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020 _a9781138558410 (hardcover)
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_b.R58 2020
245 0 0 _aRoutledge handbook of contemporary Thailand /
_cedited by Pavin Chachavalpongpun.
260 _aAbingdon, Oxon :
300 _axix, 455 p. :
490 1 _aRoutledge handbooks
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
505 8 _aIntroduction : A Timeless Thailand / Pavin Chachavalpongpun -- Thailand in the Longue Durée / Chris Baker and Pasuk Phongpaichit -- Thai Historiography / Charnvit Kasetsiri -- Economic Development of Post-war Thailand / Peter Warr -- The Two Faces of Democracy / Michael K. Connors -- The Logic of Thailand's Royalist Coups d'État / Federico Ferrara -- The Development of the Hybrid Regime : The Military and Authoritarian Persistence in Thai Politics . Surachart Bamrungsuk -- Securing an Alternative Army : The Evolution of the Royal Thai Police / Paul Chambers -- The Monarchy and Succession / Kevin Hewison -- Lèse-majesté within Thailand's Regime of Intimidation / David Streckfuss -- From the Yellow Shirts to the Whistle Rebels : Comparative Analysis of the People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) and the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) / Aim Sinpeng -- Mass Politics and the Red Shirts / Claudio Sopranzetti -- Judiciary and Judicialisation in Thailand / Björn Dressel and Khemthong Tonsakulrungruang -- Local Government and Intergovernmental Relations in Thailand / Grichawat Lowatcharin and Charles David Crumpton -- Thai State Formation and the Political Economy of the Middle Income Trap / Apichat Satitniramai -- Thailand's Corporate Sector and International Trade / Krislert Samphantharak -- Industrialisation, Technological Upgrading, and Innovation / Patarapong Intarakumnerd -- Transport and the Thai State / Saksith Chalermpong -- Thai Identity and Nationalism / Saichol Sattayanurak -- Money and Politics in Buddhist Sangha in Modern Thailand / Sara Michaels and Justin Thomas McDaniel -- Buddhism and Power / Edoardo Siani -- Secularisation, Secularism, and the Thai state / Tomas Larsson -- The Southern Conflict / Anders Engvall and Magnus Andersson -- Class, Race, and Uneven Development in Thailand / Jim Glassman -- The Politics, Economics and Cultural Borrowing of Thai Higher Education Reforms / Rattana Lao -- The State of Human Rights in the Aftermath of the 2014 Coup d'État / Titipol Phakdeewanich -- Sex and Gender Diversity / Douglas Sanders -- The Social Media / Wolfram Schaffar -- NGOs and Civil Society in Thailand / Kanokwan Manorom -- Environmental Politics in Thailand : Pasts, Presents, and Futures / Eli Elinoff and Vanessa Lamb -- Thailand's Foreign Policy / Arne Kislenko -- Beyond Bamboo Diplomacy : The Factor of Status Anxiety and Thai Foreign Policy Behaviours / Peera Charoenvattananukul -- Thailand and the Great Powers / Matthew Phillips -- Thailand's Foreign Policy Towards Neighbouring Countries and ASEAN / Pongphisoot Busbarat.
520 _a"The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Thailand is a timely survey and assessment of the state of contemporary Thailand. While Thailand has changed much in the past decades, this handbook proposes that many of its problems have remained intact or even persistent, particularly problems related to domestic politics. It underlines emerging issues at this critical juncture in the kingdom and focuses on the history, politics, economy, society, culture, religion and international relations of the country. A multidisciplinary approach, with chapters written by experts on Thailand, this handbook is divided into the following sections: History, Political and Economic Landscape, Social Development, International Relations. Designed for academics, students, libraries, policy makers, as well as general readers, in the field of Asian Studies, political science, economics and sociology, this invaluable reference work provides an up-to-date account of Thailand and initiates new discussion for future research activities"--
651 4 _aThailand
_xPolitics and government.
651 4 _aThailand
_xSocial conditions.
651 4 _aThailand
_xEconomic conditions.
700 0 _aPavin Chachavalpongpun,
776 0 8 _iOnline version:
_tRoutledge handbook of contemporary Thailand.
_dAbingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2020
_w(DLC) 2019032575
830 0 _aRoutledge handbooks.
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