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Author Castro-Woodhouse, Leslie, 1968- author.

Title Woman between two kingdoms : Dara Rasami and the making of modern Thailand / Leslie Castro-Woodhouse.

Publication Info. Ithaca [New York] : Southeast Asia Program Publications, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2020.


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Description 1 online resource
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introducing Lan Na, the inland constellation, and Siam -- Dara Rasami's career in the Siamese royal palace -- Performing identity and ethnicity in the Siamese court -- Inventing Lan Na "tradition" and Dara Rasami's legacy -- Intertwined fates: monarchy, women's bodies, and the Thai state.
Summary "A study of Princess Dara Rasami, one of 153 royal consorts to the king of Thailand, that reveals the central roles played by women in the political dynamics of both the nascent Thai nation and Southeast Asia, shedding light on ethnic difference and gender relations in nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century Thailand"-- Provided by publisher
Note Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher.
Subject Sex role -- Political aspects -- Thailand -- History -- 19th century.
Sex role -- Political aspects -- Thailand -- History -- 20th century.
Polygyny -- Thailand -- History -- 19th century.
Polygyny -- Thailand -- History -- 20th century.
Ethnicity -- Thailand -- History -- 19th century.
Ethnicity -- Thailand -- History -- 20th century.
HISTORY -- Asia -- Southeast Asia.
Ethnicity (OCoLC)fst00916034
Polygyny (OCoLC)fst01737805
Sex role -- Political aspects (OCoLC)fst01114616
Thailand (OCoLC)fst01205310
Chronological Term 1800-1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Castro-Woodhouse, Leslie, 1968- Woman between two kingdoms. Ithaca, [New York] : Southeast Asia Program Publications, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2020 9781501755507 (DLC) 2020029372
ISBN 9781501755521 (pdf)
9781501755514 (epub)
9781501755507 (paperback)
Standard No. AU@ 000067422285
AU@ 000068805648

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