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Social Transformation Processes in Myanmar: Special References with the Marriage Customs of the Crown Cultivators
- The purpose of this paper is to describe the marriage customs of the la-maing groups (crown cultivator) of Konbaung period (1752-1885). This work put emphasis on the customs of crown cultivator groups are presented in ancient time. They highlight how crown cultivator groups had accepted method dynamically, the social conditions of the feudal society with reference to social relations of the under the feudal administration. In fact, the overall changes on the social life will also be covered by this study. This paper will deal with how the crown cultivator groups achieved the preservation of their social customs and suggested tips on preserving own culture, identity and marriage transformation process used in crown service group in feudal period.
Moe Moe Oo
- Conference Paper
- University of Cologne and University of Yangon–2017 Conference International Conference “Transformation Processes in Myanmar