1. Amartya Sen discusses the universality of democracy and its intrinsic and instrumental values in the Journal of Democracy 10.3 (1997) 3–17. http://muse.jhu.edu/demo/jod/10.3sen.html. Accessed 6 August 2007.
2. Though not discussed openly, this has been the predominant progressive view at private exchanges between scholars of the region. David Ludden discusses some of its intricacies and implications. http://www.sas.upenn.edu/~dludden/areast1.htm. Accessed 1 August 2007.
3. Brahma Chellaney, a professor of strategic studies at the privately funded Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi argues that channelling Tibetan waters northward can have grave implications for South Asia as China aims for a bigger share of South Asia’s water ...