Myanmar’s wirathu : the social influencer in sectarian violence
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The influence of Wirathu, the Buddhist monk and leader of the nationalist 969 movement, in inciting the sectarian violence in Myanmar has been undisputed and unchecked. Is the unchallenged role of Wirathu as an effective social influencer due to the implicit support of those in power?
DRNTU::Social sciences::Sociology::Social influence
RSIS Commentaries, 169-13
Nanyang Technological University