Politics, personality, and nation building: Burma's search for identity. [A study from the Center for International Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology].

; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Center for International Studies
New Haven, Yale University Press, 1962.

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Other Authors Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Center for International Studies.
Subjects Birmanie -- Politique et gouvernement.
Burma -- Politics and government.
Burma.
Politics and government
Description 307 pages 25 cm
Copyright Date 1962.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents I. The problem of nation building. The human dimension of nation building ; The nature of transitional politics: an analytical model ; Analytical approaches to nation building. -- II. The traditional order and the varieties of change. Introducing Burma ; Traditional forms and practices ; The sovereignty of politics in impeding development ; New structures and the clash of new political roles. -- III. The political culture: the spirit and calculations of Burmese politics. The political culture and transitional societies ; The imperfect communications of politics ; The contradictions of politics ; Sentiments about power and action ; The perceptions and judgments of Burmese politics. -- IV. The socialization process. A note on the Burmese family ; A sense for order and the idea of purposeful action. -- V. Political acculturation and reactions to changes in identity. The costs of political acculturation: the administrator ; Profiles of administrators: sketches in acculturation ; The politicians' search for identity ; Profiles of politicians: further sketches in acculturation. -- VI. Epilogue. The prospects for nation building.
Geographic Area Burma
Network Numbers (OCoLC)373632
(OCoLC)ocm00373632
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Pye, Lucian W., 1921-2008.
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