Nuclear Escalation Ladders in South Asia

  title={Nuclear Escalation Ladders in South Asia},
  author={R. Jones},
  • R. Jones
  • Published 2011
  • Political Science
  • Abstract : This report consists of a preliminary analysis of the military and nuclear escalation ladders of India and Pakistan on one hand, and of India vis-a-vis China on the other the three geographically contiguous nuclear armed states in Asia. It seeks to assess these ladders as virtual realities, albeit evolving, of relations among the three nuclear-armed powers. It attempts to portray how they are perceived in terms of their deterrence properties, stability dynamics, and related risks of… CONTINUE READING
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