Archive for August 7th, 2009

  • In a recent posting about Thaksin Shinawatra’s birthday, there were some marvelous pictures of monks taking part in the festivities.  One pair showed some monks removing a curse, with their […]

    Monk

    In a recent posting about Thaksin Shinawatra’s birthday, there were some marvelous pictures of monks taking part in the festivities.  One pair showed some monks removing a curse, with their […]

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  • Review of Tearing Apart the Land: Islam and Legitimacy in Southern Thailand, Duncan McCargo, Cornell University Press 2008 Duncan McCargo’s recent study, Tearing Apart the Land, sets itself apart from […]

    Review of “Tearing Apart the Land”

    Review of Tearing Apart the Land: Islam and Legitimacy in Southern Thailand, Duncan McCargo, Cornell University Press 2008 Duncan McCargo’s recent study, Tearing Apart the Land, sets itself apart from […]

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