The Roots of Rhetoric: Politics of Nuclear Weapons in India and Pakistan

The Roots of Rhetoric: Politics of Nuclear Weapons in India and Pakistan

The Roots of Rhetoric: Politics of Nuclear Weapons in India and Pakistan

The Roots of Rhetoric: Politics of Nuclear Weapons in India and Pakistan

Synopsis

In an unanticipated flurry of atomic weapons testing--a total of 10 tests over 20 days in 1998--India and Pakistan announced to the world their emergence as full-fledged nuclear powers. How, Nizamani asks, did nuclear escalation come to dominate the agendas of both nations? In a comparative analysis, Nizamani reveals the political underpinnings of nuclear weapons development, arguing that Indian and Pakistani nuclearization is linked to processess of national formation.
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