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positions (2016) 24 (2): 555–582.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Wasana Wongsurawat “Jews of the Orient,” the infamous and highly polemical article penned by King Vajiravudh Rama VI of Siam and first published in one of the nation's leading newspapers in 1914 has long been employed as the fundamental evidence of the innate anti-Chinese nature of Siam's...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 19–50.
Published: 01 February 2010
... as any slur or slander against the king, his kin, or his staff.7 Ing K. asserts, “The Rama 4 portrait is about the moment when Siam met the West and its struggle against being colonized. He has a third eye because he’s looking into the future...
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positions (1994) 2 (3): 500–537.
Published: 01 August 1994
... 4 Figure 3 Chinese (Jewish) oldclothesman. From “A Lass of Wax,” Punch 15 (1 848): 19. cated King Vajiravudh of Siam. In a series of essays that appeared in both English and Thai, he articulated the implicit mediation...
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positions (2023) 31 (4): 893–918.
Published: 01 November 2023
... press Dao Siam claimed the students were communists enacting a hanging of the crowned prince. Both used photographs of the protest theater. This was the key case that instigated use of lèse-majesté laws against those practicing civil disobedience. And accusing the students of threatening the crowned...
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positions (2019) 27 (1): 241–279.
Published: 01 February 2019
... : Telos Press Publishing . Solomon Jon . 2014 . “ Invoking the West, and Giorgio Agamben’s ‘Romantic Ideology’ and the Civilizational Transference .” Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies 40 , no. 2 . 125 – 47 . Winichakul Thongchai . 1994 . Siam Mapped: A History of the Geo...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 769–794.
Published: 01 November 2017
... . Last Rescue in Siam . 2012 . Empower Foundation . Leigh Carol . 2015 . “The Anti-trafficking Industrial Complex.” storify.com/carolleigh/anti-trafficking-industrial-complex-awareness-day (accessed July 12, 2017) . Linke Uli . 2012 . “Mobile Imaginaries, Portable Signs...
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positions (2023) 31 (4): 741–767.
Published: 01 November 2023
... ( 2020 : 5) in which she describes a larger context for “policing the imperial formation” in colonial Siam, with an emphasis on Southern Thailand that borders on present-day Malaysia. 4 The Briggs plan was in fact developed by Robert Thompson and Henry Gurney. Robert Thompson served in government...
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positions (2024) 32 (1): 191–208.
Published: 01 February 2024
... and North Eastern Siam (Thailand) at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: Reconsidering the Involvement of the Champassak Royal House .” South East Asia Research 21 , no. 2 : 257 – 79 . Barma Nazneen H. 2014 . “ The Rentier State at Work: Comparative Experiences of the Resource Curse in East...
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positions (2023) 31 (4): 769–801.
Published: 01 November 2023
... through economic motivation or nationalism driven by local populations. Rather—as Prasenjit Duara ( 1995 : 477–79) elaborates in his review of Siam Mapped (1994), Thongchai Winichakul's influential monograph on politically motivated cartography—it is a “fetishistic power of geo-body” that gradually...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 71–91.
Published: 01 February 2004
... teaching. One is Jit Phumisak’s class analysis ofThaifeudalism,whichImentioned.ThenthereisThePoliticalEconomyof Siam:1851–1910,editedbyProfessorChatthipNartsupha.5 Thisparticularly looks at how the ruling class had exploited the farmer class...
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positions (2018) 26 (2): 265–304.
Published: 01 May 2018
... : University of Hawai‘i Press . Onaga Lisa . 2010 . “ Toyama Kametaro and Vernon Kellogg: Silkworm Inheritance Experiments in Japan, Siam, and the United States, 1900–1912 .” Journal of the History of Biology 43 , no. 2 : 215 – 64 . Oster I. I. Zimmering S. Muller H. J. 1959...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 403–433.
Published: 01 May 2016
... selected some familiar songs such as Takkataen Chonlada’s “I’m Not Your Girlfriend, I Can’t Be Your Substitute” to sing for her Red brothers and sisters, and continued with “Siam is the Land of Smiles” by Phumphuang Duangchan. And in order...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 623–652.
Published: 01 November 2019
... to deliver official documents to Java via Siam. Later, the kingdom of Java was separated into East and West Java. Even though the dated facts are arranged chronologically, they are with- out a noticeably coherent narrative, yet the list of Java s misfortunes after the insertion of the imperial edict perhaps...
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positions (1998) 6 (2): 439–473.
Published: 01 May 1998
.... Official public space defines certain spaces as “public” and subject to state powers. As to representations of space, Thongchai Winichakul reminds us in Siam Mapped that maps and their readings make states.25 Maps inscribe on paper...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 47–65.
Published: 01 February 2021
... the sovereign demarcation in 1909 that forced Siam (today Thailand) to relinquish claims to the peninsula territories of Kedah, Perlis, Kelantan, and Terengganu as well as the acquisition of Sarawak and Sabah on the island of Borneo by Britain after the defeat of Japan in 1945. These trans- positions 29:1 doi...
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positions (2023) 31 (1): 91–116.
Published: 01 February 2023
... these racial theories of brownness to imagine brown collaborations across oceans. His 1881 World Tour visits to Siam, Singapore, Johore, Malaya, and Penang, were ostensibly to import labor into Hawai‘i's sugar cane fields—a role that would eventually fall to Japanese, Chinese, and then Filipinos. Yet this tour...
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positions (1996) 4 (3): 491–517.
Published: 01 August 1996
... also Thongchai Winichakul, Siam Mapped: A History of the Geo-body ofa Nation (Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 1994). 14 Tsukada Masatomo, Nagano-ken no rekishi (Tokyo: Yamakawa Shuppansha, 1974),6,8. 15 Ibid., 8...
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positions (1994) 2 (1): 15–43.
Published: 01 February 1994
... in the Royal Palace at Bangkok, unauthorized reprint of the original edition (London: Triib- ner, 1870). 24 Carl Bock, Temples and Elephants: The Narrative of a Journey of Exploration through Upper Siam andLao (1884; reprint, Bangkok...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 107–136.
Published: 01 February 1997
...: the Rape of Nan- king (Nanjing), the Bataan Death March, the POWS and other slave laborers building the Siam-Burma Death Railway, including the bridge over the River Kwai.47 positions 5: 1 Spring 1997...
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positions (1998) 6 (2): 475–502.
Published: 01 May 1998
... (London: Frank (:ass, 1977), 7. 61 Thongchai Winichakul, Siam Mapped (Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, I 994), 7. 62 This does not mean that chinkao women never refer to Thai men as “irresponsible.” They do...