NIAS Public Lecture: “Emerging opportunities & Challenges of Indo-Pacific: The prospects of Japan and India Cooperation” by Prof. Tosh Minohara, Lecture Hall, NIAS, 1500hrs

National Institute of Advanced Studies

Indian Institute of Science Campus



International Strategic and Security Studies Programme(ISSSP)



Emerging opportunities & Challenges of Indo-Pacific: The prospects of Japan and India Cooperation



Prof. Tosh Minohara

Professor, Kobe University


Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 3:00 pm, Lecture Hall, NIAS


About the Speaker:

Tosh Minohara is a Professor of U.S.-Japan Relations at the Graduate School of Law and Politics, Kobe University, Japan. Dr. Minohara is a specialist of international relations (diplomacy and politics) who also possesses an academic interest in military affairs and security studies. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California Davis and his Ph.D. in political science/diplomatic history from the Graduate School of Law, Kobe University.

His many publications include, The Japanese Exclusion Act and U.S.-Japan Relations (Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten, 2002 [in Japanese]), which was awarded the Shimizu Hiroshi Book Prize from the Japanese Association for American Studies. He has also edited the following compiled volumes, Tumultuous Decade: Empire, Society and Diplomacy in 1930s Japan (University of Toronto Press, 2013); The Decade of the Great War: Japan and the Wider World in the 1910s (Brill, 2014), and most recently, The History of US-Japan Relations: From Perry to the Present (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017).


All are cordially invited

Wednesday, December 6, 2017