PROTRACTED CONTEST - PAPER

PROTRACTED CONTEST - PAPER

by John W. Garver
     
 

Ever since the two ancient nations of India and China established modern states in the mid-20th century, they have been locked in a complex rivalry ranging across the South Asian region. Garver offers a scrupulous examination of the two countries’ actions and policy decisions over the past fifty years. He has interviewed many of the key figures who have

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Ever since the two ancient nations of India and China established modern states in the mid-20th century, they have been locked in a complex rivalry ranging across the South Asian region. Garver offers a scrupulous examination of the two countries’ actions and policy decisions over the past fifty years. He has interviewed many of the key figures who have shaped their diplomatic history and has combed through the public and private statements made by officials, as well as the extensive record of government documents and media reports. He presents a thorough and compelling account of the rivalry between these powerful neighbors and its influence on the region and the larger world.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780295980744
Publisher:
University of Washington Press
Publication date:
02/28/2010
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
462
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.03(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

John W. Garver teaches at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. Among his other books are Face Off: China, the United States, and Taiwan's Democratization and Foregn Relations of the People's Republic of China.

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Table of Contents

List of IllustrationsAcknowledgmentsSino-Indian Relations: The Protracted ContestThe Tibetan Factor in Sino-Indian RelationsThe Territorial DisputeSino-Indian Rivalry for Influence and Status among Developing CountriesIndian-Chinese Rivalry in NepalSikkim and BhutanThe Sino-Pakistani Entente CordialeManaging the Contradiction between Maintaining the SIno-Pakistani Entente and Furthering Sino-Indian RapprochementBurma: The Back Door to ChinaThe Indian Ocean in Sino-Indian RelationsNuclear Weapons and the Sino-Indian RelationshipNuclear Weapons and the International Status of China and IndiaProspects for a Qualitative Change in PRC-ROI RelationsNotesIndes

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