Paper $36.95 ISBN: 9781848132726 Published July 2009 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $95.00 ISBN: 9781848132719 Published July 2009 For sale in North and South America only

Living Silence in Burma

Surviving Under Military Rule

Christina Fink

Living Silence in Burma

Christina Fink

Distributed for Zed Books

320 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $36.95 ISBN: 9781848132726 Published July 2009 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $95.00 ISBN: 9781848132719 Published July 2009 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction
1. Historical Legacies
2. The Ne Win Years, 1962-88
3. Breaking the Silence, 1988-90
4. Military Rule Continues, 1990-2000
5. The Than Shwe Years, 2000 and Beyond
6. Families: Fostering Conformity
7. Communities: Going with the Flow
8. The Military: A Life Sentence
9. Prison: 'Life University'
10. Education: Floating Books and Bathroom Tracts
11. The Artistic Community: In the Dark, Every Cat is Black
12. Religion and Magic: Disappearing Jewels and Poltergeists
13. The Internationalization of Burma's Politics
Conclusion: A Different Burma
Bibliography
Index
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