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Asian Security Conference Publications

Securing Cyberspace: International and Asian Perspectives

2016
Securing Cyberspace:  International and Asian Perspectives

Publisher: Pentagon Press
ISBN 978-81-8274-918-4
Price: Rs. 1295

This edited volume contains the papers presented at the 18th Asian Security Conference at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses held in February 2016. The authors, drawn from government, law enforcement, diplomacy, private sector, armed forces and academia, examine a range of issues central to cybersecurity. The chapters in this volume not only provide an outline of the journey so far, but more importantly, give indicators of future trends in cybersecurity from the vantage point of the respective experts.

Contributions from Asia are particularly highlighted to promote and provoke greater discussion on perspective from within the region on cybersecurity issues.

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India’s Approach to Asia: Strategy, Geopolitics and Responsibility

2016

Publisher: Pentagon Press
ISBN 978-81-8274-870-5
This book offers wide ranging divergent perspectives on India's role in managing and shaping Asian Security. The book offers important ideas on how Asian security will shape up in the future by utilizing the method of scenarios. It is an important contribution to the field of Asian and regional security and India's role in it.

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Emerging Strategic Trends In Asia

2014
Emerging Strategic Trends In Asia

Publisher: Pentagon Press
ISBN: 978-81-8274-823-1
Price: Rs. 1095
There is little doubt that Asia – stretching from the Eurasian landmass to the maritime reaches of Australia and the South Pacific – is experiencing a major shift in the global balance of power. Expressions like the ‘Indo-Pacific’ and ‘Asia-Pacific’, contested they maybe, capture Asia’s expanse and dynamism. A power shift from the West to the East is well under way.
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Towards A New Asian Order

2012
Towards A New Asian Order

Publication: Shipra Publications
ISBN : 978-81-7541-615-4

The volume contains contributions by leading Asian analysts and Asia watchers on the theme of prospects for Asian integration. It discusses regionalism at the continental level and investigates overarching trends. It focuses on Asia's 'rise' and the key factors shaping the Asian regional order. The volume also provides valuable perspectives on Asia's sub-regions. Another salient feature of this volume is its coverage of increasingly significant non-traditional issues in the Asian context.

Imagining Asia in 2030: Trends, Scenarios and Alternatives

2011
Imagining Asia in 2030: Trends, Scenarios and Alternatives

Publisher: Academic Foundation
Rs. 1295.00
ISBN - 978-81-7188-870-2
Bringing together a pool of renowned international experts, the book deals with the potential drivers of future change in Asia like economic growth, climate change, demographics, urbanisation, migration, resource competition, technology, military modernisation, globalisation, nationalism and identity politics, radical movements, extremism and terrorism, and great power competition.

The Future of War and Peace in Asia

2010
The Future of War and Peace in Asia

Publisher: Magnum Books Pvt. Ltd.
ISBN 8187363975
Rs. 950
This is an insightful analysis of inter- and intra-state conflicts and tensions in the countries of Asia even as the centre of gravity of economic, political and technological power is shifting from the Trans-Atlantic zone to Asia, particularly to East, South and Southeast Asia.

Saving Afghanistan

2009
Saving Afghanistan

Publisher: Academic Foundation (2009)
Rs. 595
This book is about the future of Afghanistan which seems to be rapidly slipping into chaos. It contains perspectives on counter-insurgency and nation-building in Afghanistan. More significantly, the experts sought to answer the crucial question: what can be done to stabilise Afghanistan? This volume is a collection of their insightful papers.

Proliferation and Emerging Nuclear Order in the twenty-first century

2009
Proliferation and Emerging Nuclear Order  in the twenty-first century

Publisher: Academic Foundation (2009)
This book provides some important perspectives on the emerging nuclear order. The contributors discuss most burning questions of the day: What are the challenges to the global nuclear regime? What are the consequences of a nuclear Iran for West Asian peace and stability? Will it give rise to a nuclear quest among the important West Asian states?

Global Power Shifts and Strategic Transition in Asia

2009
Global Power Shifts and Strategic Transition in Asia

Publisher: Academic Foundation (2009)
Price: Rs. 995 / US $ 79.95
The contemporary strategic context is increasingly defined by the rapid growth of major Asian economies and the rapidly increasing interest the major powers are evincing in the region. It has also resulted in a perceptible shift in power to the Asian continent.

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