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Author Bunnag, Jane.

Title Buddhist monk, Buddhist layman : a study of urban monastic organization in central Thailand / Jane Bunnag
Published Cambridge : University Press, 1973


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Description xii, 219 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Cambridge studies in social anthropology ; 6
Cambridge studies in social anthropology ; 6
Contents Introduction. The Thai social system -- 1. 'The way of the monk' -- 2. The monk and the lay community -- 3. The wat community -- 4. The wat and its social matrix -- 5. The role of the Buddhist layman -- 6. The loosely structured social system: red herring or rara avis? -- Appendixes
Analysis Buddhist monasteries Social organisation South-east Asia. Urban regions. Study regions: Thailand. Ayutthaya
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 210-212
Notes Cambridge studies in social anthropology no:6 0068-6794
Subject Bubbha and Buddhism -- Ayutthaya
Buddhist sociology -- Thailand.
Buddhist sociology.
Monastic and religious life (Buddhism) -- Thailand -- Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya.
Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (Thailand) -- Social conditions.
Author Ginsburg, Henry, 1940-2007, former owner. Uk
LC no. 72086420
ISBN 0521085918