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The Daughter : A Political Biography of Aung San Suu Kyi

Author :  Hans-Bernd Zollner; Rodion Ebbighausen

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Country
Thailand
Publisher
Silkworm Books,Thailand
ISBN 9786162151460
Format PaperBack
Language English
Year of Publication 2018
Bib. Info 400 p,140 x 216 x 20.32mm
Categories Biography: historical, political & military,Asian history,Gender studies: women,Political leaders & leadership,South East Asia
Product Weight 417 gms.
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As the Rohingya crisis exploded, observers of Myanmar were shocked to see Aung San Suu Kyi, champion for the causes of liberal democracy and human rights, stand by as atrocities tore apart the western reaches of her country. The Daughter is an in-depth exploration of this icon-turned-leader and of the people, ideas, and experiences that have shaped her political identity. What emerges is not a shift in ideology but a consistent picture of the contrasts and multidimensionality that have defined her—prisoner and leader, principled resistor and pragmatic politician, the Lady and Mother Suu. Translated and updated from the original German, The Daughter is essential reading for professionals, journalists, and other observers seeking to understand Aung San Suu Kyi’s role in Myanmar.

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