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Laos: Beyond the Revolution

  • Joseph J. Zasloff
  • Leonard Unger

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Politics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Joseph J. Zasloff
      Pages 3-40
  3. Economics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-66
    2. United Nations Development Program
      Pages 67-83
  4. Society

  5. External Relations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Ambassador Saly Khamsy, Counsellor Pradap Pibulsonggram
      Pages 209-214
  6. US Policy towards Laos in Historical Perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 241-241
    2. Arthur J. Dommen
      Pages 243-274
    3. Leonard Unger
      Pages 275-284
    4. G. McMurtrie Godley, Jinny St Goar
      Pages 285-314
    5. David Floyd Lambertson
      Pages 315-317
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 319-348

About this book

Introduction

This work contains papers presented at a conference called "Current Developments in Laos" in Washington DC in 1988. The topics covered range from Lao nationalism and American policy, 1954-1959, to Laotian refugees in Thailand.

Keywords

communism economy foreign policy government human rights Laos nationalism Policy revolution socialism Thailand work

Editors and affiliations

  • Joseph J. Zasloff
    • 1
  • Leonard Unger
    • 2
  1. 1.University of PittsburghUSA
  2. 2.School of Advanced International StudiesJohns Hopkins UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-11214-2
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-11216-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-11214-2
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