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Challenge and Decision

Challenge and Decision

By Edgar Ansel Mowrer

McGraw-Hill, 1950, 291 pp.

Hoping to avoid a shooting war, the spread of Communism, or a continuation of the cold war, Mr. Mowrer offers his "Great Policy:" a world federation of the non-Communist Powers, which would not only hold in check the "Expansionist Bloc" but achieve a more positive solution than mere containment. His concern with the structure and content of this federation suggests the difficulties implicit in its creation.