About the Author
This edition entitled India-America Strategic Partnership: Experiences and Expectations is the original and most comprehensive and critical investigation of the relationship between India and America. Major areas of investigation in this edition include, the nature and scope of political relations, direction and depth of economic and trade relations, scientific and technological cooperation, military and strategic collaboration, the critical role of the Indian Americans in enhancing the bilateral relations and above all, the civil nuclear cooperation agreement between India and America, especially since the end of the Cold War. The author is fully convinced that it would be an invaluable source of knowledge for academicians, researchers and policy-makers in addition to the common readers of international relations.
About the Author
Dr. Surya Narain Yadav is an eminent political scientist specialising on India’s foreign policy, with a particular focus on bilateral relations. The role of globalisation in the determination and operation of foreign policy, especially with regard to regional organisations and international institutions is his special field of investigation. The author visited Portugal (Europe) in 2001, and Uganda (Africa) in 1999 and 2000 for undertaking academic and research assignments. His prominent publications include, India-Uganda Relations: A New Model for South-South Cooperation; Journey of Overseas Indians: Labour to Investor. He has written over 10 books. The author was nominated for the Chinese government fellowship, a joint research programme by the Ministry of Human Resources Development (Government of India) and the Government of the People’s Republic of China in the year 2001 for his research project “Terrorism, National Security and Human Rights: A Case for Sino-Indian Cooperation.”