Asia Europe Journal

, Volume 8, Issue 2, pp 193–209 | Cite as

The European Union in the eyes of India

  • Rajendra K. Jain
  • Shreya Pandey
Original Paper


The multifaceted engagement between India and the European Union (EU) has grown exponentially in recent years, leading to a strategic partnership, which is one of the three that the EU has in Asia. Based on a content analysis of three prominent Indian newspapers, which were monitored on a daily basis for a period of 6 months (1 July–31 December 2009), and interviews conducted with political, business, media, and civil society “elites,” this article seeks to analyze and assess the perceptions of the EU in India.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for European Studies, School of International StudiesJawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia

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