This book charts the relationship between the evolving governments of independent India and concurrent US presidential administrations. It provides an in-depth analysis of the motivations, external constraints and ideological agendas that characterized Indian-US relations.

chapter 1|16 pages

Introduction: The Strained Relationship

ByHarold A. Gould, Šumit Ganguly

chapter 2|25 pages

U.S.-Indian Relations: The Early Phase

ByHarold A. Gould

chapter 3|21 pages

The Kennedy Administration and India

ByJane S. Wilson

chapter 4|16 pages

U.S.-Indian Relations, 1961–1963: Good Intentions and Uncertain Results

ByWalter Κ. Andersen

chapter 5|10 pages

U.S.-Indian Relations During the Lyndon Johnson Era

ByŠumit Ganguly

chapter 6|30 pages

U.S.-Indian Relations in the Nixon and Ford Years

ByThomas P. Thornton

chapter 7|17 pages

U.S. Policy Toward India During the Carter Presidency

ByRobert F. Goheen

chapter 8|15 pages

The Reagan Administration and India

ByStephen Philip Cohen

chapter 9|24 pages

Congressional Attitudes Toward India

ByArthur G. Rubinoff

chapter 10|20 pages

Public Opinion and Policy Choices in U.S. Relations with India

ByElizabeth Crump Hanson