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Author Perry, Peter John.
Title Myanmar (Burma) since 1962 : the failure of development / Peter John Perry.
Imprint Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2007.

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Descript xii, 208 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-201) and index.
Contents Looking at Ne Win's Burma : why and how -- Looking at Ne Win's Burma : sources and evidence -- Ne Win's Burma and its contexts : socialist and military -- Ne Win's Burma and its contexts : isolation, authoritarianism, Buddhism and the popular response -- Rice : the failing driving force -- Rice : sustained failure and unsustainable success -- Teak and timber : primacy by default -- Minerals : new profits and old -- Distributional crisis : socialism, shopkeepers and service providers -- Distributional crisis : the alternatives -- Insurgencies and drugs -- What happened next -- What now? afterwords and afterwards.
Subject Burma -- Economic conditions -- 1948-
Burma -- Economic policy.
ISBN/ISSN 0754645347 (alk. paper)
9780754645344 (alk. paper)


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