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dc.contributor.editorIngram, Sue
dc.contributor.editorKent, Lia
dc.contributor.editorMcWilliam, Andrew
dc.date.accessioned2021-02-10T12:58:18Z
dc.date.issued2015
dc.date.submitted2015-11-05 00:00:00
dc.date.submitted2020-04-01T14:25:52Z
dc.identifier578881
dc.identifierOCN: 945783094
dc.identifierhttp://library.oapen.org/handle/20.500.12657/32982
dc.identifier.urihttps://directory.doabooks.org/handle/20.500.12854/38305
dc.description.abstractTimor-Leste has made impressive progress since its historic achievement of independence in 2002. From the instability that blighted its early years, the fledgling democratic country has achieved strong economic growth and a gradual reinstatement of essential social services. A decade on in 2012, Presidential and Parliamentary elections produced smooth political transitions and the extended UN peacekeeping presence in the country came to an end. But significant challenges remain. This book, a product of the inaugural Timor-Leste Update held at The Australian National University in 2013 to mark the end of Timor-Leste’s first decade as a new nation, brings together a vibrant collection of papers from leading and emerging scholars and policy analysts. Collectively, the chapters provide a set of critical reflections on recent political, economic and social developments in Timor-Leste. The volume also looks to the future, highlighting a range of transitions, prospects and undoubted challenges facing the nation over the next 5–10 years. Key themes that inform the collection include nation-building in the shadow of history, trends in economic development, stability and social cohesion, and citizenship, democracy and social inclusion. The book is an indispensable guide to contemporary Timor-Leste.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.rightsopen access
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::1 Geographical Qualifiers::1F Asia::1FM South East Asia::1FMN Indonesia::1FMNT East Timor
dc.subject.othereconomic development
dc.subject.otherindependence
dc.subject.othertimor leste
dc.subject.otherDili
dc.subject.otherEast Timor
dc.subject.otherInfrastructure
dc.subject.otherPetroleum
dc.subject.otherXanana Gusmão
dc.titleA New Era? Timor-Leste after the UN
dc.typebook
oapen.identifier.doi10.26530/OAPEN_578881
oapen.relation.isPublishedBy975ba519-3ce2-4517-95bf-b847729fbcf1
oapen.relation.isbn9781925022506


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