ISBN 9788185002478,India-Pakistan Relations : Courting Peace from the Corridors of War

India-Pakistan Relations : Courting Peace from the Corridors of War


P.M. Kamath



Bibliophile South Asia

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9788185002478

ISBN-10 8185002479

Hard Back

Number of Pages 333 Pages
Language (English)


The VPM's Centre for International Studies held a national seminar on ""India-Pakistan Relations in Pursuit of Peace"" in Mumbai in April2004. This volume is the edited updated version of papers submitted by fourteen eminent thinkers on different aspects of the subject. Low political issues such as the role of Bollywood were discussed by Mahesh Bhatt in his inaugural address, while how cultural relations can help to improve relations was analysed by Maneesha Tikekar. P.M. Kamath argued in favour of the Government of India instituting Mahatma Gandhi. Fellowships to establish educational exchanges between the two countries. With a strong conviction that improved economic and trade relations through multilateral and bilateral forums would help in achieving better political understanding, three economists - Avadhoot Nadkarni, Pushpa Trivedi and R.G. Gidadhubli -- discuss various avenues open for two nations to concretely act upon.