Politics of Thailand

Our first Bookshelf Spotlight of 2013 features five books on the politics/political history of Thailand

Enemies of the People

The Khmer Rouge ran what is regarded as one of the twentieth century’s most brutal regimes. Yet the Killing Fields of Cambodia remain unexplained. Until now. Showing at the 2010 Sundance Festival...
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Sakay

This dramatization of the life of Macario Sakay builds the case for a nationalist who envisioned a free and independent Philippines at a time when most leaders had opted to collaborate with the USA.

Ethnography of Convergence in the Global Philippines

his talk presents an assemblage of international events and ethnographic vignettes, each of which involves the following: 1) Filipino nationals on a global stage; 2) the mass media; and 3) divine int...