Myanmar and the Rohingya

Lesson Duration

From: The Choices Program

Students will:

  • Learn more about the Rohingya people of Myanmar and the current conflict.
  • Read and analyze personal accounts from numerous Rohingya people about their experiences.
  • Read and analyze excerpts from the Myanmar government’s response to criticism related to the conflict.
  • Discuss the benefits and limitations of different types of sources for understanding this conflict and others.

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The Choices Program is a national education initiative developed at Brown University's Watson Institute for International Studies.