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Liberalism and democracy in Myanmar / Roman David and Ian Holliday
Bib ID 7890378
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, online resource]
Author
David, Roman, author
 
Online Access
Description Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018 
1 online resource () : illustrations. 
ISBN 9780192537430 ((electronic bk.))
0192537431 ((electronic bk.))
Invalid ISBN 9780198809609
0198809603
Full contents
  • Cover; Liberalism and Democracy in Myanmar; Copyright; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Acronyms; Note on Usage; Introduction; MYANMAR'S DUAL CHALLENGE; PROSPECTS FOR LIBERAL DEMOCRACY; METHODOLOGY AND PLAN; NOTES; 1: Historical Context; COLONIALISM; DEMOCRACY; AUTHORITARIANISM; REPRESSION; ETHNIC RELATIONS; SOCIAL EXCLUSION; CONCLUSION; NOTES; 2: The People and the Constitution; CONSTITUTIONALISM IN MYANMAR; Democratic Constitutionalism; Socialist Constitutionalism; Military Constitutionalism; CORE FEATURES OF THE 2008 CONSTITUTION
  • THE PEOPLE AND THE POLITICAL SYSTEMPolitical Reality; Political Aspirations; Discipline-Flourishing Democracy; CONSTITUTING THE LEGISLATURE; CONSTITUTING THE EXECUTIVE; CONCLUSION; NOTES; 3: The Theatre of Democratization; PERSPECTIVES ON DEMOCRATIZATION; THE DEFENCE SERVICES, THE USDP, AND THEIN SEIN; THE NLD AND AUNG SAN SUU KYI; ACTIVIST MONKS; ETHNIC PARTIES AND ARMED GROUPS; POLITICAL PARTICIPATION AND CIVIL SOCIETY; ACTORS AND AUDIENCE; CONCLUSION; NOTES; 4: Group Relations and Tolerance; GROUP RELATIONS; GRASSROOTS PERCEPTIONS; Majority Perceptions; Minority Perceptions
  • GOVERNMENT MEASURESEquality and Antidiscrimination Provisions; Intermarriage and Religious Laws; Citizenship, Identity Cards, and Census; TOLERANCE; TOLERANCE OF THE ROHINGYA; Group Contact; Negative Experiences and Emotions; Liberal Beliefs; Predictors of Tolerance; CONCLUSION; NOTES; 5: Transitional Justice; UNDERSTANDING TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE; TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE IN MYANMAR; Scale of Abuse; Intensity of Abuse; Pattern of Abuse; Power Constellation; POPULAR SUPPORT; Reparatory Measures; Retributive Measures; Revelatory Measures; Reconciliatory Measures; Justice or Reform?; VICTIMS
  • Prison ConditionsExperience of Abuse; Individual Impact; Family and Community Life; Views of Justice; VICTIMS AND TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE; CONCLUSION; NOTES; 6: Limited Liberalism; CONTRADICTIONS; Simultaneous Support for Democracy and Military Rule; Support for a Contradictory Constitution; Withholding of Female Support for a Female Leader; Inconsistency and Consistency in Support for Transitional Justice; CONCEPTUALIZING LIMITED LIBERALISM; Reflection; Conceptualization; Utility; Implications; APPLICATION TO MYANMAR; Political Culture; Limited Liberals; CONCLUSION; NOTES; Conclusion; NOTES
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web. 
Subjects Liberalism -- Burma.  |  Democracy -- Burma.  |  Burma -- Politics and government.
Other authors/contributors Holliday, Ian, author  |  EBSCOhost

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