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positions (1994) 2 (1): 15–43.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Rosalind C. Morris Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Three Sexes and Four Sexualities: Redressing the Discourses on Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Thailand Rosalind C. Morris All archetypes are spurious but some...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 769–794.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Elena Shih This article is interested in why and how Thailand functions as a pivotal destination for US human-trafficking rescue projects, and it situates transnational antitrafficking endeavors within Thai political and economic history. Based on ethnographic participant observation of the global...
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positions (2023) 31 (4): 893–918.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Sudarat Musikawong; Malinee Khumsupa Abstract None of the perpetrators involved in the October 6, 1976, massacre in Thailand have been brought to justice. It has been this “culture of impunity” that limits the possibility of truth projects. Past state violence has been protected by the country's...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 769–799.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the artist sketches out a feminist anatomy of desire in an idiom of negativity. In close connection, it examines the artist's explicit pedagogic intent to initiate public discussions on femininity and sexuality in Thailand. In her video performances, the artist reads passages from Thai classical literature...
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positions (2016) 24 (1): 97–127.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Juno Salazar Parreñas Southeast Asian wildlife rehabilitation centers, such as an orangutan rehabilitation center in Malaysia and an elephant sanctuary in Thailand, facilitate commodified forms of intimacy between endemic animals, their caretakers who also hail from the region, and transnational...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 621–651.
Published: 01 August 2016
... family of Thailand. By bringing the suffering and courageous actions of these two women into conversation across time and space, the nature of national crisis and the impossibility of loyal dissent in the Cold War United States and late reign Rama IX Thailand are refracted and made acutely visible...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 37–65.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Rosalind C. Morris This article examines the history of populist politics in Asia, and particularly in Thailand, in relation to two major developments: the rise of culturalism on the one hand, and the emergence of technologically mediated forms of protest politics on the other. Against a backdrop...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 19–50.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Sudarat Musikawong The visual artwork produced about Thai contemporary political trauma constitutes a “trauma art” expressing a politics of loss—loss of life, loss of history, and loss of leftist memory. While much of the literature on 1970s violence and traumatic memory in Thailand has focused...
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positions (2004) 12 (1): 71–91.
Published: 01 February 2004
... in Thailand. He has examined the relationships between rights, identity, and the state in Thai- land, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam, and he is a well-known critic of elite development projects, including large-scale hydropower and logging. His...
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positions (1998) 6 (2): 475–502.
Published: 01 May 1998
...- and upper-class ethnic Chinese in Thailand during 1989, 1991, and 1992,~I argue that formations of ethnic Chinese identities in fact intersect with the regulation of sexuality along class lines. Sexuality, as much as class, is cen- tral...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 555–582.
Published: 01 May 2016
... in the international arena of the Kingdom of Thailand — or Siam, as it was officially known up to 1939 — was its success in siding with the victors at the conclusion of the Second World War despite having entered into formal alliance...
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positions (2023) 31 (4): 919–921.
Published: 01 November 2023
... Administration, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. She is the author of a book titled The Hidden Meaning of the Democracy Monument of Thailand (2006). She obtained a PhD in Thai Studies from Chulalongkorn University in 2011. Her research focuses on postcolonialism in Southeast Asia, cultural studies, film...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 403–433.
Published: 01 May 2016
... impossible in Thai political life. Copyright 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Thailand music Bangkok nationalism class sound Red Shirts A Division of Listening: Insurgent Sympathy and the Sonic Broadcasts of the Thai Military Benjamin Tausig “Fine, don’t dissolve...
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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 (2008) 16 (1): 229–258.
Published: 01 February 2008
...) or by avoiding them (by staying clear of the scene of the event or, as in the case of the construction workers in Singapore and northeast Thailand, dressing in a manner that makes one unrecogniz- able).7 If in this reading ghosts in Southeast Asia appear...
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positions (2016) 24 (3): 721–722.
Published: 01 August 2016
... 2016 Contributors Tyrell Haberkorn is a Fellow in Political and Social Change at the Australian National University. She writes about state violence, human rights, and dissident cultural politics in Thailand. She...
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positions (1997) 5 (2): 439–465.
Published: 01 May 1997
..., Switzerland, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Austria, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Spain, and Belgium, as well as Asian countries including Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, India, Ban- gladesh, Cambodia...
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positions (2022) 30 (2): 409–410.
Published: 01 May 2022
... continents, focusing primarily on Southeast Asia. Her recent studies have addressed outcomes of transnational labor migration for children and families in Indonesia as well as the experiences of forced migration among young people from Myanmar and the Middle East who are living in Thailand and Malaysia...
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positions (1994) 2 (1): v–xi.
Published: 01 February 1994
... Morris’s term, “alterior sexualities” that is fore- grounded. The alterior sexualities found here- in Morris’s essay on con- temporary gender and sexual discourses that incorporates Thailand in uni- versalizing narratives of gender...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 267–285.
Published: 01 February 2012
... 271 Figure 1 Montien Boonma, Nature’s Breath: Arokhayasala (1995, metal, herbs, 256 x 215 cm. Collection of Acacia Fine Art Limited, Bangkok, Thailand). Photograph: Courtesy of Dr. Apinan Poshyananda and the estate...