By P. R. Kumaraswamy
India's international coverage towards Israel is a topic of deep dispute. through the 20th century arguments have raged over the Palestinian challenge and the way forward for bilateral kin. but no textual content comprehensively seems on the attitudes and rules of India towards Israel, particularly their improvement at the side of history.
P. R. Kumaraswamy is the 1st to account for India's Israel coverage, revealing awesome inconsistencies in positions taken via the country's leaders, akin to Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru, and tracing the crackling tensions among its professed values and realpolitik. Kumaraswamy's findings debunk the assumption that India possesses a homogenous coverage towards the center East. in reality, because the early days of independence, many inside of India have supported and pursued family members with Israel.
Using fabric derived from data in either India and Israel, Kumaraswamy investigates the standards that experience hindered kinfolk among those nations regardless of their a variety of commonalities. He additionally considers how India destabilized kin, the activities that have been priceless for normalization to happen, and the instructions bilateral family members may perhaps take up the long run. In his such a lot provocative argument, Kumaraswamy underscores the disproportionate impact of anticolonial sentiments and the Muslim minority on shaping Indian policy.
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