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Lady boys, tom boys, rent boys : male and female homosexualities in contemporary Thailand / Peter A. Jackson, Gerard Sullivan, editors
Bib ID 2850533
Format BookBook
Description New York : Harrington Park Press, c1999 
xviii, 237 p. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0789006561 (alkaline paper)
156023119X (alkaline paper)
Summary

Lady Boys, Tom Boys, Rent Boys will help you understand how cultural, political, and economic systems shape sexuality and gender roles in Thai society and offers you effective prevention and intervention methods for Thai clients. Drawing attention to European models that may hinder cross-cultural collaboration for Thai-Western service provisions, this book offers information that provides you with the necessary knowledge for providing successful services. Lady Boys, Tom Boys, Rent Boys will help you increase awareness about HIV/AIDS and create successful and relevant intervention programs for your Thai clients.

Full contents
  • Foreword / Rakkit Rattachumpoth
  • A Panoply of Roles: Sexual and Gender Diversity in Contemporary Thailand / Peter A. Jackson and Gerard Sullivan
  • Same-Sex Sexual Experience in Thailand / Peter A. Jackson
  • HIV/AIDS Projects with and for Gay Men in Northern Thailand / Prudence Borthwick
  • Increasingly Gay Self-Representations of Male-Male Sexual Experiences in Thailand / Stephen O. Murray
  • Masculinity and Tom Identity in Thailand / Megan Sinnott
  • Transformations of Transgender: The Case of the Thai Kathoey / Han ten Brummelhuis
  • Rehearsing Gender and Sexuality in Modern Thailand: Masculinity and Male-Male Sex Behaviours / Graeme Storer
  • The Friends Thou Hast: Support Systems for Male Commercial Sex Workers in Pattaya, Thailand / Malcolm McCamish
  • Between Money, Morality and Masculinity: Bar-Based Male Sex Work in Chiang Mai / Jan W. De Lind van Wijngaarden.
 
Notes

"Simultaneously issued by the Haworth Press, Inc., under the same title, as a special issue of Journal of gay & lesbian social services, vol. 9, no. 2/3 1999."

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Homosexuality -- Thailand.  |  Transsexualism -- Thailand.  |  Gay men -- Thailand.  |  Lesbians -- Thailand.  |  Male prostitution -- Thailand.  |  Transvestism -- Thailand.
Other authors/contributors Sullivan, Gerard  |  Jackson, Peter A
Also Titled

Journal of gay & lesbian social services. Vol. 9, no. 2/3, 1999.

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