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India Turns East: International Engagement and US-China Rivalry

Frédéric Grare


India Turns East tells the story of India’s long and difficult journey to reclaim its status in a rapidly changed environment increasingly shaped by the US-China rivalry and the uncertainties of US commitment to Asia’s security. The so-called Look East Policy initially aimed at reconnecting India with Asia’s economic globalization. As China becomes more assertive, Look East has rapidly evolved into a comprehensive strategy with political and military dimensions which, together with favourable circumstances, have gradually allowed for a closer relationship with the United States. But the book a ... More

Keywords: Look East Policy, Rebalance to Asia, ASEAN, Defence strategy, US China rivalry, Institutional architecture, Connectivity, India US relations, Asia economic strategy globalization, Strategic India strategic autonomy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9780190859336
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: December 2017 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190859336.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Frédéric Grare, author
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

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