Strategic Studies (Vol. 38, Spring 2018, No. 1)



US Security Strategy for Asia Pacific and India’s Role
Sobia Hanif and Muhammad Khan
US Withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Prospects for China Ahmad Rashid Malik
India’s Development of Sea-based Nuclear Capabilities: Implications for Pakistan Ghazala Yasmin Jalil
Modi’s “Issue-by-Issue” Diplomacy with China: Prospects of India’s Participation in BRI Ye Hailin
Impact of Geo-economics on Pak-China Strategic Relations Muhammad Faisal
Women’s Economic Empowerment Sans Labour Rights: Inadvertent Oversight or Tacit Omission Aisha Anees Malik
Nation Branding Endeavours of Azerbaijan: Reshaping National Image Sana Imran
Conceptualising Role of the State in Light of Classical Economic Thought Mian Ahmad Naeem Salik
War and Peace Framing: the Contextual Analysis of Indo-Pak Relations Zahid Yousaf, Haroon Elahi and Malik Adnan
Violation of the UN Resolutions on Kashmir: India’s Quest for UNSC Permanent Membership Shamsa Nawaz
Book Reviews  
Guardians of God: Inside the Religious Mind of the Pakistani Taliban. Sheikh, Mona Kanwal. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016. Amina Khan


Pakistan’s Enduring Challenges. Fair, C. Christine., and Watson, Sarah J., eds. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015.  Asad Ullah Khan
Inside the Middle East: Making Sense of the Most Dangerous and Complicated Region on Earth. Melamed, Avi. New York: Skyhorse Publishing, 2016.  Arhama Siddiqa
China’s Strategy toward South and Central Asia: An Empty Fortress. Scobell, Andrew., Ratner, Ely., and Beckley, Michael. US: RAND Cooperation, Santa Monica Ume Farwa