Transition in South Asia

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Duke University, Program in Comparative Studies on Southern Asia , [Durham, N.C.]
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StatementRobert I. Crane, editor.
SeriesDuke University. Program in Comparative Studies on Southern Asia. Monograph and occasional paper series, monograph no. 9, Monograph and occasional papers series ;, monograph no. 9.
ContributionsCrane, Robert I., ed., Duke University.
LC ClassificationsDS331.5 .T7
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 178 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5696018M
LC Control Number70091927

Book Description. India’s relation with other South Asian countries has been impacted by recent developments in the post-Cold War period. These include India’s economic rise, the recent democratic transitions in many South Asian countries and greater US.

It addresses the interplay of local, national, regional and global influences in Southeast, South and East Asia and the processes of translation and exchange across boundaries and borders. The series explores a variety of disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives. Combining theoretical and empirical insights, this book provides an in-depth analysis of South Asia's transition in the areas of democracy, political economy and security since the end of the Cold War.

It provides a close scrutiny to the state of democracy and political economy in India, Pakistan.

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Combining theoretical and empirical insights, this book provides an in-depth analysis of South Asia's transition in the areas of democracy, political economy and security since the end of the Cold War. It provides a close scrutiny to the state of democracy and political economy in.

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