Rian Thai – Volume 4/2011



1) From Assembly to Streets : Contentious Politics in Thailand (1992-2010) / Vipapat Sinpeng


2) Bad Buddhist Kings : An Examination of the Ideal Social Order / Betty Nguyen


3) Palladium : The Emerald Buddha and the Scope of The Real / Carlos M. Ross


4) Two Meditation Traditions from Contemporary Thailand : A Summary Overview / Catherine Newell


5) Southern Siam’s Socio-Economic Linkages with Northern British Malaya (1855-1909) / Clarence Ngui Yew Kit


6) Chaomae Song Nang Worship Ceremony : The Rite that Unites the Vietnamese and Thai peoples of Mukdahan Province / Panupong Udomsilp


7) Examining and Analyzing the Meditation System Passed Down by the Supreme Patriarch Suk Kaithuean, Now Taught at Wat Ratchasittharam / Patrick Ong Pei Wen


8) Legend of the Lao Royal Spirits in Dansai District, Loei Province and the Construction of Their Sacred Identity / Payungporn Nonthavisarut


9) Concepts and Symbols in the Merit-Making of 84,000 Dharma : A Study as an Invented Tradition / Piphek Muangluang


10) “Face” Conflict and Conflict Resolution in Thai-Japanese MNCs in Thailand / Pornrung Katejulasriroj