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Department of History

Mr Thomas Richard Bruce

MA History (SOAS), BA History (Brookes)


Thomas Bruce
Mr Thomas Richard Bruce
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Thesis title:
The Cultural Transformation of Siam in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries
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PhD Research

My research examines commerce, consumption and culture in nineteenth century and early twentieth century Siam and explores the dynamics behind the transition to modernity and its collision with 'pre-modern' worldviews, cosmologies and mores.