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Title Gambling, the state and society in Thailand, c. 1800-1945 [electronic resource] / James A. Warren.
Publication Info. New York : Routledge, 2013.

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Description 1 online resource.
Series Routledge studies in the modern history of Asia (2005) ; 82.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Gambling and socio-economic change in nineteenth-century Siam -- Games, dens and players : gambling in nineteenth-century Thai society -- Gambling revenue and the creation of the modern Thai nation-state -- The Thai elite, anti-gambling and lawmaking -- The police and enforcement -- The judiciary, punishment and the prison -- The press and the Bangkok middle class -- Buddhism, the sangha and the silent majority -- The criminalization of vice : gambling policy in comparative perspective.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Gambling -- Thailand -- History.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780415536349 0415536340 0203552105 (DLC) 2012039547
ISBN 0203552105 (electronic bk.)
9780203552100 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # EBC1170327
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