It used to be that lonely men from the West traveled to Thailand for a few weeks at a time and hired a “freelancer” here, think companion, for their entire holiday.
This girl would become their “girlfriend” for a limited time and would get added benefits of being taken along on holidays and shopping trips, sometimes year after year.
«Für Sex zu bezahlen, ist unter meinem Niveau.» Er sei eine treue Seele und rechtfertigt sein Sex-Abenteuer.
Denn zu diesem Zeitpunkt habe er Zaklina noch gar nicht gekannt.
Examining a world of erotic encounter between European, Asian, and Pacific people, these essays explore how sexual practices and sexual meanings have been constructed across cultural borders in Thailand, the Philippines, Burma/Myanmar, Japan, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, and the Polynesian islands.
Considering sexuality as embedded in a complex social and political world structured and saturated by gender, race, and class relations, these scholars challenge the categories with which sex and gender have been named and studied.
They examine these sites of desire through specific historic and cultural circumstances, from the first explorations of Europeans, through colonial power, to the contemporary issues of sexual tourism, prostitution, and the HIV/AIDS pandemic.
A unique and important contribution to the study of sexuality, this book also suggests that the history of sexuality in the West was shaped by myths of the legendary Orient and the exotic "Other." List of Illustrations Preface Introduction: Sites of Desire/Economies of Pleasure in Asia and the Pacific Lenore Manderson, Margaret Jolly. 1: Educating Desire in Colonial Southeast Asia: Foucault, Freud and Imperial Sexualities Ann Staler Ch.
3: Gaze and Grasp: Plantations, Desires, Indentured Indians, and Colonial Law in Fiji John D. 4: From Point Venus to Bali Ha'i: Eroticism and Exoticism in Representations of the Pacific Margaret Jolly Ch.
The controversial contest was this year won by Puerto Rico's Stephanie Del Valle with Yaritza Reyes from the Dominican Republic and Natasha Mannuela from Indonesia clinching second and third place respectively.
Discussions of sexuality in Asia and the Pacific have long been tinged with conceptions of the exotic Orient.
Seit Montagabend ist die Zürcherin Kristina (22) die Frau an seiner Seite.
Doch vor ihr liess Bachelor Janosch Nietlispach (28) nichts anbrennen.