had to be defeated in two world wars and then deterred through a prolonged cold war, the authors argue for a strategy centered on prevention." "The authors' preventive defense strategy concentrates on the dangers that, if mismanaged, have the potential to grow into true threats to U.S. survival in the next century." "They also argue for better management of the defense establishment so the United States will retain a strong military prepared to cope with all contingencies deter aggressors and win a conflict it deterrence faits."--Jacket
The Growth of Civilization ... With eight maps by W. J Perry( Book )

4 editions published between 1924 and 1937 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social organization by W. J Perry( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kodai bunmei kenkyū taiyō no ko( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kodai bunmei kenkyū taiyō no ko( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Social organization by W. H. R Rivers( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

U.S. nuclear weapons policy : confronting today's threats by George Bunn( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What role should nuclear weapons play in todays world? How can the United States promote international security while safeguarding its own interests? U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy informs this debate with an analysis of current nuclear weapons policies and strategies, including those for deterring, preventing, or preempting nuclear attack; preventing further proliferation, to nations and terrorists; modifying weapons designs; and revising the U
 
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Preventive defense : a new security strategy for America
Alternative Names
Perry W. J.

Perry, William J.

Perry, William James

Perry, William James 1927-

Perry, William James -1949

Perry, William John

William James Perry britischer Kulturanthropologe

William James Perry British anthropologist

Перри, У. Дж 1927-

Languages
English (145)

Japanese (4)

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The origin of magic and religionPreventive defense : a new security strategy for America