Chris Lyttleton

Associate Professor

1994 …2020
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Research Outputs 1994 2018

2018

Vigilance and sentinels in global health security

Lyttleton, C., 19 May 2018, In : Medical Anthropology: Cross Cultural Studies in Health and Illness. 37, 4, p. 327-342 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Emerging Communicable Diseases
Disease
health
Malaria
contagious disease
2017

Rubber's affective economies: seeding a social landscape in Northwest Laos

Lyttleton, C. & Li, Y., 2017, Changing lives in Laos: society, politics and culture in a post-Socialist state. Bouté, V. & Pholsena, V. (eds.). Singapore: NUS Press, p. 301-324 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Stimulating circuits: Chinese desires and transnational affective economies in Southeast Asia

Lyttleton, C., 2017, Chinese encounters in Southeast Asia: how people, money and ideas from China are changing a region. Nyiri, P. & D. T. (eds.). Seattle ; London: University of Washington Press, p. 214-233 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2016

Deviance and resistance: Malaria elimination in the greater Mekong subregion

Lyttleton, C., 1 Feb 2016, In : Social Science and Medicine. 150, p. 144-152 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

deviant behavior
Malaria
luxury
Disease Outbreaks
market
2014

Intimate economies of development: mobility, sexuality and health in Asia

Lyttleton, C., 2014, Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group. 215 p. (Routledge studies in development, mobilities and migration)

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Sexuality
Asia
Health
Aspiration
Livelihoods
2013

Editorial introduction

Oosterhoff, P., Lyttleton, C., van der Kwaak, A. & Aggleton, P., 2013, In : Culture, Health and Sexuality. 15, SUPPL.3, p. s335-s337 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

Linked spaces of vulnerability: HIV risk amongst migrant Dai women and their left-behind husbands in Southwest China

Deng, R. & Lyttleton, C., 2013, In : Culture, Health and Sexuality. 15, SUPPL.3, p. S415-S428 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Spouses
husband
China
vulnerability
migrant

Linking the social to the economic: Broadened ambitions and multiple mitigations in new Mekong corridors

Lyttleton, C., 2013, Greater Mekong Subregion: From Geographical to Socio-Economic Integration. Shrestha, O. L. & Chongvilavan, A. (eds.). Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, p. 233-252 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2012

Country Report: the HIV Epidemic and Response in Laos as of 2011

Lyttleton, C., 2012, Canberra: AusAID HRF. 21 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

2011

Cultural reproduction and "minority" sexuality: Intimate changes among ethnic Akha in the Upper Mekong

Lyttleton, C. & Sayanouso, D., Jun 2011, In : Asian Studies Review. 35, 2, p. 169-188 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

sexuality
minority
Laos
infrastructure development
Myanmar

Dams, casinos and concessions: Chinese megaprojects in Laos and Cambodia

Lyttleton, C. & Nyíri, P., 2011, Engineering Earth: the Impacts of Megaengineering Projects. Brunn, S. D. (ed.). London ; New York: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 2. p. 1243-1265 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Laos
Cambodia
concession
China
German Federal Railways

Promiscuous capitalism meets exotic' ethnicity: Intimate aspirations amongst cross-border Chinese Dai

Lyttleton, C., Deng, R. & Zhang, N., Dec 2011, In : Australian Journal of Anthropology (The). 22, 3, p. 314-331 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

capitalist society
ethnicity
China
labor migration
Thailand

Trade circles: Aspirations and ethnicity in commercial sex in Laos

Lyttleton, C. & Vorabouth, S., Dec 2011, In : Culture, Health and Sexuality. 13, SUPPL. 2, p. S263-S277 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Laos
ethnicity
Sex Work
economy
industry

When the mountains no longer mean home

Lyttleton, C., 2011, Everyday Life in Southeast Asia. Adams, M. & Gillogly, K. A. (eds.). Bloomington, IND: Indiana University Press, p. 273-282 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2009

Build it and they will come. Lessons from the Northern Economic Corridor: Mitigating HIV and other diseases

Lyttleton, C., 2009, The Philippines: Asian Development Bank. 28 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

Build it and they will come. Lessons from the Northern Economic Corridor: migrating HIV and other diseases

Lyttleton, C., 2009, Philippines: Asian Development Bank. 31 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

2008

AIDS and civil belonging: disease management and political change in Thailand and Laos

Lyttleton, C., 2008, The politics of AIDS: globalization, the state and civil society. Follér, M-L. & Thőrn, H. (eds.). Hampshire; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 255-273 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Mekong erotics: men loving/pleasuring/using men in Lao PDR

Lyttleton, C., 2008, Bangkok: UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

The Akha of northwest Laos: modernity and social suffering

Cohen, P. T. & Lyttleton, C., 2008, Challenging the limits: indigenous peoples of the Mekong region. Leepreecha, P., McCaskill, D. & Buadaeng, K. (eds.). Chiang Mai, Thailand: Mekong Press, p. 117-142

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2007

Expanding community through ARV provision in Thailand

Lyttleton, C., Beesey, A. & Sitthikriengkrai, M., 2007, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 19, SUPPL.1, p. S44-S53 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Thailand
AIDS
HIV
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
community

Uneven development stimulates drug consumption in South-East Asia

Lyttleton, C. & Griffiths, P., 1 Feb 2007, id21 insights health, 10, p. 4 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticleResearch

drug problem
drug use
drug
economy
market
2006

Cultivating the market: mobility, labour and sexual exchange in north-west Laos

Lyttleton, C., 2006, Population dynamics and infectious diseases in Asia. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing, p. 207-230 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Laos
threat
labor
Disease
market

Cultivating the market: Mobility, labour and sexual exchange in Northwest Laos

Lyttleton, C., 2006, Population Dynamics and Infectious Diseases in Asia. Sleigh, A. C., Leng, C. H., Yeoh, B. SA., Hong, P. K. & Safman, R. (eds.). Singapore: World Scientific Publishing, p. 207-230 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Opiates to amphetamines: development and change in the Golden Triangle

Lyttleton, C., 2006, In : Development bulletin. 69, p. 22-26 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

2005

Market bound: Relocation and disjunction in Northwest Laos

Lyttleton, C., 14 Jul 2005, Migration and Health in Asia. Jatrana, S., Toyota, M. & Yeoh, B. S. A. (eds.). London: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 41-60 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2004

Cultures: Thai

Lyttleton, C., 2004, Encyclopedia of Medical Anthropology. Carol R Ember & Melvin Ember (eds.). New York: Klewer Academic/Plenum Publishers, p. 971-980 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary/reference bookResearch

Fleeing the fire: transformation and gendered belonging in Thai HIV/AIDS support groups

Lyttleton, C., Jan 2004, In : Medical Anthropology: Cross Cultural Studies in Health and Illness. 23, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Self-Help Groups
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
AIDS
HIV
Group

Relative pleasures: drugs, development and modern dependencies in Asia's Golden Triangle

Lyttleton, C., Nov 2004, In : Development and Change. 35, 5, p. 909-935 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

drug development
Laos
commodity
drug
wage labor

Watermelons, Bars and Trucks: Dangerous Intersections in Northwest Lao PDR

Lyttleton, C., Rattanavong, H., Thongkhamhane, B. & Sisaengrat, S., 2004, Laos: Institute of Cultural Research of Laos and Macquarie University.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearch

Laos
social change
vulnerability
road
health
2003

Harm reduction and alternative development in the Golden Triangle

Lyttleton, C. & Cohen, P. T., Mar 2003, In : Drug and Alcohol Review. 22, 1, p. 83-91 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Harm Reduction
development project
drug
aid agency
Laos
2002

Magic Lipstick and Verbal Caress: doubling standards in Isan villages

Lyttleton, C., 2002, Coming of Age in South and Southeast Asia. Manderson, L. & Liamputtong, P. (eds.). Richmond, UK: Curzon, p. 165-187 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Opium Reduction Programmes, Discourses of Addiction and Gender in Northwest Laos

Cohen, P. & Lyttleton, C., 2002, In : Sojourn: journal of social issues in Southeast Asia. 17, 1, p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sister cities and easy passage: HIV, mobility and economies of desire in a Thai/Lao border zone

Lyttleton, C. & Amarapibal, A., 2002, In : Social Science and Medicine. 54, 4, p. 505-518 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Laos
human immunodeficiency virus
vulnerability
HIV
economy
2001

A Commentary

Lyttleton, C., 2001, In : Mekong update and dialogue. 4, 2, p. 3-4 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

Against Death: The Practice of Living with HIV

Lyttleton, C., 2001, In : The Australian journal of anthropology. 12, 1, p. 80-81 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition reviewResearch

2000

Endangered relations: negotiating sex and AIDS in Thailand

Lyttleton, C., 2000, Amsterdam: Harwood Academic. 246 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Thailand
AIDS
Disease
sexuality
Social Relations

Hope, paradox and the politics of suspicion: confronting latter-day AIDS in Thailand

Lyttleton, C., 2000, In : Development bulletin (Australian Development Studies Network). 52, p. 32-34 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hope
Thailand
Politics
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
1999

Any port in a storm: coming to terms with HIV in Lao PDR

Lyttleton, C., 1999, In : Culture, Health and Sexuality. 1, 2, p. 115-130 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Laos
HIV
Negotiating
Safe Sex
Atmosphere

Changing the rules: shifting bounds of adolescent sexuality in Northeast Thailand

Lyttleton, C., 1999, Gender and sexuality in modern Thailand. Jackson, P. A. & Cook, N. M. (eds.). Chiang Mai, Thailand: Silkworm Books, p. 28-42 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Conceiving sexuality: approaches to sex research in a postmodern world

Lyttleton, C., 1999, In : The Australian journal of anthropology. 10, 1, p. 112-114 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition reviewResearch

1996
Thailand
Public Health
Health
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
1995

Framing Thai Sexuality in the Age of AIDS ‐ Introduction

Lyttleton, C., 1995, In : The Australian Journal of Anthropology. 6, 1-2, p. 135-139 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Storm Warnings: Responding to Messages of Danger in Isan

Lyttleton, C., 1995, In : The Australian Journal of Anthropology. 6, 1-2, p. 178-196 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

AIDS
internalization
morality
Thailand
emotion
1994

Knowledge and meaning: The AIDS education campaign in rural Northeast Thailand

Lyttleton, C., 1994, In : Social Science and Medicine. 38, 1, p. 135-146 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

acquired immune deficiency syndrome
Thailand
human immunodeficiency virus
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
AIDS

Messages of Distinction: the HIV/AIDS Media Campaign in Thailand

Lyttleton, C., 1 Nov 1994, In : Medical Anthropology. 16, 1-4, p. 363-389 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Thailand
Sex Workers
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
AIDS
campaign

The Good People of Isan: Commercial Sex in Northeast Thailand

Lyttleton, C., 1994, In : The Australian Journal of Anthropology. 5, 1-2, p. 257-279 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

prostitution
Thailand
determinism
economic factors
Ideologies