Abstracts

Abstracts are listed in alphabetical order.


Aung Myint Oo

Ludu: A Private Collection Open for Public and Academics

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Aung-Thwin, Maitri

Imperial Intertextuality and the Making of a Burmese/Bengali Criminal; Saya San's Connection to the Chittagong Armoury Raid Case of 1930

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Badgley, John

Myanmar Libraries: Past, Present and Future

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Barnard, Joanna

The Visibility of Beriberi? Colonial Healthcare and Nutrition British Burma

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Beemer, Bryce

Dancing Partners: The Influence of Thai Ramayana Masks on the Arts of the Konbaung Era

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Braun, Erik

Stone Before Speech: Mindon's Fifth Buddhist Council

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Brooten, Lisa

Why Press Freedom Is Not Enough: Human Rights, Peace-Building and the Multi-Ethnic Public Sphere

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Buchanan, John

The Rise of Rural Strongmen: Societies in Transition in Independent Burma

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Carstens, Charles

The Malalankaravatthu in Context

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Cherry, Haydon

Crime and Punishment in Colonial Burma: Policing the Plural Society

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Chowdhury, Chipamong

Marma of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Historical/Ethnic Relationship to Burma

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Clymer, Kenton

Burma, the United States, China and the Guomindang (KMT) Problem in the 1950s

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Coderey, Celina

Dana: Burmese Art of Donation

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Davis, William

A Population-Based Assessment of Health and Human Rights in Karen State, Burma

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Douglas, Gavin

The Dhamma Gita of Maung Ko Ko: Sacred and Secular Musical Fusion

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Egreteau, Renaud

Back from Golden Land: Exploring Migration Patterns, Resettlement and Political Mobilization of Burmese Indian Repatriates in Eastern India Since the 1960s

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Ehmer, Emily

Women Activist Writers of Burma Since 1988: Agents of Change and Courage

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Farrelly, Nicholas

A Manau Before a War: Culture and Conflict in Burma's Kachinland

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Ferguson, Jane

International Technology and Burmese Modernity in Burmese Cinema

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Green, Alexandra

Collecting Burmese Art at the British Museum

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Gruss, Inga

Social Hierarchy, Authenticity and Time: Student Performance by Migrant Children on World Teacher's Day

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Guyot, Dorothy

The Tension Between Acing the Matric and Learning Critical Thinking Skills

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Guyot, James

The Asiatic Mode of College Admission: A Burma Case

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Hall, Rebecca

Burmese Art in the Walters Art Museum

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HanThinzar (Honey) Zaw

Theravada Buddhism Influence on Gender Communication Myanmar/Burma

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Handlin, Lilian

A Labyrinth Image in the Mahosadha Jataka

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Harlacher, Sherry

Palm or Paper? Some Thoughts on Book Art Practices in Burma and Ceylon

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Hartmann, John

Connecting Chiang: Historical, Linguistic and Archaeological Possibilities

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Hingkanonta, Lalita

Mixed Marriage, Zerbadis, and Buddhism: Anatomy of Urban Unrest in Late Colonial Burma

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Hong, Emily

Cultural Resistance in Burma; Local Meaning-Making in the Work of Minority Rights Activists

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Huang, Roger

Rethinking State-Societal Relation in Myanmar: Implications for Current Political Developments

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Hue, Emily

Challenging Vulnerable Cartographies of Burma: Affect, Art and Humanitarian Discourse

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Johnson, Kim

Imperial Education Policies in Burma

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Keeler, Ward

Burmese Buddhism as Social Ideology

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Khin Zaw Win

Nation Building and Regional Powers

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Kiik, Laur

Myanmar's Conflicting Nationalisms - Myanmar's Disconnected Environmentalisms: The Case of the Myitsone Dam

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Kubo, Koji

Political Economy Analysis of Exchange Rate Policy Reform in Myanmar

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Kurabe, Keita

On Lexical and Grammatical Borrowing in the Jingpho (Kachin) Language

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Kyaw Soe Lwin

Labour Politics under the Revolutionary Council (1962-1974)

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Leigh, Michael

Mytkin 1942: Seven Days that Shook a World

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Li Chenyang

Sino-Myanmar Relations after the General Election in 2010: Challenges and Prospect

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Lian Thang

The Pulpit Chronicle: A Study of How Burmese-Chin Immigrants in the United States Negotiate Their Ethnic Identity through Christianity

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Liu Zhi

Ethnic policy of the New Government and Tendency of Inter-Ethnicity Relations In Myanmar during Post Election Period

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Loring, Nicole

A Window of Opportunity? Using Burma's Recent Elections To Conceptualize Regime Change

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Lu Guangsheng

Economic Relations of Yunnan and Myanmar: Renewed Challenges

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Ma Jianxiong

Setting the Han Lineages Among Dai Chieftains: The Construction of Kokang Elite Networks as a Frontier Institution Between China and Burma

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MacDonald, Adam

From Military Rule to Electoral Authoritarianism: The Reconfiguration of Power in Myanmar and its Future

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MacLachlan, Heather

Constructing Pan-Karen Identity in Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Matelski, Maaike

Developments in Representation and Advocacy for Burmese Civil Society

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Mathieson, David

Quantifying and Qualifying the Human Cost of Burma's Civil Wars

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Maung Bo Bo

How to Raise the "Bo's Nationalism in the Cold War Burmese Press

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McCormick, Patrick

English in Burma as an Intellectual Inheritance

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Metro, Rosalie

Post-Colonial Subjectivities in the Post-Conflict Aid Triangle: The Drama of Educational Missionization in the Thai-Burma Borderlands

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Min Ye Paing Hein

Tax Reform and Economic Development in Burma (Myanmar): Thou Goest Whither?

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Mizuno, Asuka

Pattern of Settlements in Burmese Trade During the Colonial Period

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Mu Lung Hsu

Learning Chinese: The Cultural and Economic Basis of the Yunnanese Identity

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Myint Zan

Burma: Entering the Good News Column [Again]?: A Retrospective and Prospective Look at Recent "Stunning Reforms

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Patton, Thomas

Buddhist "Salvation Armies" and the Vanguards of the Sasana

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Pranke, Patrick

History and Eschatology in Burmese Buddhist Chronicles

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Prasse-Freeman, Elliott

Former Political Prisoners and Patterns of Re-Subjectivization

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Pyi Phyo Kyaw

Burmese Monastic Education in Contemporary Sociopolitical Contexts of Burma: Curricula, Motivations and Roles of Monastic Examinations

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Raymond, Catherine

The Burmese Harp: A Visual Construction of a Burmese Identity

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Rhoden, Thomas

Burmese Refugee Repatriation in Comparative Analysis

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Ruiz-Falques, Aleix

Saddhammasiri and His Philosophy of Language

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Sandar Win

Banks' Lending Decisions to Finance Businesses in the Facade of Convergent to Institutional Pressures: A Case of Myanmar (Burma)

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Schendel, Jorg

Commercializing the Upper Burma Rice Core

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Sun, Laichen

Gunpowder and Languages

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Tainturier, Francois

Sanctifying Old and New Knowledge in a Nineteenth Century Burmese Precis of Buddhist Cosmography

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Tan, Terrence

Beads of Samon Valley

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Tannenbaum, Kristina

Pulling the String: The Effects of Military Occupation and Rule on Burmese Marionettes

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Than,Tharaphi

All That Glitters is Not Gold: The Political and Social Reality Behind the Image of Powerful Women in Contemporary Burma/Myanmar

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Thein, Seinenu

Eating and the Emergence of the Burmese Self: An Examination of Burmese Children's Embodied Mealtime Practices and How They Shape Their Sense of Independence, Agency and Intimacy

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Thiha, Amara

The Impacts of Occidentalist Literatures on the Development of Racist Ideas and Rise of Ultra-Nationalism in Contemporary Myanmar (Burma)

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Turner, Alicia

Dynamic Orthodoxies and Shifting Sasana: Colonial Interpretations of Buddhist Reform

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Ty, Rey and Maria Beltra Figueroa

Contending Approaches to Refugee Services

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Wagenaar, Lodewijk

Troubles in Siam - The Last Years of the Dutch East India Company's Lodge in Ayutthaya, 1760-1767

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Walton, Matthew

Soldiers, Activists and Monks: Contesting "Democracy" in Contemporary Myanmar

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Watkins, Justin

Ritual Chanting in Sumtu Chin - A Report of Recent Linguistic Fieldwork

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Waxman, Nathan

The Naturalization of Indic Loanwords Into Burmese

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Wheatley, Julian

New Linguistic Data on the Pyu Language and It's Relationship to Old Burmese

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Yan Min Aung

Greening Myanmar Industry: Choosing the Right Environmental Policy Tools for Regulating Industrial Pollution in Burma

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Zhu Xianghui

Business Elites and Reform in Myanmar

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Zollner Hans-Bernd and Daw Hla Hla Win

Burmese/Myanmar Elections - Then and Now

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Abstracts By Name

Aung Myint Oo
Aung-Thwin, Maitri
Badgley, John
Barnard, Joanna
Beemer, Bryce
Braun, Erik
Brooten, Lisa
Buchanan, John
Carstens, Charles
Cherry, Haydon
Chowdhury,Chipamong
Clymer, Kenton
Coderey, Celine
Davis, William
Daw Hla Hla Win
Douglas, Gavin
Egreteau, Renaud
Ehmer, Emily
Farrelly, Nicholas
Figueroa, Maria Beltra
Ferguson, Jane
Green, Alexandra
Gruss, Inga
Guyot, Dorothy
Guyot, James
Hall, Rebecca
HanThinzar (Honey) Zaw
Handlin, Lilian
Harlacher, Sherry
Hartmann, John
Hingkanonta, Lalita
Hong, Emily
Huang, Roger
Hue, Emily
Johnson, Kim
Keeler, Ward
Khin Zaw Win
Kiik, Laur
Kubo, Koji
Kurabe, Keita
Kyaw Soe Lwin
Leigh, Michael
Li Chenyang
Lian Thang
Liu Zhi
Loring, Nicole
Lu Guangsheng
Ma Jianxiong
MacDonald, Adam
MacLachlan, Heather
Matelski, Maaike
Mathieson, David
Maung Bo Bo
McCormick, Patrick
Metro, Rosalie
Min Ye Paing Hein
Mizuno, Asuka
Mu Lung Hsu
Myint Zan
Patton, Thomas
Pranke, Patrick
Prasse-Freeman, Elliott
Pyi Phyo Kyaw
Raymond, Catherine
Rhoden, Thomas
Ruiz-Falques, Aleix
Sandar Win
Schendel, Jorg
Sun, Laichen
Tainturier, Francois
Tan, Terrence
Tannenbaum, Kristina
Than,Tharaphi
Thein, Seinenu
Thiha, Amara
Turner, Alicia
Ty, Rey
Wagenaar, Lodewijk
Walton, Matthew
Watkins, Justin
Waxman, Nathan
Wheatley, Julian
Yan Min Aung
Zhu Xianghui
Zollner Hans-Bernd