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The United States and India: A History Through Archives
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The United States and India: A History Through Archives
The Formative Years

First Edition


May 2008 | 528 pages | SAGE India
Declassified documents are arguably the premier vantage for understanding global governance, current security concerns and the international market. This book`s introduction provides a comprehensive review of world politics, defining the US and India as actors at this critical juncture. The documents cover not only US-India bilateral relations during the formative years, but also US relations with colonial powers and its role in global governance.

Documents include papers from the Presidential Libraries—FDR to Carter, the White House, National Security Council, Office of Strategic Services, Central Intelligence Agency, and selections from Foreign Relations Department`s Diplomatic Papers, reports of US Agency for International Development, Divisional Reports from the Department of State, and cables from several US embassies.

The first volume explores the following topics: US Foreign Policy, US & UK relations, US & USSR in the near and Far East, Nehru, India`s Foreign Policy, India and Pakistan, and Aid. The volume is the first in a series to provide declassified documents spanning the Franklin D Roosevelt-Carter years. Other volumes in the series will examine India-China relations, India-Pakistan conflicts of 1965 and 1971, Kashmir, Nuclear Proliferation, and the Soviet and Chinese influence on India-US relations as well.

Introduction  
American Foreign Policy  
United States and Great Britain  
United States and The Soviet Union: Near and Far East  
Jawaharlal Nehru  
India’s Foreign Policy  
India and Pakistan  
Aid  
US Worldwide  
Index  

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Praveen K Chaudhry

Praveen K Chaudhry is a recipient of the State University of New York Chancellor’s Award for Scholarship and Creative Activities. He received his PhD from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia and has taught at Swarthmore College, Lafayette College, Ohio University, University of Pennsylvania, and University of Delhi. He has published several papers and books. Dr Chaudhry’s ongoing research is related to security/strategic studies, international political economy, global governance, and comparative political economy. Chaudhry’s current project, a visual anthropology, focuses on human displacement. His work has been displayed in... More About Author

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