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Dress and Color at the Thai Court

Colors in Fashion

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Book chapter

...Cambodian, or Khmer, culture has had a profound influence on the art and culture of its mainland Southeast Asian neighbors, particularly Thailand. Both Khmer and Thai culture were in turn profoundly influenced by widespread, early contact...

The Thai King’s Colors

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 4 : South Asia and Southeast Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Beginning in 2006, many citizens of the Kingdom of Thailand started wearing shirts of a bright canary yellow with stitched logos proclaiming in Thai, Rao Rak Nay Luang— “We love His Majesty, the King.” Nay Luang is a less formal, more...

Body Modification in Thailand: Tattooing

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 4 : South Asia and Southeast Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Modern tattoo studios are common in Thailand in the early twenty-first century; at these establishments one can acquire a tattoo that is administered using a mechanized needle and contemporary designs. Distinct from this practice, however...

Thailand

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 4 : South Asia and Southeast Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...Thailand’s geographical surroundings encouraged exchange of cultural traditions. Although the northern border is shared by Myanmar and Laos, the Chinese influenced dress through trade and invasion. Similarly, Indian influences on dress have...

Rites of Passage and Rituals in Laos, Vietnam, Thailand, and Cambodia

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 4 : South Asia and Southeast Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...The people of Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam are united by their proximity to the Mekong River and its tributaries. Indigenous and imported fabrics are worn for dress associated with religious ceremonies and other rituals...

Court Dress of Thailand: History and Symbolic Significance

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 4 : South Asia and Southeast Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

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...According to ancient Buddhist chronicles, Thai royalty descended from heaven. Rule by divine right flourished, reinforced by the Khmer belief that kings were manifestations of Brahmanical gods. Thai royalty adopted Hindu court rituals...

The Buddha, the Dharma, the Sangha … and the Robe

Lynne Hume

Lynne Hume is Associate Professor, School of History, Philosophy, Religion and Classics, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Religious Life of Dress : Global Fashion and Faith

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Book chapter

...The basic philosophy of BuddhismInterviewed by Lynne Hume at Chenrezig Buddhist community, Queensland, Australia in June 2012. is that one should lead a moral life, develop compassion, wisdom and understanding, and be mindful and aware...

Crossing Genders, Crossing Cultures

Adam Geczy

Sydney College of the Arts, the University of Sydney Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Vicki Karaminas

Professor of Fashion at Massey University, Wellington Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Queer Style

Bloomsbury Education, 2013

Book chapter

...Virginia Woolf, Orlando (London: Wordsworth Series, 2003), 155.In every human being a vacillation from one sex to the other takes place, and often it is only the clothes that keep the male or female likeness, while underneath the sex...

The Fashion World of Southeast Asia

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 4 : South Asia and Southeast Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Each nation of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) since independence has been asserting its identity through dress. Many of these nations are multicultural, creating interesting blends, including Western styles...

Generational and Cultural Differences in Perceived Values of Luxury Products

Ka Tat Nixon Chen

Ka Tat Nixon Chen is based at Mahidol University International College, Tourism and Hospitality Management Division, Thailand. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Intermediate business case

...Learning Objectives Upon completion of this case, students will be able to: Analyze the role of perceived value of products in marketing luxury goods. Explain the perceived values that customers use to evaluate and select luxury products...