Burma Essay Topics

Pepsi’s Burma Connection

Burma is an Asian country with a population of 42 million. The country is poor with a per capita gross domestic product of only $408, a high infant mortality rate, a low life expectancy and inflation above 20 percent. Burma gained independence from British rule in 1948. In September 1988 the army under the General… View Article

Compairison of amy tans mother tongue snd orwells shooting an elephant

Even though Tan and Orwell have two different approaches to showing a struggle to fit into society, they are actually in agreement that people who come from different places struggle to fit. This common ground becomes apparent through the emotion behind each authors’ writing. In both Tan and Orwell’s writing they show a variety of… View Article

Orwell: Shooting An Elephant – analysis paper

Prompt 3 “Read carefully paragrphs 11-13 of Orwells Shooting An Elephant. THen write a well-organized essay explaining how the author uses stylistic devices and rhetoical strategies to convey his attitude toward the shooting of the elephant. Elephants were once, and are currently, considered prized possessions in some parts of the world. The taming of these… View Article

Political and economic effects of Mongol rule on China and Middle East

Yuan economic policies also accommodated traditional Chinese practices. Yuan rulers did not try to convert China into the Mongol-style nomadic economy; instead, they fostered agriculture. They restored the she, rural organizations composed of about 50 families, to assist in farming. These organizations also improved flood control, established charity granaries for orphans and widows, and introduced… View Article

Religion and Beliefs in Myanmar

Burma is a predominantly Theravada Buddhist country. An appreciation of Buddhism and its history in Myanmar is a prerequisite for outsiders wishing to better understand the Burmese mind. There are no totally reliable demographic statistics from Burma, but the following is an estimate of the religious composition of the country: Buddhists: 89% Animists: 1% Christians:… View Article