Browse ACDIS Swords and Ploughshares by Title

  • Rosenstein, Matthew A. (ed.) (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    Since 2003, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization has led the operation of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) to “establish conditions in which Afghanistan can enjoy a representative government and ...
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  • Jacob, Jabin T. (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    Perceptions about the People’s Republic of China’s position on Kashmir have long been associated with its “all-weather” friendship with Pakistan. However, the PRC’s positions on Kashmir have never been consistently ...
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  • Bernazzoli, Richelle; Shepherd, Alistair; Haine, Jean-Yves; Howorth, Jolyon (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS) : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011)
    The idea of a common defense agreement for the countries of the European Union has gained momentum after the Treaty of Lisbon, which took effect in December, 2009. It has long-term implications for EU member countries as ...
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  • Rosenstein, Matthew A. (ed.) (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    October 2007 marked the sixtieth anniversary of the initiation of the conflict between India and Pakistan over Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). The articles in this issue trace historical developments of various aspects of the ...
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  • Rosenstein, Matthew A. (ed.) (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009)
    This issue of Swords and Ploughshares examines the complex set of global security challenges that are emerging as a result of warmer temperatures and melting ice in the Arctic region. For policymakers and analysts alike, ...
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  • Schaffer, Howard B. (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    The international community’s efforts to help resolve the Kashmir issue began only weeks after the dispute erupted in October 1947. The controversy remained on the world’s radar scope for a quarter of a century, then ...
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  • Rosenstein, Matthew A. (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    October 2007 marked the sixtieth anniversary of the initiation of the conflict between India and Pakistan over Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). This article introduces the papers in a special journal issue tracing historical ...
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  • Chandran, D. Suba (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    What are the major issues in India’s policies and strategies vis-à-vis the conflict in Kashmir (between New Delhi and the various communities in the Jammu, Kashmir, and Ladakh regions) and the conflict of Kashmir (between ...
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  • Sridhar, Seema (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    The history of water sharing between India and Pakistan has been marked by exceptional cooperation and intermittent conflicts over the interpretation of the water sharing treaty that forms the basis for this cooperation. ...
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  • Hajni, Mehraj (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    This paper offers a short historical analysis from a Kashmiri perspective, essential to understanding the emergence of the Kashmir problem in its various dimensions.
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  • Hussain, Syed Rifaat (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    Historically, Pakistan has viewed its dispute with India over Kashmir as the key determinant of its strategic behavior in the international arena. Advocacy of the rights of the Kashmiri people to freely determine their ...
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  • Sengupta, Dipankar (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    This article provides a study of the various sectors of the economy of Jammu and Kashmir since the onset of insurgency in 1990. Such a study in a milieu of economic uncertainty and government policies in those settings ...
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  • Chari, P.R.; Gopalaswamy, Bharath; Yusuf, Moeed; Zeb, Rizwan; Mistry, Dinshaw; Rethinaraj, T.S. Gopi; Singer, Clifford E.; Irfan, Atif; Rosenstein, Matthew A.; Robinson, Todd; Rakhra, Jasbir (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS) : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010)
    It has been twelve years since the 1998 nuclear tests in India and Pakistan. Sufficient time has passed to draw some conclusions about the meaning, motivations, and implications of those events. This issue begins with an ...
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  • Scheffran, Jürgen (ed.); Summerfield, Gale (ed.) (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009)
    Biofuel production has soared in this decade with backing from government mandates. Seeking to address global warming, promote alternatives to fossil fuels, and increase independence in energy production, many countries ...
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  • Rosenstein, Matthew A. (ed.) (Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009)
    This issue of Swords and Ploughshares derives its content from a symposium held on the University of Illinois campus in October 2008, entitled "US-EU-Russia: New Strategic Dynamics after Bush." This project sought to ...
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