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The politics of ritual and remembrance

Laos since 1975

by Grant Evans

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Published by University of Hawaiʻi Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Laos
    • Subjects:
    • Laos -- History -- 1975-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 196-207) and index.

      Statementby Grant Evans.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS555.84 .E94 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 216 p. :
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL695831M
      ISBN 100824820541
      LC Control Number97043294

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      "Kertzer's book on the relationships among ritual, politics and power could not have come at a better time to enliven social-scientific debate on the fascinating theme of legitimacy Kertzer argues convincingly that the political action and power of all societies are enveloped in ritual, and he . Living with the Dead: The Politics of Ritual and Remembrance in Contemporary Vietnam Article in Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 38(03) - October with 17 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Michael Digregorio.


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For a book that claims to be about the politics of Laos, very deep cultural insights are given, yet remain relevant to the subject of the book as Mr. Evans illustrates how the revolution influenced the culture of Laos and (far more often) how Lao culture shaped the course of the Lao People's Democratic Republic in the past decade-and-a-half/5(2).

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