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Kraisak Choonhavan

Kraisak Choonhavan passed away on June 11 after a long fight with cancer. He was 72. From the mid-1970s, Kraisak had a relationship with the Journal of Contemporary Asia, as an author, using a pseudonym, including on the special issue … Continue reading

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Thailand’s anti-royalism

It is unusual for JCA to publish an anonymous article. However, for the latest article at the publisher’s website, “Anti-Royalism in Thailand Since 2006: Ideological Shifts and Resistance” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2018.1427021), we have withheld the author’s name. This decision reflects the … Continue reading

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Thailand’s 2014 coup and authoritarianism

A second paper from the forthcoming Special Issue, Military, Monarchy and Repression: Assessing Thailand’s Authoritarian Turn, has been published. “The 2014 Thai Coup and Some Roots of Authoritarianism” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1150500) is by well-known author on Thailand’s politics, economy and history, … Continue reading

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