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Author Ockey, James, 1961-

Title Making democracy : leadership, class, gender, and political participation in Thailand / James Ockey.

Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  320.9593 Oc4m 2004    ---  Available
Description ix, 233 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-227) and index.
Contents Changing patterns of leadership, culture, power, and democracy -- Leadership, political parties, factions, and patronage -- Women and leadership -- From Nakleng to Jaopho : traditional and modern patrons -- God mothers, good mothers, good lovers, godmothers : changing stereotypes and leadership in Thailand -- Eviction and changing patterns of leadership in Bangkok slum communities -- Thai middle class elements : leading in democracy?
Subject Democracy -- Thailand.
Political participation -- Thailand.
Politics and culture -- Thailand.
Thailand -- Politics and government.
ISBN 0824827813 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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