The portion of the Malay Peninsula where the Thai Buddhist civilization of Thailand gives way to the Malay Muslim civilization of Malaysia is characterized by multiple forms of pluralism. This book examines a broad range of issues relating to the turmoil afflicting the region.The essays by Ockey, Kobkua, and Thanet Aphornsuvan survey the politics of national integration and local resistance in Thailanda#39;s lower South. While writing from a range of perspectives, the three contributors agree that the policies ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Thai South and Malay North|
|Author||:||Michael John Montesano, Patrick Jory|
|Publisher||:||NUS Press - 2008|