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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Overview

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.
Contents.
Acknowledgements.
The Contributors.
Glossary.
Overview.
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.
Index.