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Thailand's relapse: the implications of the May 2014 coup

Abstract:

On May 20, 2014, the Royal Army imposed martial law on Thailand, with the declared purpose of restoring peace to the people. Allegedly, the military intervened to put an end to seven months of political turmoil that had begun when the PDRC—the English acronym for the Thai People's Committee for Absolute Democracy with the King as Head of State—occupied key street intersections and government offices in Bangkok. The conservative mobilization had demanded the deposition of elected Prime Ministe...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1017/S0021911816000462

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Asian Studies Journal website
Volume:
75
Issue:
2
Pages:
299-316
Publication date:
2016
DOI:
EISSN:
1752-0401
ISSN:
0021-9118
URN:
uuid:6b682bce-3cab-4543-b638-2fed07cc1444
Source identifiers:
615366
Local pid:
pubs:615366

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