Abbreviations Acknowledgements 1. Political Developments since Independence 2. Role of Civil Society 3. Power of Elites 4. Influence of External Agencies 5. Institutional Effects Conclusion Index
Nehginpao Kipgen is Assistant Professor at Jindal School of International Affairs, O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonipat, Haryana, India, and his general research interests include democratisation, democratic transition, human rights, ethnic conflict, identity politics and foreign policy. His academic research focuses on the politics of South Asia and Southeast Asia, especially Myanmar. He has published peer-reviewed academic articles in many reputed journals and over 100 articles in various leading international newspapers and magazines across the world.
'Who will find useful reading this book? Academics, researchers and students interested in Asian and Southeast Asian Studies, democratization processes, democratic transitions, political process and peace and conflict studies, especially concerned with Myanmar.' - Patricia Ordonez de Pablos, The University of Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain, International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management