Arming without Aiming: India's Military Modernization by Stephen P. Cohen,Sunil Dasgupta

By Stephen P. Cohen,Sunil Dasgupta

India has lengthy been influenced to modernize its army, and it now has the assets. yet to date, the force to rebuild has lacked a serious component—strategic army making plans. India's procedure of arming with out strategic function is still attainable, notwithstanding, because it seeks great-power lodging of its upward push and doesn't are looking to seem threatening. What should still we count on from this attempt sooner or later, and what are the most likely ramifications? Stephen Cohen and Sunil Dasgupta solution these the most important questions in a ebook so well timed that it reached quantity at the nonfiction bestseller record in India.

"Two years after the booklet of Arming with out 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 endlessly, 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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