State Dominance in Myanmar: The Political Economy of Industrialization, 1st Edition

  • Tin Maung Maung Than
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  • ISBN-10: 9812305629
  • ISBN-13: 9789812305626
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 472 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released May 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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Focuses on the state's efforts to industrialize Myanmar, first through direct intervention and planning under a socialist economic framework as interpreted by the state leaders (1948-88) and lately (1989 onwards) through state-managed outward orientation.

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
Half Title.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Tables.
List of Figures.
About the Author.
1: The Setting.
2: Introduction.
3: Enduring Ideas and Lingering Notions.
4: Democratic Experiment (1948–62).
5: Towards a Socialist Welfare State.
6: Industrialization and the Economy.
7: Direct Military Rule (1962–74).
8: Revolutionary Change.
9: One–Party Socialist State (1974–88).
10: Planned State under Party Guidance.
11: Planned Industrialization in the Socialist Framework.
12: The End of the Socialist Era.
13: Military in Charge.
14: Dual Transition under Military Rule: The State Prevails.