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Economic geography of a north Burma Kachin village

Robert E. Huke

Economic geography of a north Burma Kachin village

presented at the meetings of the Far Eastern Association, New York City, April 13-14, 1954.

by Robert E. Huke

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Published in [New York? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kachin State (Burma) -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. New Haven, Conn., Human Relations Area Files [1970?] (HRAF. AP1, Burma. Category 116, 28)

    SeriesHRAF -- 28.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination23 l.
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16807704M

    the Union of Burma, Rangoon, Burma. Consultants: Robert E. Hattis Consult-ing Engineers [and others. Chicago, 1 vol. (various pagings) illus., plans (part col.) GLEDHILL, A. The Burmese constitution. Indian year book of international affairs 2 (), GOODMAN, R. J. The Karen problem in Burma [by] R. J. Goodman and Edward Kersch.   Courtney T. Wittekind reflects on the nuanced framing of war and peace offered by a new edited volume. To say that the edited collection War and Peace in the Borderlands of Myanmar arrives at a critical time in Myanmar’s political history is perhaps an understatement. While Myanmar continues along its path of political and economic change, the country’s.

      Myanmar’s Tatmadaw has been launching air strikes in the gold and mining region inside Kachin state’s Tanai township in recent months. The area is controlled by the Kachin Independence. Political systems of Highland Burma: a study of Kachin Social Structure [Leach E] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Lehman --Toward a basis for understanding the minorities in Burma. of the writer's personal observations in the country. In existing text books there is often considerable uncertainty as to how to deal with Burma.

Its economic geography is treated as part of that of the Indian Empire, yet the province is frequently recognized as essentially a region of Indo-China.

Since independence inBurma has suffered from many internal conflicts. One of the most long-standing of these has been in the Kachin State, in the far north of the country where Burma has borders with India to the west and China to the east. The book contains 25 chapters organized into five parts.

Part One deals with the study of economic and social geography, including approaches to the study of human geography and environmental perception and behavior.

Part Two on population geography covers topics such as population geography, population change, and population Edition: 4. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

Kachin State (Kachin: Wunpawng Mungdaw (or) Wunpawng Mungdan; Burmese: ကချင်ပြည်နယ်) is the northernmost state of is bordered by China to the north and east (Tibet and Yunnan, specifically and respectively); Shan State to the south; and Sagaing Region and India (Arunachal Pradesh) to the lies between north latitude 23° 27' and 28° 25' longitude 96 Capital: Myitkyina.

A village of mostly Lisu peoples in Putao, Kachin state, northern Myanmar. The beautiful place is several days hike away from the snow capped mountains along Myanmar and India border.

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Beth-el. Kachin state is a lightly populated northern state of Myanmar bordering China that is rich in jade, hydroelectric potential, and conflict. In it had million people, less than half of which areFile Size: KB.

Edited by Mandy Sadan, pp., maps and illustrations, paperback In armed hostilities between the Kachin Independence Organisation and Myanmar Army ended a year ceasefire agreement. The unwillingness of local Kachin people and the Kachin political-military leadership to bow to pressure for a speedy renewal.

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The Burmese government rakes in more foreign-aid money while its army kills more ethnic Kachin Myanmar and China: The Kachin dilemma Jan 31stfrom Print edition. Huke, Robert E. Economic Geography of a North Burma Kachin Village, Hanover, Dartmouth College Department of Geography (mimeographed).

Google Scholar Hutchinson, E.W. " The Lawa in Northern Siam," JSS, 27, - Author: Frank M. LeBar. Description: "Myanmar and China on Saturday signed scores of deals, most of them set to spur China’s landmark Belt and Road Initiative, an ambitious project to connect Asia with Africa and Europe via land and maritime networks to boost trade and stimulate economic growth.

On his first visit to China’s Southeast Asian neighbor, President Xi Jinping met Myanmar President Win Myint, State. The war-torn state is also at the heart of a power struggle between China’s encroaching economic interests in Myanmar and the battle-hardened ethnic militias engaged in fragile peace talks with.

Indeed, bitter fighting continues to this day in the Kachin area of the far north, which has generated major flows of internal refugees. Yet according to this analysis, much of Kachin state has a significantly higher than average level of economic development. Renewed ethnic insurgency, however, jeopardizes Burma’s tenuous economic standing as well as its tentative movement toward political openness and reengagement with the United States and the European Union.

Removing one of the main sources of Kachin discontent, the Myitsone Dam, thus has important security ramifications for the Burmese state. Geography.

The country within the Kachin hill tracts is roughly estimated at 19, square miles (49, km 2), and consists of a series of ranges, for the most part running north and south, and intersected by valleys, all leading towards the Ayeyarwady River, which drains the whole country.

Kachin people. The Kachin Hills are inhabited by the Kachin or Chingpaw, who are known on the Assam Coordinates: 26°41′N 97°14′E / .Kachin is an ethnicity that comprises various linguistic groups with overlapping territories and integrated social structures. Contemporary usage of Kachin relates to a grouping of six ethnicities: Rawang, the Lisu, the Jingpo, the Zaiwa, the Lashi/Lachik and the Lawngwaw/Maru.The population in Myanmar is already spatially more concentrated than that in Thailand.

This is partly because Myanmar contains some mountainous areas where the population density is low. Based on analysis of the distribution of nighttime lights in Myanmar, we may have some implications on the country’s economic and industrial activities.