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Inter-household relations in lowland Lao villages are often characterized by cooperation and mutual support. This study describes norms governing agricultural labour exchange, assistance at household… (More)
The Lao People's Democratic Republic was founded as a socialist, multiethnic nation in 1975 at the conclusion of the second Indochina war. With a population of just over four million, it is home to… (More)
Many lowland Lao villages manage traditional paddy rice irrigation systems constructed of local materials. The process of securing agreement to construct such a system, as well as the patterns of… (More)
In a recent article analyzing consequences of agricultural change in the Indian Punjab, Nicholson argues that, although income inequality is increasing, the increase is due neither to changing… (More)
This study of the Hmong in Laos is based on ethnographic research conducted during a three week stay in the Nong Het district of Xieng Khouang province. Information was collected on the household… (More)