World Conqueror and World Renouncer: A Study of Buddhism and Polity in Thailand against a Historical Background

  title={World Conqueror and World Renouncer: A Study of Buddhism and Polity in Thailand against a Historical Background},
  author={Bryan S. Turner and Stanley Jeyaraja Tambiah},
  journal={British Journal of Sociology},
Tóm tắt: The Social Science Research Council of Great Britain generously financed ​ my fieldwork in Thailand in 1971 and the subsequent analysis of its results. ​ The harvest of information gathered was rich and constitutes the staple of ​ Part Two of this book; there is yet more data that will be reported in ​ another volume. My wife and I also thank the British Academy and the ​ Evans Memorial Fund of the Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, ​ University of Cambridge, for providing… 
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