Concept of Asia and Relevance of Space Technologies

  • Ajey Lele


In recent years, the idea of Asia is generating great excitement. The resurgence of Asia is resulting as a turning point in the world history. The emerging Asia is no longer been viewed with the earlier stereotyped vision as a quagmire of poverty, illiteracy, religious fundamentalism and border disputes. The region’s different identity in terms of faiths, religions, cultures, political systems and economic inequalities is now been skillfully used by the Asian states for their own development. Various regions of Asia have acknowledged the liberal and democratic values of the West but at the same time have identified and adopted their own model linked to their respective cultures and values.


Space Technology Space Programme Asian State Asian Context Space Power 
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  • Ajey Lele
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  1. 1.Institute for Defence Studies & AnalysesNew DelhiIndia

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