No time for dreams : living in Burma under military rule / Carolyn Wakeman and San San Tin ; introduction by Emma Larkin.

Compelling images of cinnamon-robed monks confronting the guns and clubs of Burma's military junta outraged the world in September 2007. Then communications links were cut, and curfews, interrogations, midnight raids, beatings, and arrests crushed the remnants of defiance. Tragically, it had al...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Wakeman, Carolyn.
Other Authors: Tin, San San, 1950-
Format: eBook
Published:Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2009.
Series:Asian voices (Rowman and Littlefield, Inc.)
Table of Contents:
  • Strangers in the night
  • No turning back
  • Spreading socialism
  • Student affairs
  • Lessons in literacy
  • Inside the bureaucracy
  • Crackdown and compromise
  • Roads leading nowhere
  • Reporting as a woman
  • Mounting costs
  • Political training
  • Confrontation
  • Bullets at the pagoda
  • Reprisals
  • Turning to ash
  • Relocation
  • Spreading corruption.