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A History of Thailand
Language: un
Pages: 352
Authors: Chris Baker, Pasuk Phongpaichit
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A History of Thailand offers a lively and accessible account of Thailand's political, economic, social and cultural history. This book explores how a world of mandarin nobles and unfree peasants was transformed and examines how the monarchy managed the foundation of a new nation-state at the turn of the twentieth
Language: un
Pages: 352
Authors: David K. Wyatt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

This highly acclaimed book, the standard history of Thailand for almost twenty years, has now been completely revised by the author. David K. Wyatt has also added new sections examining the social and economic changes that have transformed the country in the past two decades. Praise for the previous edition:
Education in Thailand
Language: en
Pages: 744
Authors: Gerald W. Fry
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-01 - Publisher: Springer

This interdisciplinary book offers a critical analysis of Thai education and its evolution, providing diverse perspectives and theoretical frameworks. In the past five decades Thailand has seen impressive economic success and it is now a middle-income country that provides development assistance to poorer countries. However, educational and social development have
Atlas of the World's Religions
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Ninian Smart, Frederick W. Denny, Frederick Mathewson Denny
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Maps and text present a guide to the historical development and current state of the world's religions.
The Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War: A Political, Social, and Military History, 2nd Edition [4 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1804
Authors: Spencer C. Tucker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-20 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Now in its second edition, this comprehensive study of the Vietnam War sheds more light on the longest and one of the most controversial conflicts in U.S. history. • Includes many photographs and illustrations that bring the Vietnam War to life • Contains more than 200 primary sources in a