Dr. Bencharat Sae Chua

Dr. Bencharat Sae Chua


Telephone : (66) 2-441-0813 to 5 ext. 2131

E-mail : bencharat.sae@mahidol.edu

Education history:

Ph.D. (Politics and International Relations)
La Trobe University, Australia: 2015
M.A. (Political Sciences)
University of Delhi, India: 1999
B.A. (Communication Arts)
Chulalongkorn University: 1996

Academic specialization / Area of Interest:

Social movements; Democratization; Thai politics; Human rights culture
ขบวนการเคลื่อนไหวทางสังคม; กระบวนการพัฒนาประชาธิปไตย; การเมืองไทย; วัฒนธรรมสิทธิมนุษยชน

Academic contributions:

Research results


Article/ Book Chapter

Sae Chua (2020). Civil Society and Human Rights, in ASEAN University Network–Human Rights Education and Strengthening Human Rights and Peace Research and Education in ASEAN/Southeast Asia (eds) An Introduction to Human Rights in Southeast Asia, Volume 3, SHAPE SEA: Bangkok. Pp 21-42.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2019). Civil Society and Social Movements in Democratization (ประชาสังคมและขบวนการเคลื่อนไหวทางสังคมในกระบวนการพัฒนาประชาธิปไตย), in STU Textbook for 83203 Democracy and Democratization. Sukothai Thammathirat Open University: Bangkok.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2018). “Thailand”. In Akihiro Ogawa (ed) Routledge Handbook of Civil Society in Asia. Oxon: Routledge. Pp. 215-226.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2018). “When democracy is questioned: competing democratic principles and struggles for democracy in Thailand”. In Eva Hansson and Meredith L. Weiss (eds) Political Participation in Asia: Defining and deploying political space. London and New York: Routledge. Pp 151-168.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2018). Human rights violation and (non)prospect for democracy in Thailand. Global Campus Policy Brief. Venice: European Inter-University Center.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2017). “Thailand”. In SHAPE SEA. Country Reports – Human Rights Outlook in Southeast Asia 2016. Bangkok: SHAPE SEA. Pp 133-145.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2016). “Thailand”. In SHAPE SEA. Country Reports – Human Rights Outlook in Southeast Asia 2014-2015. Bangkok: SHAPE SEA. Pp 101-113.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2016). “Understanding Thai Human Rights Through Non-Search for Truth and Impunity: Cases of state violence against democracy movements”. In Prajak Kongkirati and Pokpong Junvit (eds). Puey and Thai Society in Crisis. Bangkok: Social Sciences and Humanities Textbook Project. Pp. 111-146. (in Thai)

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2014). “Revisiting “People’s Politics”.” Fieldsights – Hot Spots, Cultural Anthropology Online, September 23, 2014, http://www.culanth.org/fieldsights/576-revisiting-people-s-politics

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2013). Rights Claims and the Strategic Use of Culture to Protect Human Rights: The Community Forest Movement in Thailand. In Coeli Barry (ed). From Rights to Culture. Chiang Mai: Silkworm.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (2006). Land Occupation: The Implications for Land Conflict Resolution in Thailand. In Suwit Laohasiriwong and Ming-Chee Ang (eds). Natural Resources Related Conflict Management in Southeast Asia. Khon Kaen: Institute for Dispute Resolution.

Sae Chua, Bencharat (1997). Child Rights. In Thai Development Supporting Committee. Summary of the Thai Social Problem in 1996. Bangkok: Thai Development Supporting Committee. pp 2-10. (In Thai)


Bencharat Sae Chua et al (1996). Summary of the Thai Social Problems in 1995. Bangkok: Thai Development Supporting Committee. (In Thai)

Book Review
Bencharat Sae Chua (2020) Review of Tyrell Haberkorn (2018). In plain sight: impunity and human rights in Thailand. Madison and London: University of Wisconsin Press, South East Asia Research, 28:1, 103-104, DOI: 10.1080/0967828X.2020.1736388

Bencharat Sae Chua (2005) Review of Missingham, D. Bruce (2003). The Assembly of the Poor in Thailand: From Local Struggles to National Protest Movement. Chiang Mai: Silkworm Books. Fah Daew Kan, Vol 5 (3). (In Thai)

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