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Tai lands and Thailand

Tai lands and Thailand

community and state in Southeast Asia

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Published by University of Hawaii Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tai (Southeast Asian people) -- Economic conditions,
  • Tai (Southeast Asian people) -- Social conditions,
  • Tai (Southeast Asian people) -- Politics and government,
  • Subsistence economy -- Southeast Asia,
  • Capitalism -- Southeast Asia,
  • Community life -- Southeast Asia,
  • Southeast Asia -- Economic conditions,
  • Southeast Asia -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Andrew Walker.
    ContributionsWalker, Andrew, 1961-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS523.4.T35 T47 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22514309M
    ISBN 109780824833596
    LC Control Number2008038197

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Tai Lands and Thailand I am delighted to announce the publication of Tai Lands and Thailand: Community and State in Southeast Asia. It has been published by National University of Singapore Press, NIAS Press, and University of Hawaii Press.

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Tai Lands and Thailand by Andrew Walker,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Tai world spans much of mainland Southeast Asia, its largest groups being the Thai Tai lands and Thailand book Thailand, the Lao of Laos, the Shan of Burma and the Dai of southern China.

Studies of this world often treat 'state' and 'community' as polar opposites: the state produces administrative uniformity and commercialization while community sustains tradition, local knowledge and subsistence economy.

This. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations, map ; 23 cm. Contents: Modern Tai community / Andrew Walker --The origins of community in the Thai discourse of global governance / Craig J.

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