The Resource Romancing Human Rights : Gender, Intimacy, and Power between Burma and the West, Tamara C. Ho, (electronic resource)

Romancing Human Rights : Gender, Intimacy, and Power between Burma and the West, Tamara C. Ho, (electronic resource)

Label
Romancing Human Rights : Gender, Intimacy, and Power between Burma and the West
Title
Romancing Human Rights
Title remainder
Gender, Intimacy, and Power between Burma and the West
Statement of responsibility
Tamara C. Ho
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When the world thinks of Burma, it is often in relation to Aung San Suu Kyi. But beyond her is another world, one that complicates the over determination of Burma as a pariah state and myths about the 'high status' of Southeast Asian women. Critiquing this fraught terrain, Tamara C. Ho maps 'Burmese women' as real and imagined figures across the twentieth century and into the twenty-first
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Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ho, Tamara C.
Dewey number
305.409
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Language note
English
LC call number
HQ1735.7
LC item number
.H62 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Asian and Pacific American transcultural studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burmese literature
  • Women in literature
  • Public opinion
  • Women, Burmese
  • Aung San Suu Kyi
  • Law-Yone, Wendy
  • Ma Ma Leʺ
Label
Romancing Human Rights : Gender, Intimacy, and Power between Burma and the West, Tamara C. Ho, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
From Orwell to Rambo: interracial affiliations and transnational antagonisms in the age of human rights -- The making of a modern Burmese wife: gendering the local and possessive investments in masculinity in Ma Ma Lay's Not out of hate -- "Truth has a witness": postcolonial adjudication, interracial passing, and human rights -- Performative politics of Aung San Suu Kyi (or papa's baby and mama's maybe) -- Wendy Law-Yone: Burmese displacement and co-occupancy in the United States -- Conclusion: diaspora and daughters
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824853921
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000380003
  • (EBL)3413814
  • (SSID)ssj0001457852
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11815098
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001457852
  • (PQKBWorkID)11443781
  • (PQKB)10883483
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3413814
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0001569460
  • (OCoLC)905636960
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse43617
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000380003
Label
Romancing Human Rights : Gender, Intimacy, and Power between Burma and the West, Tamara C. Ho, (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
From Orwell to Rambo: interracial affiliations and transnational antagonisms in the age of human rights -- The making of a modern Burmese wife: gendering the local and possessive investments in masculinity in Ma Ma Lay's Not out of hate -- "Truth has a witness": postcolonial adjudication, interracial passing, and human rights -- Performative politics of Aung San Suu Kyi (or papa's baby and mama's maybe) -- Wendy Law-Yone: Burmese displacement and co-occupancy in the United States -- Conclusion: diaspora and daughters
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824853921
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000380003
  • (EBL)3413814
  • (SSID)ssj0001457852
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11815098
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001457852
  • (PQKBWorkID)11443781
  • (PQKB)10883483
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3413814
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0001569460
  • (OCoLC)905636960
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse43617
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000380003

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