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Lords of Things
Lords of Things offers a fascinating interpretation of modernity in late nineteenth and early twentieth century Siam by focusing on the novel material possessions and social practices adopted by the royal elite to refashion its self and public image in the early stages of globalization. It examines the westernized modes of consumption and self-presentation, the residential ...more
Paperback, 248 pages
Published July 31st 2002 by University of Hawaii Press
(first published January 1st 2002)
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