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Thai society in comparative perspective

collected essays

by Erik Cohen

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Published by White Lotus in Bangkok .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand
    • Subjects:
    • Thailand -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementErik Cohen.
      SeriesStudies in contemporary Thailand ;, vol. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN700.55.A8 C64 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination176 p. ;
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1689503M
      ISBN 109748495566, 9748495558, 1879155311, 187915532X
      LC Control Number91917445

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      Culture and Society A Society Living in Harmony amidst Diversity A nation with a long and rich history, Thailand has preserved its unique identity and traditions over the centuries, while also welcoming diverse cultures reaching its shores as the Kingdom increased its contacts with the outside world. Thai myths and folktales have also influenced Ramakien. An example of that would be Thao Kok-khanaak (ท าวกกขนาก) —the Demonof Lopburi province. Ramakien is the Thai literature that reflects the bestthe images of the real lifestyle of Thai people during the early Rattanakosinperiod. Ramayana in Indian culture. Size: 1MB.

      Singapore-- The recently published book ‘Thai Buddhist Social Theory’ by Thai academic Dr Tavivat Puntarigvivat gives a very good authentic insight into the interpretations of the teachings of the Buddha and development of Buddhist institutional frameworks in Thailand from a welcomed critical perspective. It is a timely contribution to. Breaking the Chains will be an important part of the relatively sparse literature on emancipation in comparative and global context.”—Richard Roberts, Stanford University Because the American history of slavery and emancipation tends to be foremost in Western minds, few realize that traditional forms of servitude still exist in a variety of.


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The king is the head of state. The prime minister or premier is the head of government. The premier and other members of the Cabinet make the Government's policies and carry out the operations of the government.

Thailand is divided into 76 provinces. The capital city is Bangkok.