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By Stephen P. Cohen,Sunil Dasgupta

India has lengthy been stimulated to modernize its army, and it now has the assets. yet to this point, the force to rebuild has lacked a serious component—strategic army making plans. India's procedure of arming with no strategic goal is still plausible, despite the fact that, because it seeks great-power lodging of its upward thrust and doesn't are looking to look threatening. What should still we expect from this attempt sooner or later, and what are the most probably ramifications? Stephen Cohen and Sunil Dasgupta solution these an important questions in a publication so well timed that it reached quantity at the nonfiction bestseller checklist in India.

"Two years after the booklet of Arming with no Aiming, our view is that India's strategic restraint and its consequent institutional association stay in position. we don't are looking to expect that India's military-strategic restraint will final ceaselessly, yet we do count on that the deeper difficulties in Indian protection coverage will proceed to decelerate army modernization."—from the preface to the paperback edition

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