Articles by Melissa Crouch

Illiberalism and democratic illusions in Myanmar

မြန်မာနိုင်ငံရှိ တင်းမာသောအမြင်သဘောထားနှင့် ဒီမိုကရေစီလှည့်စားမှုများ - ဖွဲ့စည်းပုံအခြေခံဥပဒေပြင်ဆင်ခြင်းအား နိုင်ငံရေးစွမ်းဆောင်မှုအဖြစ် အသုံးချခြင်း

A personal tribute to U Ko Ni

Melissa Crouch reflects on the life and legacy of Myanmar’s legal voice of conscience.

Law and conflict in Myanmar

Anxiety about law reform is highlighting problems in the country’s political transition, writes Melissa Crouch.

Remembering the work of Professor Andrew Huxley

Melissa Crouch reflects on the late Andrew Huxley's significant contribution to the study of law in Myanmar/Burma

Reality check on Islam, Buddhism in Myanmar

Melissa Crouch suggests we should reconsider some of the big assumptions when analysing religious conflict

A Muslim man (left) answers questions during a census taking in the village of Barasa. Photo by AFP.

Myanmar’s Muslim mosaic and the politics of belonging

Melissa Crouch argues there is a need for an informed and scholarly response to issues facing Muslims in Myanmar

Constitutional amendment for Myanmar

Melissa Crouch suggests that today's 8888 anniversary is a time to reflect on 25 years of a heroic and prolonged struggle for democracy