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Gender pluralism : Southeast Asia since early modern times / Michael G. Peletz
Bib ID 4607359
Format BookBook
Author
Peletz, Michael G
 
Description New York ; London : Routledge, 2009 
viii, 339 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780415931601
9780415931618
9780203880043
Full contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • Organization of the Book
  • 2. Gender Pluralism and Transgender Practices in Early Modern Times
  • Some Gendered Themes in the Political Cultures of Pre- and Early Modern States
  • Transgender Practices and Gender Pluralism in Early Modern Times
  • Conclusion
  • 3. Temporary Marriage, Connubial Commerce, and Colonial Body Politics
  • Temporary Marriage
  • From Temporary Wives to Concubines and Prostitutes
  • Colonial Body Politics and the Constriction of Pluralism
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [306]-330) and index.

Subjects Gender identity -- Southeast Asia.  |  Sex customs -- Southeast Asia.  |  Sex role -- Southeast Asia.  |  Transgender people -- Southeast Asia.

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