Myanmar's Long Road to National Reconciliation, 1st Edition

  • Roman Martonez
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  • ISBN-10: 9812306447
  • ISBN-13: 9789812306449
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 320 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released May 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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Address the many issues facing Myanmar after the sudden dismissal of the long-serving leader of the military regime, General Khin Nyunt, in late 2004.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Front Matter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
The Contributors.
1: Perspectives on Recent Political Developments.
2: “One Day, One Fathom, Bagan Won't Move”: On the Myanmar Road to a Constitution.
3: Burma's Military: Purges and Coups Prevent Progress Towards Democracy.
4: Ethnic Participation and National Reconciliation in Myanmar: Challenges in a Transitional Landscape.
5: Perspectives on the Economy and on Agricultural Development.
6: Burma's Economy 2004: Crisis Masking Stagnation.
7: The Status of the Agricultural Sector in Myanmar in 2004.
8: Sustainable Agricultural and Rural Development: Pathways to Improving Social, Economic and Environmental Conditions in Myanmar.
9: The Agricultural Sector and the Role of International Assistance in Promoting Agricultural Reform in Myanmar.
10: Perspectives on National Reconciliation and Civil Society Development.
11: Civil Society and Legitimacy: The Basis for National Reconciliation in Burma/Myanmar.
12: Making a Responsible Corporate Contribution to Modern Diplomacy in Myanmar.
13: Creating an Environment for Participation: International NGOs and the Growth of Civil Society in Burma/Myanmar.
14: More Than Saving Lives: The Role of International Development Agencies in Supporting Change Processes in Burma/Myanmar.
15: Exit, Voice and Loyalty in Burma: The Role of Overseas Burmese in Democratizing Their Homeland.
16: Charting the Way Ahead.
17: Foreign Aid: A Myanmar Perspective.
18: A Comprehensive International Approach to Political and Economic Development in Burma/Myanmar.