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Sites of desire, economies of pleasure : sexualities in Asia and the Pacific / edited by Lenore Manderson and Margaret Jolly
Bib ID 15417
Format BookBook
Description Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1997 
xii, 367 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0226503038 (alkaline paper)
0226503046 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Series

The Chicago series on sexuality, history, and society

Full contents
  • Introduction: Sites of Desire/Economies of Pleasure in Asia and the Pacific / Lenore Manderson and Margaret Jolly
  • Ch. 1. Educating Desire in Colonial Southeast Asia: Foucault, Freud and Imperial Sexualities / Ann Staler
  • Ch. 2. Contested Images and Common Strategies: Early Colonial Sexual Politics in the Massim / Adam Reed
  • Ch. 3. Gaze and Grasp: Plantations, Desires, Indentured Indians, and Colonial Law in Fiji / John D. Kelly
  • Ch. 4. From Point Venus to Bali Ha'i: Eroticism and Exoticism in Representations of the Pacific / Margaret Jolly
  • Ch. 5. Parables of Imperialism and Fantasies of the Exotic: Western Representations and Thailand - Place and Sex / Lenore Manderson
  • Ch. 6. Primal Dream: Masculinism, Sin and Salvation in Thailand's Sex Trade / Annette Hamilton
  • Ch. 7. Kathoey >< Gay >< Man: The Historical Emergence of Gay Male Identity in Thailand / Peter A. Jackson
  • Ch. 8. State of Desire: Transformations in Huli Sexuality / Jeffrey Clark.
  • Ch. 9. A Plague on the Borders: HIV, Development, and Traveling Identities in the Golden Triangle / Doug Porter
 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [319]-345.

Filmography: p. [347]-348).

Subjects Sex customs -- Asia -- History.  |  Sex customs -- Pacific Area -- History.  |  Sex role -- Asia -- History.  |  Sex role -- Pacific Area -- History.  |  Ethnology -- Asia.  |  Ethnology -- Pacific Area.
Other authors/contributors Manderson, Lenore  |  Jolly, Margaret 1949-

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