TAI CULTURE


International Review on Tai Cultural Studies
Vol. I; No. 1 (June 1996)

article
Jean Berlie: RELIGION, fengshui AND FUNERALS OF KAM SPEAKERS IN HUNAN PROVINCE, CHINA (p. 10)
Cam Trong: BLACK TAI MARRIAGE CUSTOMS: A LIFE LONG PROCESS (p. 22)
Vi Van An: ABOUT NAMES AND SETTLEMENT HISTORY OF THE TAI GROUPS SETTLING IN NGHE AN PROVINCE (CENTRAL VIETNAM) (p. 30)
Heike Lück: ASPECTS OF POSSESSION IN TAI CULTURE (p. 41)
Khun Somsii: FARANGS LEARN THAI - TO WHAT AVAIL? (p. 51)
S. K. Borthakur & A. Gogoi: NOTES FROM BOTANIST´S RECORDS: TAI AHOMS OF ASSAM (p. 55)

short report (with color photographs)
Oliver Raendchen: BAN DON, A LAO COMMUNITY IN SOUTHERN VIETNAM (p. 66)

historical text
Ernst von Hesse-Wartegg: SIAM, DAS REICH DES WEISSEN ELEFANTEN. (p. 74)
VERGNÜGUNGEN UND VOLKSFESTE DER SIAMESEN (p. 74)
FESTLICHKEITEN AM KÖNIGSHOFE (p. 83)

translation
Kerstin Schmidt: MÄRCHEN DER TAI KHAO (p. 94)

book review
HANS PENTH: A BRIEF HISTORY OF LAN NA. Rev. by Robbert A. Reijers (p. 98)
D. BOUNYAVONG et al.: INFINITE DESIGNS: THE ART OF SILK. Rev. by Ariya Withaya (p. 99)
SRISAK WALLIPHODOM: VOTIVE PLAQUES IN SIAM. Rev. by Jana Raendchen (p. 100)
JOSEF ROHRER: WÖRTERBUCH DER VERBEN DEUTSCH-THAI. Rev. by Manfred Kummer (p. 102)
video review
INSZENIERUNGEN DER PUPPEN-SPIELGRUPPE SAKORNATA-SILAPA. Rev. by Hanà Palickovà (p. 104)

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