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World Policy Journal (1 December 2006) 22 (4): 77–86.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Benjamin Pauker Copyright © 2006 World Policy Institute 2006 REPORTAGE Benjamin Pauker is associate editor of World Policy Journal. Thailand: A Fire This Time Benjamin Pauker For nearly two centuries, Thailand has been dits,” for the majority of the attacks, but the...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2000) 17 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Joshua Kurlantzick Copyright © 2000 World Policy Institute 2000 Joshua K u rla n tzk k is Bangkok correspondent fo r Agence France-Presse. The Big Mango Bounces Back Economic Recovery in Thailand and Southeast Asia Josh ua Kurlantzick On an average...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 48–54.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Abby Seiff An insurgency has consumed much of southern Thailand. Since 2004, almost 7,000 have been killed and more than 12,000 wounded as Malay Muslims push for greater autonomy. Journalist Abby Seiff describes the Thai government's brutal security tactics and investigates what's sustaining the...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2016) 33 (2): 57–61.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Thaksin Shinawatra, the former prime minister of Thailand, is one of the world’s most polarizing figures, whose words still reverberate across Southeast Asia. His tenure at the helm of the Thai government in the early 2000s marked a growing rift between Thailand’s urban middle class and the rural...
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Published: 01 September 2017
Instead of my initial commission, which was to photograph her honeymoon in Thailand, I shot Aljohara celebrating the cancellation of her wedding in Brazil with her parents and siblings. “I had the perfect man, set the date, booked the ballroom, and bought the dress. Happy we canceled the wedding More
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 33–40.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Egyptian national identity, food culture, and daily life. thailand today is one of the largest food processing countries in the world, as well as the world’s largest exporter of rice. At the same time the Pita Riots began to gain momentum, similar concerns over national staple foods were...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2002) 19 (2): 70–75.
Published: 01 June 2002
... drug trafficking and abuse, much of consumers in Thailand, where more than 2 it concentrated in Yunnan and several large million people are addicted to methamphet­ coastal cities. Though China’s current drug amines— small, pill-shaped tablets that can habit does not yet compare to...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... ALGERIA THAILAND PAKISTAN KENYA SOMALIASOUTH KOREAUNITED STATESSAUDI ARABIA 16 Vol. XXXIII, No. 4 Winter 2016 / 2017 © 2016 World Policy Institute DOI: 10.1215/07402775...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2011) 28 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2011
... campus, demanded the nation’s former military dictator, Field Marshal Thanom Kittikachorn, who’d returned to Thailand nearly three weeks earlier and took refuge in a Buddhist pagoda, be deported and called for the punishment of the policemen who garroted to death two leftists for distributing anti-Thanom...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2001) 17 (4): 89.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Anarchy" (XVIL2) Talbott, Strobe; “The Crisis in Africa: Local War and Regional Peace” (XVII:2) Kurlantzick, Joshua; “The Big Mango Bounces Back: Economic Recovery in Tamamoto, Masaru; "Japan and Its Discontents: A Letter from Yokohama” Thailand and...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2006) 22 (4): 94.
Published: 01 December 2006
....; “The Follies of Democratic Imperialism” Pauker, Benjamin; “Thailand: A Fire This Time” (XXII: 4) (XXII: 1) Schlesinger Jr., Arthur; “The American Empire? Not So Fast” (XXII: 1) Entwistle, L. Brooks; “Capital Comes Calling on India” (XXII: 2) Scobell, Andrew, and Sumit...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2002) 19 (2): 100–105.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., with James Goodno, of the forthcoming Which Way to Grow? Globalization and the Economies of Southeast Asia, a study of rapid growth, economic crisis, and poverty in Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. Malaysia and the Myth of Self-Regulating Markets John A. M iller...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 115–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
... course, no coup has ever succeeded without the blessings of His Majesty the King. As it happens, I knew this king—not well, and not for many decades—but when I traveled with him to Sakon Nakhon in far northeastern Thailand back in 1976 when he was 49 years old and at peak of his health and power, the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2013) 30 (3): 78–87.
Published: 01 September 2013
... domestic workers in Malaysia. The other half are men—equally poor and uneducated, who gained their experience abroad working on boats as fishermen in Thailand, Indonesia, or sometimes South Africa. Most Cambodian former migrant workers are sick when they return to their home country, says Moeun. Women are...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2015
... fertilizers, mainly imported from China. In Laos, we still have a long way to go until our food is truly secure. We need to reduce the amount of imported consumables brought in from Thailand, and build the skills and infrastructure to produce these foods ourselves. Cooking oil, coconut milk, fish sauce...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 2014
... leadership roles. Women not only vote, they now govern worldwide—in Germany, Denmark, Norway, Slovenia, Lithuania, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Bangladesh, Thailand, South Korea, Liberia, Malawi, Jamaica, and Trinidad and Tobago. Iceland elected a lesbian prime minister in 2009, and Ontario a...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2014) 31 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2014
... users in Thailand, social media has served as a catalyst for the distribution and sharing of information, with a substantial impact on the political situation, and by extension, Thais’ daily lives. Opposing political camps have actively engaged in information wars through social media networks, which in...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 50–63.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Instead of my initial commission, which was to photograph her honeymoon in Thailand, I shot Aljohara celebrating the cancellation of her wedding in Brazil with her parents and siblings. “I had the perfect man, set the date, booked the ballroom, and bought the dress. Happy we canceled the wedding...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2003) 19 (4): 59–64.
Published: 01 December 2003
... three most se­ banks themselves but by the IMF bailouts verely affected countries. that followed. These were invariably de­ Debt did play a role, although this time scribed as bailouts of Indonesia or Thailand the borrowers were principally private-sector or South...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2013) 30 (3): 107–116.
Published: 01 September 2013
... disturbing number of otherwise, at least nominally, democratic nations. Thailand, for instance, is a constitutional monarchy with a benevolent ruler and a lively democratic tradition. It boasts six political parties as part of the ruling parliamentary coalition, five more in opposition and at least six more...