ERIC Number: ED231706
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
U.S.-India Relations: The Asia Society. A Media Source Guide, Issues for the '80s.
Council on International and Public Affairs, New York, NY.
One of a series of guides dealing with diverse topics of concern to the U.S. media, this publication is intended to provide journalists with concise, authoritative background information on India and India-U.S. relations. The guide begins with a series of background papers (by Philip Oldenburg) discussing issues and interests in Indo-U.S. relations, India as a major power, and the political style and personal influence of Indira Gandhi. A fact sheet dealing with Indo-U.S. relations discusses East-West relations, Afghanistan, arms to Pakistan, nuclear power, economic assistance, China, and the Indian Ocean. A partial listing of diplomatic visits between India and the United States and a chronology of major events in the life of Indira Gandhi are provided. A chart of selected indicators of change in India between 1950 and 1980 is provided. The guide concludes with lists of individuals and institutions specializing in India and India-U.S. relations. (RM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of International Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council on International and Public Affairs, New York, NY.
Identifiers: Afghanistan; Gandhi (Indira); India; Pakistan
Note: This guide was prepared under a grant from the Language and Area Research Program. Not available in paper copy due to marginal legibility of document. For related documents, see SO 014 738-741.