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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 542–543.
Published: 01 August 1961
...Hugh Tinker King Mongkut of Siam . By A. B. Griswold . New York : The Asia Society , 1961 . 60 . Notes (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1961 1961 542 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES the one which describes the forces behind Aglipayanism, the movement which...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 406–407.
Published: 01 May 1962
...Walter F. Vella Mongkut, The King of Siam . By Abbot Low Moffat . Ithaca : Cornell University Press , 1961 . xvi, 254 . Illustrated, Notes, Bibliography, Index. $3.75. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 406 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES scholastic puritanism...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (3): 499–501.
Published: 01 August 2023
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (3): 682–685.
Published: 01 May 1985
... forgotten the caveat implicit in this example and awards inexplicable credence to such sources as the books of Anna Leonowens. While he acknowledges that W S. Bristowe {Louis and the King of Siam [London: Chatto and Windus, 1976]) and A. L. Moffat (Mongkut, the King ofSiam [Ithaca, N. Y: Cornell University...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 407–408.
Published: 01 May 1962
... REVIEWS 407 nal of the Siam Society, and the missionary records by Bradley in his diary and by Smith in the Siam Repository are all used. The most important single source, however, is a manuscript collection of Mongkut's letters, decrees, judgments, and state papers gathered together and translated by M...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2005) 64 (4): 881–909.
Published: 01 November 2005
... I love. (National Library of Thailand, Cotmaihet Rama 4, doc. 239, Khamsaban Khangnai ru¨ ang khamsaban Khangnai [Inner Palace Oath: About the Inner Palace Oath], lines 48 55) The preceding excerpt comes from an oath of allegiance to Siam s King Mongkut sworn by a caocom,1 a title referring...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (3): 403–406.
Published: 01 May 1962
... from arrogating to myself the proffering of counsel of alleged ex post facto perfection, I must thus end by recording my profound appreciation of Geertz' admirable achievement: Honi soit qui mal y pense of the questions to which he has provoked me! HARRY J. BENDA Yale University Mongkut, The King...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (2): 203–220.
Published: 01 February 1976
... monastic order created schism in the Siamese Sangha and a certain amount of friction with the court. Shortly before his accession, in fact in order to assure it, Mongkut backed away from his outspoken position; see his own statement, ibid., pp. 100–101. 51 Bradley William L. , “Prince...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (2): 333–353.
Published: 01 May 1998
... volumes, mostly for government officials and members of the royal family whom he knew personally. These pieces are actually obituaries lauding their subjects (Breazeale 1971, 39 40). The historian-prince himself confessed in the biography that he wrote of Thiang, a consort of King Mongkut, who was also...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 543–544.
Published: 01 August 1961
..., Inc. 1961 1961 BOOK REVIEWS 543 kut which historians should consider? The king Lords of Life. The Paternal Monarchy of is portrayed chiefly as a Buddhist and a re- Bangkok. By PRINCE CHULA CHAKRA- former. The transcendent role of Buddhism in BONGSE. Introduction by H. R. Trevor- Mongkut's life...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (3): 551–567.
Published: 01 May 1971
... important one requiring that Buddhist clergy be registered and carry identification papers. See Dhaninivat Prince , A History of Buddhism ( Bangkok : Asia Foundation , 1960 ), p. 26 . Mongkut had been a monk for 27 years before ascending to the throne. During his sojourn in the monkhood, he...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 5 (1): 28–46.
Published: 01 November 1945
... the persuasions of a mere consul might have been necessary would not seem surprising in view of the fact that as recently as October 3, 1864 the Emperor Napoleon had addressed a letter to King Mongkut in which he employed the title "King of Cambodia" among others, in reference to the Siamese ruler. 11 Ibid...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 14 (4): 594–595.
Published: 01 August 1955
... on a satisfactory basis shortly after King Mongkut ascended the throne in 1851. The Bowring treaty, negotiated four years later with Great Britain and providing for extraterritoriality, unrestricted trade, and a low treaty tarift, set the pattern of Thailand's intercourse with the West for the next seventy years...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 14 (4): 595–596.
Published: 01 August 1955
... with the Western world were first placed on a satisfactory basis shortly after King Mongkut ascended the throne in 1851. The Bowring treaty, negotiated four years later with Great Britain and providing for extraterritoriality, unrestricted trade, and a low treaty tarift, set the pattern of Thailand's intercourse...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1945) 4 (3): 287–288.
Published: 01 May 1945
.... Anna Leonowens, who served as English teacher to the sixty-seven children of King Mongkut in Bangkok from 1862-1867. Supplementing the originals with letters, documents and scholarly research, she has vitalized them and created an entertaining and informative book. She has somewhat fictionalized her...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 6 (3): 262–282.
Published: 01 May 1947
... IN SIAM, 1 8 5 6 - 6 4 A new era was opening in Siam. Mongkut, who had come to the throne in 1851, was a learned, studious, and progressive ruler and believed the way to meet Western culture was to study it and to absorb as much of it as would be helpful. He opened the country to Western trade. He made...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1956) 15 (4): 611–612.
Published: 01 August 1956
... of change. Perhaps the strongest chapter in the work is the one which examines the royal revolution carried out by King Mongkut and especially King Chulalongkon when the policy of cautiously yielding and adapting to Western pressure was established. The author convincingly makes a case for a combination...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 501–502.
Published: 01 May 1966
..., and now Buddhist monk, lives today in Wat Bovoranives in Bangkok, the temple where King Rama IV (Mongkut) lived for fourteen years before ascending the Siamese throne, and the center of the Dhammayuttika Nikaya (Sect of the Followers of the Dhamma), the reform sect dating from Mongkut's mid-nineteenth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 502–503.
Published: 01 May 1966
..., and now Buddhist monk, lives today in Wat Bovoranives in Bangkok, the temple where King Rama IV (Mongkut) lived for fourteen years before ascending the Siamese throne, and the center of the Dhammayuttika Nikaya (Sect of the Followers of the Dhamma), the reform sect dating from Mongkut's mid-nineteenth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1973) 32 (3): 562–563.
Published: 01 May 1973
..., and Crawfurd, as well as to little known works by Joao de Barros, Diogo de Couto, and the Abbe de Fleury. Sir John also includes some personal accounts from long term foreign residents in Thailand plus five items prepared by the King. These latter items are Mongkut's personal account of his dynasty (I. pp. 63...