Political Science Faculty Publications

Title

Culture and power in traditional Siamese government

Document Type

Book

Abstract

A broad reevaluation of Siam's political culture as it existed prior to King Chulalongkorn's administrative reforms in the nineteenth century. Englehart offers evidence to show that traditional Siamese government functioned more effectively and rationally than most scholars have acknowledged.

Publication Date

2001

Publication Title

Southeast Asia Program Series

Volume

18

Publisher

Cornell University