Handbook of Indian Defence Policy PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Handbook of Indian Defence Policy free pdf India has the world's fourth largest military and one of the biggest defence budgets. It asserts its political and military profile in South Asia and the Indian Ocean region. The nation has been in the midst of an ambitious plan to modernize its largely Soviet-era arms since the late 1990s and has spent billions of dollars on latest high-tech military technology. This handbook: * canvasses over 60 years of Indian defence policy and the major debates that have shaped it- * discusses several key themes such as the origins of the modern armed forces in India- military doctrine and policy- internal and external challenges- and nuclearization and its consequences- * includes contributions by well-known scholars, experts in the field and policymakers- and * provides an annotated bibliography for further research. Presented in an accessible format, this lucidly written handbook will be an indispensable resource for scholars and researchers of security and defence studies, international relations and political science, as well as for government think tanks and policymakers.

About Harsh V. Pant

Harsh V. Pant is Professor of International Relations in the Defence Studies Department and the India Institute at King's College, London. He is Non-Resident Fellow with the Wadhwani Chair in US-India Policy Studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, DC. His current research is focused on Asian security issues. His recent books include India's Afghan Muddle (2014), The Rise of the Indian Navy: Internal Vulnerabilities, External Challenges (2012), and The Rise of China: Implications for India (2012). Pant writes regularly for various media outlets, including The Japan Times, The Wall Street Journal, The National (UAE), and The Telegraph.

Details Book

Author : Harsh V. Pant
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 05 October 2015
ISBN : 1138939609
EAN : 9781138939608
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 444 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Handbook of Indian Defence Policy

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • Routledge Handbook of Research Methods in Military Studies free pdfRoutledge Handbook of Research Methods in Military Studies

    This volume offers an overview of the methodologies of research in the field of military studies. As an institution relying on individuals and resources provided by society. the military has been studied by scholars from a wide range of disciplines: political science..

  • Gallipoli, the Turkish Defence free pdfGallipoli, the Turkish Defence

    The people of both Australia and Turkey attach meaning to their national identities and ideals as a result of the Gallipoli campaign. Gallipoli: The Turkish Defence< is the first and only book to reveal new details of the Turkish point of view of the conflict. revealing how the Turks reacted and defended Gallipoli and how they succeeded in forcing the Allied forces to withdraw. Author and Turkish language expert Harvey Broadbent spent five years in Turkish military and other archives to unearth the Turkish story. He had access to an extensive collection of previously unresearched documents. ranging from official government records to military and personal diaries and correspondence of soldiers. The result is the fullest possible and most comprehensive account of the Turkish defence yet produced. which fills a huge gap in the history of the Gallipoli Campaign..

  • The Economics of Defence Spending free pdfThe Economics of Defence Spending

    First published in 1990. this is an authoritative account of defence spending and policy in both developing and developed countries. The book provides case-studies and comparitive materiel for policy-makers..

  • Offense, Defense and War free pdfOffense, Defense and War

    Offence-defence theory argues that the relative ease of offence and defence varies in international politics. When the offence has the advantage. military conquest becomes easier and war is more likely..

  • War, Aggression and Self-Defence free pdfWar, Aggression and Self-Defence

    Yoram Dinstein's influential textbook is an indispensable guide to the legal issues of war and peace. armed attack. self-defence and enforcement measures taken under the aegis of the Security Council..

  • Handbook of Indian Defence Policy free pdfHandbook of Indian Defence Policy

    Download E Books. India has the world's fourth largest military and one of the biggest defence budgets. It asserts its political and military profile in South Asia and the Indian Ocean region. The nat