Does the Elephant Dance?: Contemporary Indian Foreign Policy

Does the Elephant Dance?: Contemporary Indian Foreign Policy


India this present day looms huge globally, the place it infrequently loomed in any respect two decades in the past. it truly is prone to be a key worldwide actor in the course of the twenty-first century and will good emerge quickly as one of many best 5 international powers.

Does the Elephant Dance? seeks to survey the most good points of Indian overseas coverage. It identifies components of Indian background appropriate to the subject; examines the position therein of household politics and inner and exterior protection demanding situations, and of family and overseas monetary elements; and in successive chapters delves into the specifics of India's coverage inside of its South Asian neighbourhood, and with appreciate to China, america, West Asia (the heart East), East Asia, Europe and Russia, and multilateral international relations. It additionally touches on Indian ties to Africa and Latin the US and the Caribbean. India's "soft power", the position of migration in its coverage, and different cross-cutting matters are analyzed, as is the position and process of a number of different types of overseas coverage actors in India. significant conclusions shut out the amount, and contact, inter alia, at the absence of an organizing framework for Indian international policy.

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