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Media and Thai Politics Publications



Duncan McCargo, Media and Politics in Pacific Asia, London and New York: Routledge, 2003, 185 pp.

Duncan McCargo, Politics and the Press in Thailand: Media Machinations, London and New York: Routledge, 2000, 205 pp (local paperback edition, Bangkok: Garuda Press 2002, 300pp).

Duncan McCargo and Ramaimas Bowra (separate chapters) Policy Advocacy and the Media in Thailand, Bangkok: Institute of Public Policy Studies, 1997, 97pp.

Journal Articles

Duncan McCargo, ‘New Media, New Partisanship: divided virtual politics in and beyond Thailand’, International Journal of Communication, 11, 2017: 4138–4157.

Saowanee Alexander and Duncan McCargo, ‘War of Words: Isan redshirt activists and discourses of Thai democracy’, Southeast Asia Research, 24, 2, 2016: 222–241.

Saowanee Alexander and Duncan McCargo, ‘Diglossia and Identity in Northeast Thailand: Linguistic, social, and political hierarchy’, Journal of Sociolinguistics, 18, 1, 2014: 60–86.

Duncan McCargo and Lee, Hyon-Suk, ‘Japan’s Political Tsunami: what’s media got to do with it?’ The International Journal of Press/Politics, April 2010, 15: 236–245

Duncan McCargo, ‘Thai Politics as Reality TV’, Journal of Asian Studies, 68, 1, February 2009: 7–19.

Duncan McCargo, ‘Communicating Thailand’s Southern Conflict: media alternatives’, Journal of International Communication, 12, 2, 2006: 19–34.

Duncan McCargo, ‘Reforming the Thai Print Media’, Manusya: Journal of Humanities, 3, 1, March, 2000, 86–98.

Duncan McCargo, ‘Killing the Messenger: The 1994 press bannings and the demise of Indonesia’s New Order’, Harvard International Journal of Press/Politics, 4, 1, pp. 29–47, 1999.

Duncan McCargo, ‘The International Media and the Domestic Political Coverage of the Thai Press’, Modern Asian Studies, 33, 3, 1999: 551–79.

Duncan McCargo, ‘The Political Role of the Japanese Media’, The Pacific Review, 9, 2, 1996: 251–64.

Duncan McCargo, ‘The Buds of May', Index on Censorship, 22, 4, 1998: 3–8.

Book Chapters

Duncan McCargo, ‘Patani Militant Leaflets and the Use of History’, in Patrick Jory (ed.) Ghosts of the Past in Southern Thailand: Essays on the History and Historiography of Patani, Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, 2013, pp. 277–297.

Duncan McCargo, ‘Partisan Polyvalence: characterizing the political role of Asian media’, in Daniel C. Hallin and Paolo Mancini (eds), Comparing Media Systems Beyond the Western World, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012, pp. 201–23.

Duncan McCargo, ‘Political Journalists and Their Sources in Thailand’, in Raymond Kuhn and Erik Neveu (eds.) Political Journalism: New Challenges, New Practices, London: Routledge 2002, pp. 92–107.