Lessons from Bangkok's political woes
journal contributionposted on 2023-05-21, 00:47 authored by Nicholas FarrellyNicholas Farrelly
With the coup d'etat of 22 May 2014, Thailand vaulted back to its familiar position as a cautionary tale. After much speculation, the anticipated takeover came with an announcement by General Prayuth Chan-ocha. Like his many predecessors as coup-maker-in-chief he took the microphone to confirm that the military was, once again, in charge. Nobody was surprised.
Publication titleEast Asia Forum Quarterly
Department/SchoolSchool of Social Sciences
Place of publicationAustralia
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