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Everyday Life in Southeast Asia

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ISBN-10: 0253223210

ISBN-13: 9780253223210

Edition: 2011

Authors: Kathleen M. Adams, Kathleen A. Gillogly

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List price: $26.00
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 7/18/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Kathleen M. Adams is Professor of Anthropology at Loyola University Chicago. She is author of Art as Power: Recrafting Identities, Tourism and Power in Tana Toraja, Indonesia and editor (with Sara Dickey) of Home and Hegemony: Domestic Work and Identity Politics in South and Southeast Asia.Kathleen A. Gillogly is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. She is author or co-author of a number of studies and research reports through the East-West Center and other institutes.

Acknowledgments
Note on Transliteration
Maps
Introduction: Southeast Asia and Everyday Life
Fluid Personhood: Conceptualizing Identities
Living in Indonesia without a Please or Thanks: Cultural Translations of Reciprocity and Respect
Toba Batak Selves: Personal, Spiritual, Collective
Poverty and Merit: Mobile Persons in Laos
A Question of Identity: Different Ways of Being Malay and Muslim in Malaysia
Family, Households, and Livelihoods
Maling, a Hanun�o Girl from the Philippines
Marriage and Opium in a Lisu Village in Northern Thailand
Merit and Power in the Thai Social Order
Crafting the Nation-State
Recording Tradition and Measuring Progress in the Ethnic Minority Highlands of Thailand
Everyday Life and the Management of Cultural Complexity in Contemporary Singapore
Youth Culture and Fading Memories of War in Hanoi, Vietnam
World Religions in Everyday Life: Buddhism, Islam, Hinduism, and Christianity
The Ordination of a Tree: The Buddhist Ecology Movement in Thailand
Javanese Women and the Veil
Everyday Catholicism: Expanding the Sacred Sphere in the Philippines
Communicating Ideas: Popular Culture, Arts, and Entertainment
Cultivating �Community� in an Indonesian Era of Conflict: Toraja Artistic Strategies for Promoting Peace
The Fall of Thai Rocky
Everyday Life as Art: Thai Artists and the Aesthetics of Shopping, Eating, Protesting, and Having Fun
Eating Lunch and Recreating the Universe: Food and Cosmology in Hoi An, Vietnam
War and Recovery
Living with the War Dead in Contemporary Vietnam
Producing the People: Exchange Obligations and Popular Nationalism
The Question of Collaborators: Moral Order and Community in the Aftermath of the Khmer Rouge
Global Processes and Shifting Ecological Relations
When the Mountains No Longer Mean Home
�They Do Not Like to Be Confined and Told What to Do�: Schooling Malaysian Indigenes
Narratives of Agency: Sex Work in Indonesia's Borderlands
Just Below the Surface: Environmental Destruction and Loss of Livelihood on an Indonesian Atoll
References
Selected Film Resources
Contributors
Index