Skip to main content

China, India, and the “Whole Set-Up and Balance of the World”

Buy Article:

$20.98 plus tax (Refund Policy)

This article is a first cut at exploring the connection between the bilateral SinoIndian relationship and China's interaction with, and adaption to, global structures. It surveys Sino-Indian relations, documenting the reversal of the co-operative trend that had prevailed for three decades. It argues that the deterioration of relations, in the context of an unresolved territorial dispute and an intensifying classical security dilemma, raises the probability of armed conflict, a militarized dispute, or a crisis. It thereby risks undermining Beijing's hitherto successful grand strategy of reassurance. It further contends that Sino-Indian enmity, aside from complicating bilateral co-operation, also hinders the formation and sustenance of institutions and regimes.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Data/Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 2011-02-01

More about this publication?
  • The St Antony's International Review (STAIR) is the only peer-reviewed journal of international affairs at the University of Oxford. Set up by graduate students of St Antony's College in 2005, the Review has carved out a distinctive niche as a cross-disciplinary outlet for research on the most pressing contemporary global issues, providing a forum in which emerging scholars can publish their work alongside established academics and policymakers. Past contributors include Robert O. Keohane, James N. Rosenau, and Alfred Stepan.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Submit a Paper
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Information for Advertisers
  • Order hard copies of STAIR
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more