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Understanding Cyber Warfare and Its Implications for Indian Armed Forces

By: R.K. Tyagi (Author) & V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

Seller ID: 103223

ISBN: 9789382652090

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The book is divided into two parts. Part 1 deals with cyber warfare in general bringing out the unique characteristics of cyber space, the recent cyber attack on Estonia and the Stuxnet attack on Iranian Nuclear facilities, how the established Principles of War can be applied in cyberspace, cyber strategy of US and China, offensive and defensive aspects of cyber warfare cyber deterrence and the new challenge facing the militaries the world over- leadership in cyber domain. Part 2 is devoted to the Indian context. It discusses in detail the impact of ICT on the life of an ordinary Indian citize... View more info

Nepal as a Federal State: Lessons from Indian Experience

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

Seller ID: 103202

ISBN: 9789382652014

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Against this backdrop, CSA in collaboration with Centre for South Asian Studies, Kathmandu organized a seminar Nepal as a Federal; State: Lessons from Indian Experience wherein different facets of federalism were explored by experts from India and Nepal. Indian Ambassador to Nepal Mr Jayant Prasad and Mr Rajendra Mahato, President Sadbhawana Party and Minister for Health and Population, Government of Nepal asserted the fact that federalism was necessary for economic prosperity and proportional development. Mr G K Pillai former Union Home Secretary gave an insightful talk on Indian experiences ... View more info

Conflict in Sri Lanka: Internal and External Consequences

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 103204

ISBN: 9789380177960

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Sri Lanka militarily defeated LTTE after two and a half decades long drawn out war which killed over 70,000 persons and left many more homeless. Though the war is over, the conflict will be far from being resolved unless its underlying political and constitutional complexities are addressed. Enormous mistrust has deepened between political, religious and ethnic groups. The implications of the perception of injustice to the Tamil minority have complicated the political situation in neighboring India and have led to anguish in many countries where Tamil Diaspora is concentrated. The indications ... View more info

Global Nuclear Disarmament: Geopolitical Necessities

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 103225

ISBN: 9789381411315

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The DPG was chosen as a research institution to assist in the deliberations of the International Commission on Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament, constituted by the Australian and Japanese governments. The support of the NTI to DPG's efforts has been immense and definitive.The first decade of 21st century has seen a resurgence of support for global nuclear disarmament. A cascade of nuclear disarmament proposal has emerged from different sources. India has consistently favored complete global nuclear disarmament, even as it laid the foundations of a nuclear energy programme. Notwithstan... View more info

Nuclear Disarmament: India -EU Perspectives

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 103226

ISBN: 9789380177441

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Indian policy on nuclear disarmament has been one of long standing support and approval of measures leading to it. The first decade of 21st century has seen a resurgence of support for global nuclear disarmament. A cascade of nuclear disarmament proposals has emerged from different sources. There has been little interaction between India and Europe on nuclear issues. The seminar on Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament held in June 2010 in New Delhi was one such attempt to build awareness on Indian and European perspectives on nuclear disarmament. This book is based on the seminar held in ... View more info

Consequences of Longterm Conflicts in Northeast India

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

Seller ID: 103236

ISBN: 9789382652021

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In the case of Northeast India, a number of researchers were engaged to study different and multi-layered dynamics of the conflict and the consequences. This is the second book that encompasses the studies presented by many researchers on different facets of this conflict.Printed Pages: 150. View more info

Internal Conflict in Nepal: Transnational Consequences

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 103239

ISBN: 9789380177649

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Neglect of socio- economic needs, inequality and injustice in Nepali society attributed to the genesis of the Maoist insurgency in Nepal. In early 1990, a mass upsurge Jana Andolan paved way for multi party of governance in Nepal. The opening up of the polity increased the awareness of inequality which helped Maoist insurgency to grow dramatically. However, in November 2005, a Comprehensive Peace Agreement was reached between the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN-UML) and other main stream political parties. Monarchy was abolished. Election to the Constituent Assembly was held and a coalition gov... View more info

Policy Choices in Internal Conflicts: Governing Systems and Outcomes

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

Seller ID: 103240

ISBN: 9789382652052

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In the course of the research project Internal Conflicts and Transnational Consequences, the CSA has published eleven volumes. These books cover three internal conflicts in India and those in Nepal, Myanmar and Sri Lanka. Each of the conflict was studied in detail with the help of experts from different disciplines and different countries. This is the final volume of the Project which consolidates the studies done earlier, aims at crystallising some useful lessons for the countries studied and also others who continue to have long running internal conflicts. The constraints in trying to resolv... View more info

Internal Conflicts: A Four State Analysis (India-Nepal-Sri Lanka-Myanmar)

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

Seller ID: 103241

ISBN: 9789382573883

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In a new approach to conflict management and subsequent resolution, instead of focusing on the causes of the conflicts alone, Centre for Security Analysis (CSA) explored the consequences of the protracted conflicts Northeast of India, Jammu and Kashmir, Naxalism, Myanmar, Nepal and Sri Lanka to examine the way consequences undermine the states' efforts to bring stability, development and peace in the region. Six conflict specific studies done in the four countries established the need to analyse three major issues in greater detail ethnic/cultural identity, political management and economic f... View more info

Internal Conflicts: Military Perspectives

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 103242

ISBN: 9789381411339

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Internal conflicts have replaced interstate wars in the 21st century. The scale and intensities of these conflicts have widened. Many of these conflicts are protracted and intractable resulting in security, economic and political implications not only within the country but also in neighborhood resulting in internationalization of these conflicts. In many cases the consequences have turned into the causes of continuing conflicts. These developments have made the resolution of internal conflicts complex and stretched the capacities of the states affected by them. As the states face internal co... View more info

Jammu and Kashmir: Impact on Polity, Society and Economy

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 103243

ISBN: 9789381411216

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The problem in Jammu and Kashmir, having caused three major wars between India and Pakistan, has since late 1980's become a serious internal security problem. This is a politico-religious conflict reflecting elements of secession, self rule and greater economic control. Its effects are not only across the border but also global, with its potential to lead to war between two nuclear weapon states. The CSA study focuses on the consequences since causes remain historical while consequences are realities which societies and the government have to face. In long lasting internal conflicts, conseque... View more info

Post Conflict Sri Lanka: Rebuilding of Society

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 103244

ISBN: 9789381411322

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CSA in collaboration with think tanks in Sri Lanka has organised studies and seminars over the years to address the internal conflict in Sri Lanka at its various stages. The end of the armed conflict in Sri Lanka brings a new era of hope and optimism to millions of Sri Lankans. It also poses formidable challenges to the Government of Sri Lanka in the nation building process. Sri Lanka is fully engaged in rebuilding its society. At this juncture, it is worthwhile to reflect on its achievements, shortfalls and gaps and take stock of the current state of affairs, look closely at some of the varia... View more info

Internal Conflicts in Myanmar: Transnational Consequences

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 103248

ISBN: 9789380177632

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In the recent years, the interstate wars have declined and intrastate wars/ internal conflicts are on rise. Impacts of internal conflicts are no longer limited within a nation state, they incur international consequences of disturbing magnitude.Myanmar (Burma) is affected by two types of internal conflicts. The first is between the military government and various ethnic groups spread along the international borders with India, China, Laos and Thailand. These ethnic minorities speak different languages, have different cultures and have taken up arms. They seek to have a say in the political p... View more info

The Naxal Threat: Causes, State Responses and Consequesnce

By: V.R. Raghavan (Ed.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 103304

ISBN: 9789380177779

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Naxalism or Left Wing extremism is a major internal security threat faced by India. Though Naxalism predates independence, it was limited to small pockets of areas but now has spread to underdeveloped areas from Bihar to Tamil Nadu. It is a well organized underground movement with an ideological base in rural areas spread over in the interior of many states. The Naxal movement is a complex socio- politico- economic phenomenon. Their violent methods against the government officials, law and order agencies and business community are causes, needing immediate and serious attention.Printed Pages: ... View more info

Jankiharana of Kumaradasa: A Critically Study (Cantos. 16-20)

By: V.Raghavan (Ed.) & C.R. Swaminathan (Tr.)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 102590

ISBN: 8120809750

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Janakiharana of Kumaradasa is the first Sanskrit Mahakavya, so far as the extant literature goes, to deal solely with the whole of the Ramayana-story. Its further interest is that it was produced in Ceylon, showing thereby the wider world over which Sanskrit had its sway. After manuscripts of the full text of the poem in twenty cantos had to come to light in South India, what is now presented was the first systematic and critical study to be undertaken to the author and the text and its position vis-a-vis other Mahakavyas. In addition to the above study and the critical edition of the cantos ... View more info