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The Challenge of Change in a Divided Society

  • Peter Carey

Part of the St. Antony’s series book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Peter Carey
      Pages 1-23
  3. Politics And Constitution-Making

  4. Foreign Policy

  5. Views from the Periphery

  6. The Challenges Of Development

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 235-254

About this book


An up-to-date collection of essays by leading academics and Burma specialists covering some of the key economic, ethnic, political and social problems which currently confront Burma. The book is divided into four parts: Politics and Constitution Making, Foreign Policy, Views from the Periphery, and the Challenges of Development. Peter Carey's introduction provides a useful historical background, and assesses the political prospects for Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy following her 1995 release.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Carey
    • 1
  1. 1.Trinity CollegeOxfordUK

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