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Title: Nationalism by design: The politics of dress in British Burma
Date of publication: January 2008
Description/subject: Colonial attempts to hem in racial and gender difference through practice, law and lore made dress a potent field of resistance in British Burma, giving rise to new strands of nationalism by design.
Author/creator: Penny Edwards
Language: English
Source/publisher: International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) (Newsletter No. 46
Format/size: pdf (580K)
Date of entry/update: 07 March 2009