Limited conflicts under the nuclear umbrella : Indian and Pakistani lessons from the Kargil crisis

This report examines the views of India and Pakistan on the significance of Pakistan's foray into the Kargil-Dras sector in a limited war that has come to be known as the "Kargil conflict." The goal of the analysis is to assess both combatants' perceptions of the crisis, with a v...

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Main Authors: Tellis, Ashley J., Fair, C. Christine (Author), Medby, Jamison Jo (Author)
Corporate Author: Rand Corporation National Security Research Division
Format: eBook
Published: Santa Monica, Calif. Rand 2001, 2001
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Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • lessons learned on both sides
  • Options for the future
  • Conclusion: Kargil and South Asian stability
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-91)