1-20 of 636 Search Results for

buddhist

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (1999) 39 (4): 613–632.
Published: 01 July 1999
... Bhutan: Perspectives on Conflict and Dissent 1994 Bhoutan: dernier royaume bouddhiste de l'Himalaya [Bhutan: The last Buddhist kingdom of the Himalayas] (Paris: Kailash Editors, 1998). Bhoutan: dernier royaume bouddhiste de l'Himalaya 1998 6 Michael Aris, "Conflict and Conciliation in...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2018) 58 (1): 120–126.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Sree Padma Sri Lanka’s 69-year-old parliamentary democracy continues with power concentrated at the center, and consequently, the country’s non-Sinhala-Buddhist minorities on the periphery continue to press for equal rights, while ethnic strife hinders prospects for unified progress. Maithripala...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2017) 57 (6): 1159–1179.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Yong Jae Kim This study explains why Buddhists, Protestants, and Catholics in Korea have shown different voting behavior since democratization. The study argues that the differing institutional adjustments of the major religions during the democratic transition affect believers’ electoral decisions...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (1990) 30 (4): 395–408.
Published: 01 April 1990
...Suwanna Satha-Anand Copyright 1990 The Regents of the University of California [Footnotes] 2 Summa Sambuddhasawok, Buddhist Economics (Bangkok: Theera Publishing House, 1988). Sambuddhasawok Buddhist Economics 1988 Preecha Piampongsarn, Dhammic Economics: Socio-economic...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (1967) 7 (9): 637–644.
Published: 01 September 1967
...R. J. Miller "THEY WILL NOT DIE HINDUS": THE BUDDHIST CONVERSION OF MAHAR EX-UNTOUCHABLES* R. J. MILLER "You can't be without a community. Without a community, itis awkward for a man in all his relationships. This is the culture of the country. In India you have got to be connected This statement...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (1964) 4 (7): 915–928.
Published: 01 July 1964
... Vietnam Press 1964 30 Ibid., Feb. 15, 1964. Feb. 15 Vietnam Press 1964 SOUTH VIETNAM'S BUDDHIST CRISIS: ORGANIZATION FOR CHARITY, DISSIDENCE, AND UNITY CHARLES A. JOINER Monsignor Ngo Dinh Thuc, Dean of the Vietnamese epis- copacy, Archbishop of Hue, founder of the Personalism Training...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2020) 60 (3): 466–489.
Published: 01 June 2020
..., the Rohingya issue has again became entangled with domestic rise of Buddhist nationalism and its associated Islamophobia. In 2012, when the country was engulfed with religious conflict targeting Muslim communities, deadly com- munal violence was waged on the Rohingya in Rakhine State.42 The aftermath...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2020) 60 (3): 534–556.
Published: 01 June 2020
... political ideology, Nepal and India both have numerous Hindu and Buddhist temples, which the people in both countries visit every year, and which can be regarded as a constructive connection between the two countries. Now Nepal has adopted a parliamentary democratic system, but after the elections of 2008...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2014) 54 (1): 22–29.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Tin Maung Maung Than The year 2013 in Myanmar saw parliaments disagreeing with the executive. A joint parliamentary committee to review and amend the Constitution was formed. Western sanctions were virtually withdrawn. A resurgence of communal violence, the emergence of Buddhist nationalism, and...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2020) 60 (1): 140–145.
Published: 01 February 2020
... over the army, the UN investigator, independent rights groups, and international media accuse her of complicity in the military s clearance operations. The ICJ hearing was brought by Gambia with the support of the Organiza- tion of Islamic Cooperation in November. The case alleges that the Buddhist...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2020) 60 (1): 207–212.
Published: 01 February 2020
... and Negombo (with a large Sinhala-Christian community). The majorities of these electorates had turned their back onMahinda Rajapaksa in 2015 but now voted for his younger brother, Gotabaya. With Gotabaya Rajapaksa inaugurated as president at a Buddhist site infused with political symbolism in the...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2012) 52 (6): 1067–1088.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Jörn Dosch The aid dependence of Cambodian NGOs has resulted in a predominantly donor-driven peace-building process. Notwithstanding some crucial reconciliation initiatives that predate donor involvement and are rooted in local—often Buddhist—traditions, recent key initiatives in the area of...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2019) 59 (1): 177–184.
Published: 01 February 2019
... government and the state media at times reinforced this narrative. Facebook has had a tremendous influence on popular perceptions of Muslims in Myanmar. Ultranationalist Buddhist monks such as Wirathu 1. Report of the Detailed Findings of the Independent Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, UN Human Rights...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2019) 59 (1): 108–113.
Published: 01 February 2019
... brief background on the island nation, which in recent years had been rent by civil war, against a backdrop of 450 years of colonial rule that ended with Independence in 1948. In a bid to stay in power, mainstream parties, dominated by Sinhalese politicians, placated the Sinhalese Buddhist majority by...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2019) 59 (1): 164–169.
Published: 01 February 2019
..., 2015): 32. TAMADA / THAILAND IN 2018 167 Buddhist order. The act had been amended in December 2016, transferring authority to appoint the supreme patriarch from the council to the king, who appointed a new supreme patriarch in February 2017. OnMay 24, 2018, a monk, Phra Buddha-Isara, was arrested and...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2019) 59 (1): 156–163.
Published: 01 February 2019
... charge for complaining about the volume of a mosque s loudspeakers, an incident which at the time triggered burning of Buddhist temples in the region. GUNN / INDONESIA IN 2018 159 The Lombok earthquake of August 9, and the earthquake and tsunami that struck Palu City in Central Sulawesi on September 28...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2018) 58 (4): 726–746.
Published: 01 August 2018
... the executive presidency,63 made slow progress toward a new constitution, but some powerful Buddhist monks have rejected the new constitution, which is a major setback for the government. The issue of ethnic reconciliation on the island remained tenuous at best. Hate speech and greater influence of...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2018) 58 (1): 158–165.
Published: 01 February 2018
... constitution to reduce the military s power.2 He was also a Muslim in a pre- dominantly Buddhist country. That such an attack could be carried out in public created deep unease, particularly among rights activists and NLD members. CHRISTINA FINK is Professor of Practice of International Affairs at the Elliott...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2018) 58 (1): 181–187.
Published: 01 February 2018
... governance of the country s Buddhist order, appointed a new supreme patriarch, ratified the new 2017 constitution (after requesting certain minor amendments), and changed various national holidays. The new king has also brought the finances of the Crown Property Bureau under his personal control, removing...
Journal Articles
Asian Survey (2018) 58 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 February 2018
... nonagenarian Mahathir Mohamad and the man he imprisoned, Anwar Ibrahim. In Myan- mar, the Rohingyas, a Muslim minority group long persecuted by majority Buddhists and engaged in violent altercations with the police since 2012, orga- nized a militant self-defense group called the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army...