Tag Archives: monarchy

Monarchy and money in Thailand

In a new review available at JCA’s website (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1317073), editor Kevin Hewison reviews Working Towards the Monarchy: The Politics of Space in Downtown Bangkok by Serhat Ünaldi, published by the University of Hawaii Press in 2016. Hewison observes that … Continue reading

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Thailand’s long succession

JCA editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison has a viewpoint on the accession of Thailand’s new king. He concludes his article at New Mandala this way: Behind the palace façade, however, as the late king showed, the throne is a living thing, changed … Continue reading

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More free articles on Thailand

In addition to the articles mentioned in our last post, JCA has made two more articles on contemporary Thai politics available for free download for a limited time. These articles each reflect on the role of the monarchy in Thailand’s … Continue reading

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The death of Thailand’s king

JCA readers will have noted the demise of Thailand’s long-reigning monarch on 13 October. For those interested, there are several relevant articles at JCA available for free download. They are: Introduction: Understanding Thailand’s Politics by Veerayooth Kanchoochat & Kevin Hewison … Continue reading

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Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian Turn

JCA’s latest Special Issue, titled Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian Turn, has been published online. The hard copy will be available to subscribers within a few weeks. The editor’s of the Special Issue, Veerayooth Kanchoochat and Kevin Hewison, … Continue reading

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Monarchised Military in Thailand

Another article for the special issue “Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian Turn” has been published. Paul Chambers of the Institute of Southeast Asian Affairs, Faculty of Law, Chiang Mai University and Napisa Waitoolkiat of the College of ASEAN … Continue reading

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Deep State, royalist state in Thailand

JCA is producing a Special Issue titled Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian Turn, edited by Veerayooth Kanchoochat and Kevin Hewison. The first article in the Special Issue is now available at the JCA publisher’s website. “Thailand’s Deep State, … Continue reading

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