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A Civilized Woman: M.L. Boonlua Debyasuvarn and the Thai Twentieth Century. By Susan Fulop Kepner. Chiang Mai: Silkworm Books, 2013. xxi, 417 pp. $30.00 (paper). - Figures of Southeast Asian Modernity. Edited by Joshua Barker, Erik Harms, and Johan Lindquist. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2014. xvi, 302 pp. $65.00 (cloth); $25.00 (paper).

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  27 May 2015

Charles Keyes*
University of Washington
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22 See Chris Baker, “Intimate View of an Extraordinary Life,” Bangkok Post, November 4, 2013, (accessed February 6, 2015), and Thak Chaloemtiarana, “Review of A Civilized Woman,” New Mandala, November 22, 2013, (accessed February 6, 2015).