In the first half of 2010, political tensions in Thailand rose steadily until they literally burst into flames as anti-government protesters set a commercial district on fire in response to the government's crackdown to reclaim the area. The country's other internal conflict, communal violence in the Muslim-majority provinces of the South, was all but ignored in the broader political emergency.
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Research Article| February 01 2011
Thailand in 2010: Rupture and Attempts at Reconciliation
Catharin Dalpino is the Joan M. Warburg Professor of International Relations at Simmons College and a Visiting Scholar in Southeast Asian Studies at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies. From 2005 to 2010, she was Director of Thai Studies at Georgetown University.
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Asian Survey (2011) 51 (1): 155–162.
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Catharin Dalpino; Thailand in 2010: Rupture and Attempts at Reconciliation. Asian Survey 1 February 2011; 51 (1): 155–162. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2011.51.1.155
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