The Flaming Womb: Repositioning Women in Early Modern Southeast Asia
By Barbara Watson Andaya
Barbara Watson Andaya looks at the position and role of women in Southeast Asia during the period of 1500-1800. The title is taken from the Javanese legend "The Princess of the Flaming Womb" for this thought provoking study. It offers new information of women in the region's history which should appeal to those from various academic disciplines.
Chiang Mai 2008
Size 140 x 215 mm
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