A consortium of researchers dedicated to improving the understanding of the human causes and consequences of terrorism

India's Experience with Terrorism


This handbook is the first comprehensive analysis of all these national security challenges, traditional and non-traditional, facing India. With contributions from some of the leading and rising scholars from across the world, the essays cover a wide range of topics and issues including the colonial legacy, realist/liberal/constructivist approaches to national security, India's wars, strategic culture, conventional military challenges including issues of military modernization and defence-industrial challenges, nuclear security, the role of space, cybersecurity, terrorism, insurgencies, the role of the intelligence agencies, civil-military relations, and the relationship between national security and state-making in India.

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Singh, Rashmi. 2018. "India's Experience with Terrorism." In The Oxford Handbook of India's National Security, eds. Sumit Ganguly, Manjeet Pardesi, and Nicolas Blarel. Oxford: Oxford University Press. https://global.oup.com/academic/product/the-oxford-handbook-of-indias-national-security-9780199480135?cc=us&lang=en&#

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