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by Erik Cohen
Series: Studies in contemporary Thailand.
Series: Studies in contemporary Thailand. The main focus is on the sex industry, and how impoverished young women from villages often find their way into Bangkok and Chiang Mai, where a common employment is in the brothels that often cater to foreign tourists.
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Prostitution has been common in Thailand for centuries. During the Ayutthaya Kingdom (1351–1767), prostitution was legal and taxed,:2 and the state ran brothels. Since 1960, prostitution in Thailand has been de jure illegal.
Theoretical perspectives on Thai Tourism have started mainly in 2 major . 1999 In the night market : Tourism, sex, and commerce in contemporary Thailand. Thai tourism : Hill tribes, islands and ppenended prostitution.
Theoretical perspectives on Thai Tourism have started mainly in 2 major perspectives. The first strand is the strand mainly pursued by Thai academics and bureaucrats which is to examine condition and strategy to develop tourism industry in Thailand. The second strand is ones mainly discussed by foreign academics, which is to designate mechanisms to consume gender image and human trafficking in the context of Thai tourism. Women's Studies Quarterly 27 1 : 3246.
Cohen . 1996: Thai Tourism: Hill Tribes, Islands, and Open-Ended Prostitution. Crouch . 2000: Places around us: Embodied lay geographies in leisure and tourism. White Lotus, Bangkok. Leisure Studies 19(2): 63–76. CrossRefGoogle Scholar. Davis . 1999: Landscapes of imagination: Tourism in southern California. Dearden . 1991: Tourism and sustainable development in northern Thailand.
Cohen, . Thai Tourism: Hill Tribes, Islands and Open-Ended Prosti~zrtion,White Lotus Pr. Prostitution in Thailand has developed into a lucrative business that influences emplc yment and national income and contributes significantly to the region's economic grcwth. Thai Tourism: Hill Tribes, Islands and Open-Ended Prosti~zrtion,White Lotus Pre. countryside seeking work in the sex industry. For example, in 1980 the number of women working in prostitution was estimated at 500,000.
Hill Tribes in Thailand. The People, Ethical Concerns, Responsible Tours. It’s not always clear exactly what "hill tribe" (Chao Khao in Thai) means. The term came about in the 1960s and collectively refers to the groups of ethnic minorities living in Northern Thailand
Hill Tribes in Thailand. The term came about in the 1960s and collectively refers to the groups of ethnic minorities living in Northern Thailand. Scores of hiking/trekking companies and travel agencies offer hill tribe tours where foreigners hike to or are driven into the surrounding mountains to visit these people in outlying villages.
Centre of Southeast Asian Studies, Monash University, 1994); Cohen, Erik, Thai Tourism: Hill Tribes, Islands and Open-ended Prostitution (Bangkok: White Lotus, 1996); Suwanphatthana, Niwat, Chumchon Kha Praweni (Chiang Mai: Chiang Mai University.