Tag Archives: Burma

Issue 3 for 2018 published

Issue number 3 for Volume 48 (2018) of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This number is a regular issue, featuring six research articles, a commentary and four book reviews. Two of … Continue reading

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Political Thought, Politics and Religion in Myanmar

Buddhism, Politics and Political Thought in Myanmar is a new book by JCA author Matthew Walton, published by Cambridge University Press. It is reviewed for JCA by Ashley South. In his review, South begins by observing: “Probably the most comprehensive … Continue reading

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Issue 1 for 2018 published

Issue number 1 in Volume 48 (2018) of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically. It is available from the publisher’s site. This number is a regular issue, featuring research articles, a commentary and book reviews. This … Continue reading

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Constitutionalism and Myanmar

Constitutionalism and Legal Change in Myanmar, edited by Andrew Harding and Khin Hin Oo and recently published by Hart Publishing is reviewed at JCA (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2018.1427780) by Jonathan Liljeblad of the Law School, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia. Liljeblad points … Continue reading

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Myanmar and the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative

The final substantive article for the forthcoming special issue Who Governs and How? Non-State Actors and Transnational Governance in Southeast Asia, edited by Helen E. S. Nesadurai and Shaun Breslin, has been published. Marco Bünte is at the School of … Continue reading

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Environment and politics in Myanmar and Thailand

JCA author Ashley South has reviewed the second edition of Adam Simpson’s Energy, Governance and Security in Thailand and Myanmar (Burma): A Critical Approach to Environmental Politics in the South for the journal (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1416154). South states that Simpson’s “revised … Continue reading

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Peace Processes and Hybrid Governance in Myanmar

Ashley South‘s latest article is available at the publisher’s website. In his “Hybrid Governance” and the Politics of Legitimacy in the Myanmar Peace Process (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1387280), Ashley examines the process of accommodating existing governance arrangements in ethnic areas that often … Continue reading

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