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Soldiers of political fortune


Ball, D and Farrelly, N, Soldiers of political fortune, East Asia Forum Quarterly, 3, (4) pp. 33-34. ISSN 1837-509X (2011) [Refereed Article]


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In the lead-up to Thailand's July 2011 election the tough-talking army chief, General Prayuth Chanocha, weighed into the political debate, insisting that voters should defend the king and elect 'good people'. General Prayuth hoped, no doubt, that his efforts to sway popular sentiment would lead to a victory for the embattled democrat Party.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:Thailand, elections
Research Division:Human Society
Research Group:Development studies
Research Field:Socio-economic development
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:International relations
Objective Field:International political economy (excl. international trade)
UTAS Author:Farrelly, N (Professor Nicholas Farrelly)
ID Code:145423
Year Published:2011
Deposited By:Office of the School of Social Sciences
Deposited On:2021-07-21
Last Modified:2021-09-29
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