Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Rural male leadership, religion and the environment in Thailand's mid-south, 1920s-1960s

Reynolds, Craig


By considering the historical significance of a southern Thai policeman, Khun Phantharakratchadet (1898-2006), I aim to shift historical writing away from the court, the aristocracy and the capital even though the social setting is not merely 'local' or 'peripheral' but an amalgam of elements found throughout the country. I also want to give credit to local historians often dismissed for being parochial, untheoretical and disposed to myth-making, and to show how tantric practices (saiyasat),...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Southeast Asian Studies
DOI: 10.1017/S0022463410000536


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Reynolds_Rural_male_leadership,_2011.pdf132.73 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator