In 2019, Thailand held its first election in eight years, crowned a new king for the first time in nearly 70 years, and hosted the ASEAN summits for the first time in a decade. It was an eventful year for Thailand, filled with controversy and attempts to restore stability and the democratic legitimacy lost after the coup of 2014. Progress was marred by missteps and irregularities, leaving both stability and legitimacy in doubt.
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Research Article| February 01 2020
Thailand in 2019: An Election, A Coronation, and Two Summits
Asian Survey (2020) 60 (1): 117–124.
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James Ockey; Thailand in 2019: An Election, A Coronation, and Two Summits. Asian Survey 1 February 2020; 60 (1): 117–124. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.117
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