Category Archives: Southeast Asia

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Dyadic Perspectives in Rural and Urban Thailand

A Review of Moral Personhood in a Globalizing World: Dyadic Perspectives in Rural and Urban Thailand, by Jessica McKenzie. A central issue in developmental psychology…

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Gender Relations in a Laotian Rubber Plantation

A review of “Where Gendered Spaces Bend”: The Rubber Phenomenon in Northern Laos, by Anna-Klara Lindeborg. Focusing on the Hmong households engaged in rubber plantation…

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Clan Status in Thai Politics

A review of Trakun, Politics and the Thai State, by Katja Rangsivek. Most Thai newspapers regularly devote at least a couple of pages to photos…

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Narratives of Southern Vietnamese History

A review of Reconceptualizing Southern Vietnamese History from the 15th to 18th Centuries: Competition along the Coasts from Guangdong to Cambodia, by Brian A. Zottoli….

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Redefining Public Space in Hanoi

A review of Redefining Public Space in Hanoi: Places, Practices and Meaning by Sandra Kurfürst. Redefining Public Space in Hanoi: Places, Practices and Meaning analyzes…