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Burma : prospects for a democratic future

Author: Robert I Rotberg; World Peace Foundation.
Publisher: Washington D.C. : Brookings Institute Press, ©1998.
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This book examines the origins and consequences of Burma's current policies from military, political, social, and economic perspectives. It analyzes the Asian decision to ""constructively engage""  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Burma.
Washington D.C. : Brookings Institute Press, ©1998
(DLC) 98008987
(OCoLC)38504346
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert I Rotberg; World Peace Foundation.
ISBN: 0585034133 9780585034133 0815791690 9780815791690
OCLC Number: 42330191
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 308 pages) : map
Contents: The evolution and salience of Burma's national political culture / Josef Silverstein --
Political values and political conflict in Burma / R.H. Taylor --
On time warps and warped time : lessons from Burma's "democratic era" / Mary P. Callahan --
From isolation to relevance : policy considerations / Marvin C. Ott --
The Armed Forces and military rule in Burma / Andrew Selth --
Burma's role in regional security--pawn or pivot? / J. Mohan Malik --
Ethnicity and Civil War in Burma : where is the rationality? / Ananda Rajah --
Development prospects for Burma : cycles and trends / David Dapice --
Drugs and economic growth : ethnicity and exports / Bertil Lintner --
Burma : the booming drug trade / Robert S. Gelbard --
The New Burma Road (paved by polytechnologies?) / Frank S. Jannuzi --
Foreign direct investment in Burma : trends, determinants, and prospects / Mark Mason --
The State's role in education in Burma : an overview / John J. Brandon --
Health in Burma : an interpretive review / David A. Chandler --
The road to political recovery : the salience of politics in economics / David I. Steinberg.
Responsibility: Robert I. Rotberg, editor.
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