Chinas emergence as a great power is transforming the world, affecting its security, economy and physical environment. Power Realignments in Asia: China, India and the United States explores the impact of Chinas rise on relations among China, India and the United States. The topics covered in the collection span traditional security issuespolitical-military affairs and military modernizationto new challenges posed by rapid and deep economic integration, to global issues like energy security and environmental degradation accompanying rapid economic growth. Each of these issues affects the triangular dynamic among China, India and the United States. A special feature of this volume is that it is an informed assessment of an under-researched themeChinas complex role in simultaneously promoting and inhibiting Indo-US engagement. It examines the many shades of strategic ambiguity, reflected most recently in Chinas response to the historic Indo-US civil nuclear initiative.This work will be an important resource for all those interested in Asias security politics, the American response to the rise of China and India and the changing dynamic of Asian balance of power.