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Is the Pen Mightier than the AK-47? Tracking Shan Women's Militancy Within and Beyond

Ferguson, Jane


While the international media lauds the current Burma/Myanmar government for its steps recently taken towards democratic reform, major unsettled issues remain. Of particular concern are the various internal conflicts and the future role of the army, the Tatmadaw, as well as the country's numerous armed, geographically peripheral power-holders. The latter include the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) the United Wa State Army (UWSA), and the Shan State Army (SSA). Indeed, the country continues to...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2013
Type: Journal article
Source: Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific
Access Rights: Open Access


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