Choices - Inside the Making of Indian Foreign Policy

Choices - Inside the Making of Indian Foreign Policy (Hardcover)

By Shivshankar Menon 
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Publisher: penguin books india
Edition: Hardcover
Edition Number: 1
Language: English
ISBN: 0670089230
EAN: 9780670089239
No. of Pages: 224
Publish Date: 2016-10-15
Binding: Hardcover
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Shivshankar Menon givesan insider's account of thenegotiations, discussions andassessments that went into themaking of five pivotal choicesin India's recent history. Theseinclude the decision not to useovert military force againstPakistan after 26/11; the civilnuclear deal with the UnitedStates; the border agreementwith China; the response to thelast months of Sri Lanka's brutalcivil war; and the thinking thatunderlay India's No First Usenuclear policy.

Drawing on his long anddistinguished career as adiplomat holding criticalpositions in India's externalaffairs ministry and in theprime minister's office, Menonconsiders each situation againstthe backdrop of India's evolvingdefinition of her place in thechanging global landscape. Hebrings out the history, politicsand principles involved, whileexamining and dissecting thereasons for the outcome.

Analytical, lucid and illuminating,Choices is an unmatched insightinto the intellectual heft offoreign policy decision-makingby one of India's most formidablediplomatic practitioners who wasactively engaged in these fivedefining moments.

About The Author

Shivshankar Menon served asnational security adviser to thePrime Minister of India from2010-14 and as India's foreignsecretary from 2006-09. A careerdiplomat, he has served asIndia's envoy to Israel (1995-97),Sri Lanka (1997-2000), China(2000-03) and Pakistan (2003-06). He was a member of India'sAtomic Energy Commissionfrom 2008-14. In 2010, Menonwas chosen by Foreign Policy magazine as one of the world'stop 100 global thinkers.

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Title: Choices - Inside the Making of Indian Foreign Policy
Publisher: penguin books india
Author: Shivshankar Menon
Edition: Hardcover
Edition Number: 1
Language: English
ISBN: 0670089230
EAN: 9780670089239
No. of Pages: 224
Publish Date: 2016-10-15
Binding: Hardcover

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