Buddhist fury: religion and violence in southern Thailand

  title={Buddhist fury: religion and violence in southern Thailand},
  author={P. Jory},
  journal={Journal of Southeast Asian Studies},
  pages={190 - 192}
  • P. Jory
  • Published 2012
  • History
  • Journal of Southeast Asian Studies
Thailand Buddhist fury: Religion and violence in southern Thailand By MICHAEL K. JERRYSON Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. Pp. 262. Black and white plates, Notes, Bibliography, Index. The greater part of the academic scholarship and media commentary on the violence that has afflicted southern Thailand since 2004--currently the most serious such conflict in Southeast Asia with over 5,000 people killed since the conflict began--has focused on the role played by Islam in the conflict. Indeed… Expand
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