By Shanthie Mariet D'Souza,Rajshree Jetly

This publication is a set of speeches and lectures brought via political luminaries, practitioners and famous students on South Asian safeguard on the Institute of South Asian stories, nationwide collage of Singapore.

It bargains fascinating insights at the rising safeguard dynamics of South Asia. the problems lined are hugely topical and comprise analyses of the clash in Afghanistan, counter-terrorism in Pakistan, clash administration in Kashmir, post-conflict restructuring in Nepal and militarization in Asia. many of the chapters supply in-depth analyses of the nearby strength politics and competing international coverage priorities, with specific emphasis on India, the foremost neighborhood energy. India's international coverage and protection kin with Southeast Asia, China and Russia are lined intimately in person chapters.

The booklet brings jointly insights from specialists who've served on the optimum degrees of presidency in addition to students and specialists with firsthand event within the box. It highlights a number of the major safety matters that experience a necessary pertaining to the way forward for South Asia and should be of curiosity to coverage makers, scholars and observers of the South Asian protection scene.

Contents:

  • Introduction (Rajshree Jetly & Shanthie Mariet D'Souza)
  • Is Asia changing into a Militarized quarter? — Implications for nearby protection (Shyam Saran)
  • The India, Tibet and China Triangle (Mohan Guruswamy)
  • India and China: rising Dynamics and local defense views (Rajshree Jetly)
  • India's “Look East” coverage: The Strategic measurement (S D Muni)
  • Emerging Dimensions in Indo–Russia Defence Engagement (P L Dash)
  • Post-Conflict Restructuring of Nepal: The problem and customers (Baburam Bhattarai)
  • Afghan clash: External-Internal Dimensions (Dr Abdullah)
  • Karzai's Balancing Act: Bringing “China” In? (Shanthie Mariet D'Souza)
  • Counter-Terrorism demanding situations in Pakistan (Samina Ahmed)
  • The problem of Counter-Terrorism in Pakistan (Moonis Ahmar)
  • U.S. Mediation within the Kashmir clash: Mediation vs. clash administration (Gayathri Lakshminarayan)

Readership: execs, scholars & researchers and normal public drawn to South Asia and its financial, safety and social issues.

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