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Making fields of merit : Buddhist female ascetics and gendered orders in Thailand

Author: Monica Lindberg Falk
Publisher: Copenhagen : NIAS, 2007.
Series: Gendering Asia.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Religion plays a central role in Thai society with Buddhism intertwined in the daily lives of the people. Religion also plays an important role in establishing gender boundaries. This study addresses  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Falk, Monica Lindberg.
Making fields of merit.
Copenhagen : NIAS, 2007
(OCoLC)57638038
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Monica Lindberg Falk
ISBN: 9788776945213 8776945219
OCLC Number: 758387419
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 283 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction. Buddhist female ascetics in Thai society; 2. Gender orders and gendering renunciation - past and present; 3. Themes of going forth; 4. Transcending the lay realm; 5. Mae chii communities and the making of a mae chii; 6. Gender and the fields of merit; 7. A religious field in transition; 8. Mae chiis' quest for education; 9. Struggles for legal recognition; 10. Summary and conclusions; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Series Title: Gendering Asia.
Responsibility: Monica Lindberg Falk.

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