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 up to now, the force to rebuild has lacked a serious component—strategic army making plans. India's technique of arming with out strategic goal continues to be manageable, even if, because it seeks great-power lodging of its upward thrust and doesn't are looking to look threatening. What should still we count on from this attempt sooner or later, and what are the most probably ramifications? Stephen Cohen and Sunil Dasgupta solution 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 book 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 are expecting that India's military-strategic restraint will final endlessly, yet we do anticipate that the deeper difficulties in Indian safety coverage will proceed to decelerate army modernization."—from the preface to the paperback edition

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