Gavin W. Jones, Terence H. Hull and Maznah Mohamad, eds., Changing Marriage Patterns in Southeast Asia. Economic and Socio-cultural Dimensions, Oxfordshire and New york, Routledge, 2011, 239 p.
This work analyses changes in family patterns (marital and other) and their impact at the individual and family levels in the societies of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore. For the authors, these changes reflect those that have occurred in the family institution at large as well as economic and social transformations in Insular Southeast Asia. Across these socio-culturally and (…)