Myanmar (Burma) since the 1988 Uprising

Myanmar (Burma) since the 1988 Uprising

Author: Andrew Selth

Publisher: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute

ISBN: 9789814951784

Category: Reference

Page: 370

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Updated by popular demand, this is the fourth edition of this important bibliography. It lists a wide selection of works on or about Myanmar published in English and in hard copy since the 1988 pro-democracy uprising, which marked the beginning of a new era in Myanmar’s modern history. There are now 2,727 titles listed. They have been written, edited, translated or compiled by over 2,000 people, from many different backgrounds. These works have been organized into thirty-five subject chapters containing ninety-five discrete sections. There are also four appendices, including a comprehensive reading guide for those unfamiliar with Myanmar or who may be seeking guidance on particular topics. This book is an invaluable aid to officials, scholars, journalists, armchair travellers and others with an interest in this fascinating but deeply troubled country.
Myanmar (Burma) since the 1988 Uprising
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Andrew Selth
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-24 - Publisher: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute

Updated by popular demand, this is the fourth edition of this important bibliography. It lists a wide selection of works on or about Myanmar published in English and in hard copy since the 1988 pro-democracy uprising, which marked the beginning of a new era in Myanmar’s modern history. There are
A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Malaysia and Singapore
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: G. W. H. Davison, Chin Aik Yeap
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: John Beaufoy Pub

An easy-to-use identification guide to 280 bird species most commonly seen in Malaysia (including the states of Sabah and Sarawak on the island of Borneo) and Singapore, perfect for resident and visitor alike.High quality photographs from some of Malaysia's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include
Birds of Two Worlds
Language: en
Pages: 502
Authors: Russell Greenberg, Peter P. Marra
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05-02 - Publisher: JHU Press

For centuries biologists have tried to understand the underpinnings of avian migration: where birds go and why, why some migrate and some do not, how they adapt to a changing environment, and how migratory systems evolve. Twenty-five years ago the answers to many of these questions were addressed by a
Colonizing Animals
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Jonathan Saha
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-11 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Animals were vital to the British colonization of Myanmar. In this pathbreaking history of British imperialism in Myanmar from the early nineteenth century to 1942, Jonathan Saha argues that animals were impacted and transformed by colonial subjugation. By examining the writings of Burmese nationalists and the experiences of subaltern groups,
Habitats of the World
Language: en
Pages: 568
Authors: Iain Campbell, Kenneth Behrens, Charley Hesse, Phil Chaon
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-28 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Habitats of Australasia (Australia, NZ and New Guinea) -- Habitats of the Neotropics (Central and South America) -- Habitats of the Afrotropics (SSaharan Africa) -- Habitats of the Palearctic (Europe, North Asia and North Africa) -- Habitats of the Nearctic (North America).