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Thai – Khwaam Chop Tham (Dharma)

May 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Legitimacy, Thai

ความชอบธรรม Khwaam Chop Tham (Dharma) Relates to legitimacy/righteousness In Thai, the prefix or suffix ‘Dharma’ is added to many words which relate to State governance. This is a significant concept that is used by everyone in Thailand to describe political platforms of almost all flavours. When the country was under an absolute monarchy, the state […]

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