Bangladesh and Pakistan : Flirting with Failure in South Asia
By William B. Milam
Price : Rs650.00 | $ 20.00
Published by : The University Press Dhaka
Pages : 276 pp
Year : 2006
ISBN : 984-8815-19-9
Preface. Introduction: The turning points. 1. The legacy of two bloody partitions. 2. Flawed leaders and failed democracies. 3. From military to civilian rule in Bangladesh. 4. From military to semi-military rule in Pakistan. 5. The Ershad Military intervention. 6. Electoral democracy is not enough. 7. Electoral democracy revisits Pakistan, 1988-99. 8. Pakistan's self-fulfilling prophecy: the military back in power. 9. Economic and social development and the NGOs. 10. Still on the brink after thirty-seven years. 11. Epilogue. Works consulted. Index.