Politics and Government

Kevin Downey

Professor Thanes Wongyannava
Address: Faculty of Political Science, Thammasat University, Tha Prachan, Bangkok 10200
Telephone: 02-613-2301




Courses Taught:

Selected Academic Work:

B.A. in Sociology and Anthropology (Second-class Honors), Chulalongkorn University
M.S. (Sociology), University of Wisconsin Madison, U.S.A.
M.Phil (Social & Political Theory), University of Cambridge, England

PO 210 Introduction to Political Philosophy
PO 212 Introduction to History of Political Thoughts
PO 412 Theories on Society and Politics
PO 516 Seminar on Problems of Contemporary Political Theory

"Wathakam: The Thai Appropriation of Foucault's 'Discourse,'" in The Ambiguous Allure of the West (2010), Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press
"Transformation of Chinese Haute Cuiine in Bangkok's Chinese Restaurants," Unpublished research report submitted to the Toyota Foundation
"Perceptions of Antisocial and Bullying Behavior in 8- and 14-Year-Old Children in Rural North Thailand," International Journal of Adolescence and Youth, Vol.8 (2000): 129-137.
"Postmodernization as the Anglo-Americanization of Contemporary French Thought and the Re-Modernization of Postmodern Thai Studies: A Historical Trajectory of Thai Intellectuals," Paper presented at International Conference on Postmodern and Thai Studies, December 13-14, 2003, Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand