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A discourse on the goals set by Prime Minister Modi to guide India's foreign policy In India, foreign policymaking has been based in the Prime Minister's Office because of the institutionalization of the foreign policy structure since Independence. This book highlights that in the past three decades, due to the constraints of coalition politics, there has been little insight into India's foreign policy. The ruling government effectively reverted the locus of authority to the new prime minister and his team, thereby not just avoiding a wider contestation between competing paradigms but instituting a paradigm shift—a shift which is a response to previous policy anomalies and failures, and creating newly articulated goals in a short time.
Chapter 4: Modi and Xi Jinping's Slow Dance Towards Cooperation
Modi and Xi Jinping's Slow Dance Towards Cooperation
In this chapter, we trace the story of the changing dynamics of the asymmetries in the power of China and India and show how a convergence has begun to emerge in their diplomatic discourse in public diplomacy. The chapter provides an overview of both the pace and scope of ...