AuthorKlausner, William J
TitleReflections on Thai culture : Collected writings / William J. Klausner
Imprint Bangkok : The Siam Society, c1993
Edition 4th ed
Descript 397 p. : ill. ; 21 cm

CONTENT

Ceremonies and festivals in a Northeastern Thai village -- Sex and morality in a Northeastern Thai village: ideal and practice -- Siang Miang: folk hero -- The Northeast migration problem -- Village life: change and continuity -- Popular Buddhism in Northeast Thailand -- The Thai Sangha and national development -- The Thai Sangha: strength through diversity -- Buddhism: some misconceptions -- Buddhism, animism, brahminism: co-existence -- Law and social values -- Law and society -- Krengjai: deference and consideration -- labour relations -- Factionalism -- Sanuk -- Women's right -- Bargaining -- Language: foreign borrowing -- Body language -- Violence -- Power and hooliganism -- The drunkard: challenge and response -- Movies: social realism -- Literature: social realism -- Pawnshops -- Cuisine and eating habits -- Ghosts -- Taboos -- Village life: ideal behavior -- Climate -- World view -- Cross-cultural marriage


Thailand -- Social life and customs Thailand -- Civilization

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Political Science Library306 K63R 1993CHECK SHELVES
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Arts LibraryDS568 K63R 1993CHECK SHELVES
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