TITLE

India faces west

PUB. DATE
October 1949
SOURCE
America;10/29/1949, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the visit of Jawaharlal Nehru, Prime Minister of India to the U.S. in October 1949. The hesitant opinion of Americans towards India such as its admiration for some tenets of communism and its animosity towards capitalism are presented as well as the reassessment of India on its views towards the U.S. after the visit. The author concludes that the industrial technology and commercial cooperation the U.S. will extend to India may raise a democratic foundation against the threat of communism in Asia.
ACCESSION #
35303957

 

Related Articles

  • Fresh Rosebuds, Old Suspicions.  // Time;8/10/1953, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p31 

    The article reports that Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru has made a state visit in Pakistan and talked with Pakistani prime minister Mohammed Ali.

  • THE US FACTOR IN INDIA-CHINA RELATIONS: INDIA'S FINE BALANCING ACT. Narayandas, Rup // Harvard Asia Quarterly;Spring/Summer2012, Vol. 14 Issue 1/2, p53 

    India-China-US relations have witnessed discernible shifts in the years since India and China were born as independent nation states in 1947 and 1949, respectively, following different trajectories -- India democratic, and China, communist. he major twist in the triangular relationship occurred...

  • Nehru and Realism.  // America;12/8/1962, Vol. 107 Issue 36, p1205 

    The article criticizes the nonalignment centered policies of India's Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru in the period of cold war. It contends that it is this attitude of the so-called "uncommitted" world which has given the Communist China stamp its foothold outside its boundaries. It also states...

  • INDIA AND PEACE IN ASIA.  // New Republic;8/28/50, Vol. 123 Issue 9, p6 

    This article presents information on India and its Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru and his stature in the Asian subcontinent. Nehru and his government occupy a unique and invaluable place in the worldwide scheme of things and it is essential that the West should understand his position, work...

  • Mr. Nehru's Visit to Washington.  // America;12/29/1956, Vol. 96 Issue 13, p367 

    The author reflects on the visit of Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru in Washington on December 16, 1956. He stresses the difference in the atmosphere in the Minister's visit in 1949 and 1956 brought about by the impact of U.S. policy throughout Asia. The visit of Nehru introduced him to...

  • Unwelcome Guest.  // Time;5/2/1960, Vol. 75 Issue 18, p22 

    The article reports on the presidential visit of China's Premier Chou Enlai in India. According to India's Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, Chou's purpose of visit was a border compromise, one that would leave the Chinese in possession of vital fringe areas where they have already built roads...

  • "No Basic Chasm".  // Time;12/14/1953, Vol. 62 Issue 24, p42 

    The article reports on the success of the five-day visit of U.S. Vice President Richard Nixon to India, as indicated by the positive impression he made on Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and the press.

  • "Traditional Friendship".  // Time;7/5/1954, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p20 

    This article reports on an Indian state visit made by Chinese Premier Chou En-lai in 1954. Chou was greet by thousands of people when he arrived at the Palam airport in New Delhi. Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru welcomed his Chinese counterpart with a garland of flowers and a guard of...

  • The Rock of Difference.  // Time;5/9/1960, Vol. 75 Issue 19, p32 

    The article reports on the controversial state visit of Premier Chou En-lai in India and cites the adverse treatment to him by Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics