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Books/Monographs
Happymon Jacob, Does India Think Strategically? Institutions, Strategic Culture, and Security Policies, Manohar Publishers, New Delhi, 2014 Happymon Jacob and Amitabh Mattoo, India and the Contemporary International System: Theory, Policy and Structure, Manohar Publishers, New Delhi, 2014 Happymon Jacob and Mallika Joseph, India's Economic Growth: Opportunities and Challenges for the Region, Manohar Publishers, New Delhi, 2014    

Does India Think Strategically? Institutions, Strategic Culture and Security Polices

(Editor and Contributor), Australia-India Institute Series in Foreign Policy and International Relations, Manohar Publications, 2014

India and the International System: Theory, Policy and Structure
(Co-Editor and Contributor), Australia-India Institute Series in Foreign Policy and International Relations, Manohar Publications, 2014..

India's Economic Growth: Opportunities and Challenges for the Region
(Co-Editor), Australia-India Institute Series in Foreign Policy and International Relations, Manohar Publications, 2014.

   
 
Kashmir and Indo-Pak Relations: Politics of Reconciliation

(New Delhi: Samskriti Publishers, 2013)
Domestic Politics and Indian Foreign Policy,

co-edited with Amitabh Mattoo, (Har Anand Publications, New Delhi: 2010).

India-Pakistan Relations: Pathways Ahead


(Editor & Contributor),
(New Delhi: Knowledge World Publishers, 2007). Co-edited with Amitabh Mattoo and Kapil Kak.
Rise, Fall and the Resurgence of the Taliban

(New Delhi: Observer Research Foundation in association with Samskriti Publishers, 2005).
HIV/AIDS as a Security Threat to India

(New Delhi: Manohar Publishers, 2005).

Articles in Referred Journals
  • (Co-authored with Anamika Asthana), "Role of States in India's Foreign Policy", International Negotiation, 22 (2017)
  • VipinNarang, Happymon Jacob & Kathleen M. Vogel(2015) Correspondence, The Nonproliferation Review , 22:2, 113-122
  • "Contours of the Contemporary Kashmir Conflict: Geopolitics, Soft Borders and India-Pakistan Relations", Eurasia Border Review , Vol-2, No-1, Summer 2011 (Published by Slavic Research Center, Hokkaido University, Japan).
  • "UPA's Foreign Policy: A Critique", (co-authored), Economic & Political Weekly , June 20, 2009 vol. xliv no 2
  • "India's HIV/AIDS Crisis: Securitising Disease", South Asian Survey , Vol-12, No.1 (January/June, 2005) Sage Publications, New Delhi.
  • Review Article, "Home and Displacement: Refugees, Diaspora and India", South Asian Survey , (11:1, 2004), Sage Publications, New Delhi.

Articles on Non-refereed journals

  • Southern Asia, India, and the Gulf Region: Understanding the New Geo-political Interface", Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, Vol-8, Number-1, 2013 (Co-authored with T. V Paul).
  • Geo-strategy, Religious Extremism, and the Afghan Conundrum", Security and Society, Volume 1, Issue 3, 2006.
  • Public Diplomacy and Economic Interests: A Case Study of India", MONDES: Les cahiers du Quai d'Orsaypp, n 11, 2013, 101-110

Peer-reviewed Research Publications

Articles in edited books

  • "China, India, Pakistan and a Stable Regional Order" in Franc,oisGodement (Ed.) What Does India Think ?European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), London, 2015
  • "The Evolution and Practices of Indian Notions of Sovereignty", in Jamie Gaskarth, China, India and the Future of the International Society (Rowman and Littlefield International Limited, London, 2015).
  • "Conflict in Kashmir: An insurgency with Long Roots" in Moeed Yusuf (Ed.), Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in South Asia: Through a Peacebuilding Lens, UnitedStates Institute of Peace, Washington, D.C.: 2014
  • "The India-Pakistan Peace Process", in Pakistan's Stability Paradox, Ashutosh Misra and Michael Clarke (Editors), Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series, London, 2011
  • "The Role of Nuclear Weapons in the Indian Strategic Thinking", in Happymon Jacob (Ed.) Does India Think Strategically? Institutions, Strategic Culture and Security Polices, Manohar Publications, 2014.
  • "Revisionism, Ambivalence, and Status Quosim: India and the International System" (co-written) in Amitabh Mattoo and Happymon Jacob (Eds.) India and the International System, Manohar Publications, 2014.
  • "Neoclassical Realism and Indian Foreign Policy" in Domestic Politics and Indian Foreign Policy, edited by Amitabh Mattoo and Happymon Jacob (Har Anand Publications, New Delhi: 2010).
  • "Geopolitical Transformation in Southern Asia and its Impact on Indo-Pak Relations" in Amitabh Mattoo, Kapil Kak and Happymon Jacob (Eds.), India-Pakistan Relations: Pathways Ahead (Knowledge World, 2007).
  • "Foreign Relations in India: A Growing State Role", in Raoul Blindenbacher and Chandra Pasma (eds.), Dialogues on Foreign Relations in Federal Countries, Booklet Series, Volume 5, Published by Forum of Federations, Canada (co-written with Amitabh Mattoo).
  • "Foreign Relations in Federal Countries: Case Study of India", in Hans J. Michelmann, ed. Foreign Relations in Federal Countries, Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2009. (co-written with Amitabh Mattoo).
  • "AIDS and India's National Security", in Stanley Wolpert and Raju G C Thomas (eds.) Encyclopedia of India, (Macmillan-Scribners-Gale, 2005).
  • "India's Energy Security: The Central Asian Factor" in Nagendra Rao and Md. Monir Alam (eds.) Central Asia: Present Challenges and Future Prospects (New Delhi: Knowledge World, 2005).
  • "Track-II Diplomacy in Indo-Pak Relations: Problems and Prospects", in Kulwant Kaur and Baljit Mann (eds.) Conflict and Cooperation in South Asia (New Delhi: Knowledge World, 2006)

Op-Eds, Web commentaries and book reviews

The Hindu

Hindustan Times


Indian Express


The Quint


Greater Kashmir (Srinagar)



Kashmir Times
  • Who Failed the RTC? 29 May, 2006.
  • Pakistan and the Taliban: The Game Continues, May 15, 2006.
  • Know Thy Neighbours, 02 May, 2006
  • Is HIV/AIDS a Security Threat to India?, 17 April, 2006.
  • Help Pakistan out of Kashmir, 03 April, 2006
  • Dealing with Kashmir issue: Pugwash and beyond, Monday, 20 March, 2006
  • Dating the Hyperpower, Monday, 06 March, 2006
  • US, Iran and India's foreign policy choices, Monday, Feb 20, 2006

The Telegraph
  • "Dream in the Pipeline", August 12, 2003.
The Pioneer
  • Enter the Dragon, June 25, 2003.
  • Will Iran be next?, July 5, 2003.
  • Tightrope on Iran, July 26, 2003.
  • Don't Walk up this Isle, June 21, 2003.
  • UN-tenable Appeal, August 9, 2003
  • Korean Conundrum, September 6, 2003

Sakaal Times (Pune)

  • What awaits Kashmir? August 13, 2008
  • Political chaos in J&K, July 10, 2008
  • The Valley livens up, May 30, 2008

Articles published by the Observer Research Foundation (ORF)
  • "US-Pakistan Deal on the Taliban", Issue Brief, Vol. I Issue. 2 February 2004, Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi
  • "US-Pakistan Military Operations in Pak-Afghan Border", Issue Brief, Vol. I, Issue. 3, March 2004, Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi

List of articles published on the ORF website:

  • Oil and Violence in Nigeria, 29 November 2003
  • The Rise of 'Moderate Taliban' , 27 November 2003
  • Engaging Tajikistan: Strategic Implications, 17 November 2003
  • The Game of chess, 11 November 2003
  • India-Sudan Energy Ties: Implications, 23 October 2003
  • India-Myanmar Energy cooperation, 29 September 2003
  • India-Bangladesh Energy Non-Cooperation, 29 September 2003
  • India and the Trans-Afghan Gas pipeline, 29 September 2003
  • Building a 'Strategic Oil Reserve' for India, 30 August 2003
  • Indian Diplomacy Comes of Age, 7 January 2003.
  • Pakistan's Rise to Grace, 26 March 2004
Articles in ORF STRATEGIC TRENDS
  • Pakistan Army's Wana Operations - a Fiasco? ORF Strategic Trends, (Vol. II Issue. 13 March 29, 2004)
  • The Hunt for Osama ORF Strategic Trends, (Vol. II Issue. 10 March 8, 2004)
  • Does Afghanistan possess the Rule of Law? ORF Strategic Trends, (Vol. II Issue. 2 January 12, 2004)
  • Putin's Pre-election Maneuvers ORF Strategic Trends, (Vol. I Issue. 7 November 17, 2003)
  • Proliferation Security Initiative and Global Policing ORF Strategic Trends, (Vol. I Issue. 4 October 20, 20030

Other Articles Book Reviews
  • " A deadly face-off ", Review of Sumit Ganguly's Deadly Impasse: Indo-Pakistani Relations at the Dawn of a New Century , Cambridge University Press, 2016
  • Review of The Engagement of India: Strategies and Responses by Ian Hall (ed.), European Review of International Studies, Volume 3/2016, pp. 142-144
  • Review of The Warrior State: Pakistan in the Contemporary World by T. V. Paul, Journal of South Asian Development , 9, 3, (2014), pp. 317-320

  • Review of Does the Elephant Dance? Contemporary Indian Foreign Policy by David Mr. Malone, The Developing Economies, June 2012 issue
  • South Asia as a dynamic whole, The Hindu, March 5, 2012 (Review of SOUTH ASIA - Beyond the Global Financial Crisis: Edited by Amitendu Palit)
  • "The geopolitics of South Asian jihad", The Hindu, January 31, 2012
  • "Dynamics of Decision-making", Review of State and Foreign Policy in South Asia (Jivanta Schottli and Siegfried O. Wolf (Eds.), The Book Review, August-September 2011.
  • Comprehensive Security: Theory vs. Praxis, review of Comprehensive Security in South Asia, Dev Raj Dahal and Nischal Nath Pandey (Eds.), Manohar Publishers, New Delhi, 2006, available at the IPCS website
  • Cooperation or Confrontation?, review of Riyaz Punjabi (ed.), USA and the Muslim World: Cooperation and Confrontation, Brunel Academic Publishers, Middlesex, available at the IPCS website, http://www.ipcs.org/newDisplayReview.jsp?kValue=86
  • William T. Tow, Ramesh Thakur and In-Taek Hyun, Asia's Emerging Regional Order: Reconciling Traditional and Human Security (Foundations of Peace), (Tokyo: United Nations University Press, 2004). Published in Security and Society (Volume 1, Issue 2, 2005)
  • Review of Bahudha and the Post 9/11 World by Balmiki Prasad Singh in Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, Vol. 3, No. 3, July - September 2008

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