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SOCIETY, CULTURE AND GLOBALIZATION

Background

Positively and negatively, the forces of globalization have impacted on Thai and Southeast Asia societies especially in cultural aspects.Therefore it is necessary to prepare readiness with a cooperation from social academics in various sciences.

Social and Cultural Research Group was set up from gathering of several academics in different fields such as Medical Anthropology, Ethnomusicology, Communication, Social Development Studies, Linguistics and Museum Studies- who are interested in studying and analyzing social and cultural phenomena which are occurred from globalization's influence in rural, national and Southeast Asia levels.

Objectives

  1. To study for creating body of knowledge about new social phenomena occurred from globalization and global capitalism to guide society into finding answer for making suggestions which lead to be national policies, specification of measure and mechanism for reducing social problem's severity.
  2. To be an area for researchers interested in similar topics to meet, share their experiences and brainstorm for developing research questions which are updated to deal with problems and conform to national requirement.
  3. To be an area for creating and supporting institute' staffs and students to be brand-new researchers.
  4. To apply research' studies for solving variety of problems harmoniously with present society condition and to distribute our social and cultural research to outside.

Recently and Present Researches

  1. Mahidol Elderly Research Project (Finished)
  2. Cultural Mapping of Ethnic Groups in Thai-Cambodian Border Provinces : A Policy-Making Instrument for Problems Solving in Border Areas
  3. Resource Management for peace and sustainability Project


Member

 

Apinya Buasuang, Assistant Professor

     
 

Iam Thongdee, Assistant Professor

     
 

Dr. Naraset Pisitpanporn

     
 

Dr. Saowapa Pornsiripongse, Associate Professor
saowapa.por@mahidol.ac.th
[ Curriculum vitae ]

     
 

Dr. Sophana Srichampa, Associate Professor
sophana.sri@mahidol.ac.th, sophana@gmail.com
[ Curriculum vitae ]

     
 

Dr. Khwanchit Sasiwongsaroj, Assistant Professor
quanjit.sas@mahidol.ac.th, kwan7chit@yahoo.com

[ Curriculum vitae ] [ Short Bio ]

     
 

Yongyuth Burasith, Assistant Professor
yongyut.bur@mahidol.ac.th
[ Curriculum vitae ] [ Short Bio ]

     
 

Dr. Isara Choosri, Lecturer
isara.cho@mahidol.ac.th
[ Curriculum vitae ]

     
 

Dr. Jitjayang Yamabhai
jitjayang.yam@mahidol.ac.th, jitjayang@yahoo.com
[ Curriculum vitae ]

     
 

Dr. Therapong Boonraksa
theeraphong.boo@mahidol.ac.th

[ Curriculum vitae ]

     
 

Supaporn Kacharat
supaporn.rue@mahidol.ac.th
[ Curriculum vitae ]