By Stephen P. Cohen,Sunil Dasgupta

India has lengthy been prompted to modernize its army, and it now has the assets. yet to this point, the force to rebuild has lacked a severe component—strategic army making plans. India's procedure of arming with no strategic objective continues to be manageable, notwithstanding, because it seeks great-power lodging of its upward thrust and doesn't are looking to look threatening. What may still we expect from this attempt sooner or later, and what are the most likely ramifications? Stephen Cohen and Sunil Dasgupta resolution these the most important questions in a booklet so well timed that it reached quantity at the nonfiction bestseller checklist in India.

"Two years after the ebook 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 security coverage will proceed to decelerate army modernization."—from the preface to the paperback edition

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