Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation
MEND: A Nurturing Voice in the Nuclear Arms Debate, Working Paper No. 13, First Annual Conference on Discourse, Peace, Security, and International Society
- Author(s): Mehan, Hugh
- Wills, John
- et al.
A survey of the work and role of Nuclear Disarmament bodies such as Mothers Embracing Nuclear Disarmament (MEND) and their means of influencing the Nuclear Issue in the west. Based on the assumption that nuclear wars are unwinnable, MEND and similar groups arose during the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s to attempt and influence policy from within nations.