How lobbying by Indian Americans in the United States has influenced US foreign policy towards India
Indian Lobbying and its Influence in US Decision Making looks at the ways in which Indian lobbying acts as a catalyst in transforming the US–India relationship in the post-Cold War era, the events that explain their formation, and factors that legitimize these groups as an institution in US politics.
SAGE Publications; December 2016
- ISBN: 9789386062147
- Edition: 1
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- Title: Indian Lobbying and its Influence in US Decision Making
- Author: Ashok Sharma
Imprint: Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd
In The Press
“Dr Ashok Sharma has given us a fascinating account of Indian lobbying in the US, a first in the history of this subject and a captivating story with drama and rich details.
The book tells of the Indian American community’s efforts to consolidate its position and identity as it seeks to influence the lawmakers. And the joint lobbying with the Indian Mission in Washington that culminates in India’s strategic partnership with the US.
A serious political study for scholars and the ordinary reader—to be treasured by Indian Americans.”