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Genders & sexualities in modern Thailand / edited by Peter A. Jackson, Nerida M. Cook
Bib ID 231713
Format BookBook
Description Chiang Mai : Silkworm Books, c1999 
xi, 289 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 9747551071
Full contents
  • Introduction/ desiring constructs: transforming sex/gender orders in twentieth-century Thailand / Nerida M. Cook and Peter A. Jackson
  • Changing the rules: shifting bounds of adolescent sexuality in Northeast Thailand / Chris Lyttleton
  • Women and capitalist transformation in a northeastern Thai village / Andrea Whittaker
  • Reconfiguring Chineseness in Thailand: articulating ethnicity along sex/gender and class lines / Jiemin Bao
  • "Prostitutes are better than lovers": wives' views on the extramarital sexual behavior of Thai men / Chanpen Saengtienchai, John Knodel, Mark VanLandingham and Anthony Pramualratana
  • Sexuality, sexual experience, and the good spouse: views of married Thai men and women / John Knodel, Chanpen Saengtienchai, Mark VanLandingham and Rachel Lucas
  • "Who am 'I' in Thai?"- the Thai first person: self-reference or gendered self? / Voravudhi Chirasombutti and Anthony Diller
  • Proto-feminist discourses in early twentieth-century Siam / Scot Barm
  • Romances of the sixth reign: gender, sexuality, and Siamese nationalism / Thamora V. Fishel
  • The Madonna and the whore: self/"other" tensions in the characterization of the prostitute by Thai female authors / Rachel Harrison
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Homosexuality -- Thailand.  |  Women -- Thailand -- Social conditions.  |  Transsexualism -- Thailand.  |  Gay men -- Thailand.  |  Lesbians -- Thailand.  |  Male prostitution -- Thailand.  |  Transvestism -- Thailand.
Other authors/contributors Jackson, Peter A  |  Cook, Nerida M
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