Summer 2018, Volume XVIII, Number 2

IPRI Journal Summer 2018, Volume XVIII, Number 2 has been issued. Dr. Fazal-ur-Rahman is Editor in Chief and Sarah Siddiq Aneel is Editor.

 

 

Research Articles

 

An Indispensable Partner? Bush, Obama, and the US’ Soft Power

Muhammad Shoaib, Dr Saira Aquil and Ahmad Sabat

Citation: Muhammad Shoaib, Saira Aquil and Ahmad Sabat, “An Indispensable Partner? Bush, Obama, and the US’ Soft Power,” IPRI Journal XVIII, no. 2 (2018): 1-25,

https://doi.org/10.31945/iprij.180201 

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India’s Nuclear Doctrine: A Case of Strategic Dissonance or Deliberate Ambiguity

Dr Adil Sultan

Citation: Adil Sultan, “India’s Nuclear Doctrine: A Case of Strategic Dissonance or Deliberate Ambiguity,” IPRI Journal XVIII, no. 2 (2018): 26-52,

https://doi.org/10.31945/iprij.180202 

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Debating Potential Doctrinal Changes in India’s Nuclear Ambitions

Sameer Ali and Tanzeela Khalil

Citation: Sameer Ali and Tanzeela Khalil, “Debating Potential Doctrinal Changes in India’s Nuclear Ambitions,” IPRI Journal XVIII, no. 2 (2018): 53-77,

https://doi.org/10.31945/iprij.180203

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Do Bilateral Investment Treaties Promote Foreign Direct Investment Inflows in Asian Countries?

Dr Muhammad Zubair Mumtaz and Dr Zachary Alexander Smith

Citation: Muhammad Zubair Mumtaz and Zachary Alexander Smith, “Do Bilateral Investment Treaties Promote Foreign Direct Investment Inflows in Asian Countries?” IPRI Journal XVIII, no. 2 (2018): 78-110,

https://doi.org/10.31945/iprij.180204

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Mainstreaming the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan: Historical Dynamics, Prospective Advantages and Challenges

Dr Muhammad Riaz Shad and Sarfraz Ahmed

Citation: Muhammad Riaz Shad and Sarfraz Ahmed, “Mainstreaming the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan: Historical Dynamics, Prospective Advantages and Challenges,” IPRI Journal XVIII, no. 2 (2018): 111-136,

https://doi.org/10.31945/iprij.180205 

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Book Reviews

  1. Sharon Weinberger, The Imagineers of War: The Untold Story of DARPA, the Pentagon Agency that Changed the World (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2017), 475.
    Reviewed by Sajid Aziz
  2. Yasha Levine, Surveillance Valley: The Secret Military History of the Internet (New York: BBS Publications, 2018), 371.
    Reviewed by Usama Nizamani    
  3. Stephen Chan, Plural International Relations in a Divided World (Cambridge: Polity, 2017), 223.           Reviewed by Muhammad Nawaz Khan