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Two Cheers for Burma’s Rigged Election
Asian Survey
  • Neil A. Englehart, Bowling Green State University - Main Campus
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Article
Disciplines
Abstract

Burma’s recent election was clearly not free and fair. However, it can also be seen as improving a uniquely unrepresentative government, creating greater pluralism, and institutionalizing differences within the ruling junta. Even the rigged election may have created opportunities for further opening in the future.

Publication Date
1-1-2012
Citation Information
Neil A. Englehart. "Two Cheers for Burma’s Rigged Election" Asian Survey Vol. 52 Iss. 4 (2012) p. 666 - 686
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/neil_englehart/1/