Female Night Singers in Pubs and the Progress for Asean Community
Faculty of Liberal Arts Princess of Naradhiwas University
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The article “Female Night Singers in Pubs and the Progress for ASEAN Community” was originated from the academic research, called “Negotiation of the Meaning of Female Night Singers”, by collecting additional research data from key informants who are female night singers in pubs via the Interview and Participant Observation methods focusing on the career matters. The purpose of this research aims to study the patterns in career and influencing values of female night singers and to suggest solutions to female night singers in economic area in Hat Yai City, Song Khla Province. According to the study, it was found that female night singers were bound with some conditions in the context of working area, which is pub. Also, while female night singer career are under the social values, female night singers express their points of view that their career is right livelihood which has been widely accepted nowadays. They also define and introduce themselves in form of professional singers.
Key words: Female Singers / Pub / Female Night Singers / Negotiation of the Meaning / Nightlife / Hat Yai / Song Khla / ASEAN Community / ASEAN
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