Kemp, J. (1991) The dialectics of village and state in modern Thailand. Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, 22 (2). pp. 312-326. ISSN 0022-4634. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)
The traditional Thai village as an autonomous and corporate local community is a myth whose origins are located in nineteenth century Western social theory. The paper examines the dynamics of relations between local patterns of social organization and the state with particular reference to the ideology of community and the manner in which it is expressed and manipulated.
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > DS Asia|
|Divisions:||Faculties > Humanities > School of History|
|Depositing User:||O.O. Odanye|
|Date Deposited:||29 Oct 2009 16:59|
|Last Modified:||29 Oct 2009 16:59|
|Resource URI:||https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/23001 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)|