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Jay Fai and the anomaly of the “good” street vendor2021 Food Culture and Society 24 (1): 127-41
  • Trude Renwick
H6/KF [FOOD-]1751-7443in special issue 'Mobilizing the streets: the role of food vendors in urban life'
Gift narration: dynamic themes of reciprocity, debt, and social relations in Theravāda Buddhist Myanmar2020 Journal of contemporary religion 35 (1): 31-51
  • Charles Carstens
H6/KFO [JOURNAL-]1353-7903in special issue 'Ethics of giving in Asia'
Bad gifts, community standards, and the disciplining of Theravāda monks2020 Journal of contemporary religion 35 (1): 53-70
  • Thomas Borchert
H6/KFO [JOURNAL-]1353-7903in special issue 'Ethics of giving in Asia'
Everyday care and precarity: Buddhaghosa and Thai social story-making2020 Medical anthropology 39 (4): 305-18
  • Felicity Aulino
H6/KGT [MEDICAL-]0145-9740in special issue 'Balancing the quotidian: precarity, care and pace in anthropology’s storytelling'
Sangha as art public? Questions on Buddhist monks engaging with art in Therevada Southeast Asia2020 World art 10 (2-3): 191-213
  • Roger Nelson
H6 [WORLD-]2150-0908in special issue 'Contemporary art worlds and art publics in Southeast Asia'
The protective Buddha: on the cosmological logic of paritta2019 Numen 66 (2-3): 207-42
  • Eviatar Shulman
H6/KFO [NUMEN-]0029-5973
The transformative power of food: the "milk mothers" in Sri Lankan Buddhism2019 Material religion 15 (5): 529-52
  • Rita Langer
H6/KFO [MATERIAL-]1743-2200
Religiously inspired charitable organizations (RICOs) and their quest for religious authority and recognition in contemporary China2019 Asian ethnology 78 (1): 75-100
  • Caroline Fielder
H6/KWS [FOLKLORE-]1882-6865in special issue 'Religious authority in East Asia: materiality, media and aesthetics'
Pali scholarship 'in its truest sense' in Burma: the multiple trajectories in colonial deployments of religion2018 Journal of Asian studies 77 (1): 123-38
  • Alicia Turner
*H6/KW [JOURNAL-]0021-9118
Palimpsests of the past: oral history and the art of pointillism2018 Journal of Asian studies 77 (4): 855-77
  • Katherine A. Bowie
*H6/KW [JOURNAL-]0021-9118
De la 'dynamique' du droit bouddhique birman2018 Bulletin de l’Ecole Française d’Extrême-Orient 104: 377-85
  • Gregory Kourilsky
H6/KWY [ECOLE-]0336-1519review article on Buddhist law in Burma: a history of Dhammasattha texts and jurisprudence, 1250-1850 by D C Lammerts (Honolulu: University of Hawai's Press, 2018)
The Buddha's biography: its development in the Pagan murals vs. the later vernacular literature, in the Theravādin Buddhist context of Southeast Asia2017 Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society (Series 3) 27 (2): 255-94
  • Samerchai Poolsuwan
H6/KW [ROYAL-]1356-1863
Becoming selfless: the evolving not-self2017 Anthropology of consciousness 28 (2): 173-7
  • Tahn Pamutto
H6/KH [ANTHROPOLOGY-]1053-4202in special issue 'Way out voices: a phenomenology of interbeing'
Buddhist disaster relief: monks, networks, and the politics of religion2016 Asian ethnology 75 (1): 53-74
  • Jeffrey Samuels
H6/KWS [FOLKLORE-]1882-6865in special issue 'Salvage and salvation'
Flirtation with the other: an examination of the processes of othering in the Pali Vinaya2016 Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies (London) 79 (3): 535-57
  • Claire Maes
H6/KW [LONDON-]0041-977X
The practice of deference and its politics: Theravada Buddhist belief and hierarchical dynamism in China's southwest border areas2015 Taiwan journal of anthropology 13 (2): 67-100
  • Tzu-kai Liu
H6/KWS [TAIWAN-]1727-1878Chinese summary
From riches to rags: how new clothes for the dead become old robes for monks2014 Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society (Series 3) 24 (1): 125-44
  • Rita Langer
H6/KW [ROYAL-]1356-1863
Some scenes from the life of the Buddha: sculptural depiction from Arākān (Rakhine) in Myanmar2014 Journal of the Sri Lanka branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (New Series) 59 (1): 1-18
  • Vinay Kumar Rao
H6/KWL [ROYAL-]1391-720X
The hidden paintings of Angkor Wat2014 Antiquity 88 (340): 549-65
  • Heng Than
  • Im Sokrithy
  • Khieu Chan
  • Noel Hidalgo Tan
H6/KE [ANTIQUITY-]0003-598X
Monks dwelling with the Vinaya. Outcome of the reform of the monastery in the Theravāda Buddhist society of Myanmar2014 Journal of Asian and African studies (Tokyo) (88): 65-89
  • Ryosuke Kuramoto
H6 [JOURNAL OF ASIAN AND AFRICAN STUDIES. Tokyo]0387-2807English summary
Remembering with respect: history, social memory and the cross-border journeys of a charismatic Lue monk2013 The Asia Pacific journal of anthropology 14 (1): 23-40
  • Wasan Panyagaew
H6 [CANBERRA-]1444-2213in special issue 'Reconstituting boundaries and connectivity: religion and mobility in a globalising Asia'
Did Ācariya Buddhaghosa formulate the doctrine of cognitive process (cittavīthi)?2013 Journal of the Sri Lanka branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (New Series) 58 (2): 57-71
  • Ashoka Welitota
H6/KWL [ROYAL-]1391-720X
Tai Buddhist practices in Fehong Prefecture, Yunnan, China2012 Southeast Asian studies 1 (3): 395-430
  • Takahiro Kojima
H6/KWY [SOUTHEAST-]0563-8682in thematic issue 'De-institutionalizing religion in Southeast Asia'
An overview of the field of religion in Burmese studies2009 Asian ethnology 68 (2): 185-210
  • Bénédicte Brac de la Perrière
H6/KWS [FOLKLORE-]1882-6865in special issue 'Power, authority, and contested hegemony in Burmese-Myanmar religion'
On the ambivalence of female monasticism in Theravāda Buddhism. A contribution to the study of the monastic system in Myanmar2009 Asian ethnology 68 (2): 265-82
  • Laure Carbonnel
H6/KWS [FOLKLORE-]1882-6865in special issue 'Power, authority, and contested hegemony in Burmese-Myanmar religion'
A Mahāyānist movement in the Luohei Shan (Lahu mountains) of southwestern Yunnan2009 Inner Asia 11 (2): 309-33
  • Anthony R. Walker
H6/KW [INNER-]1464-8172
Rituals with mixed religious elements: Buddhist-Islamic exchange in the south of Thailand2008 Zeitschrift für Ethnologie 133 (1): 95-119
  • Alexander Horstmann
H6 [ZEITSCHRIFT-]0044-2666in thematic issue 'Between syncretism and orthodoxy. On the religious dynamics in Southeast Asia'; English summary
Réflexions sur la notion de conversion dans la diffusion du bouddhisme theravāda au Népal2007 Anthropologica (New Series) 49 (1): 51-66
  • Chiara Letizia
H6/KUB [ANTHROPOLOGICA N.S.]0003-5459in thematic issue 'Social and political dimensions of religious conversion'; English summary
Religious life of the Singphos of Arunachal Pradesh: a study of Theravada Buddhism2006 Journal of the Indian Anthropological Society 41 (1): 45-53
  • B. Tripathy
H6/KWL [INDIAN-]0019-4387
When a word is worth a thousand pictures: Mahāyāna influence on Theravāda attitudes towards writing2006 Numen 53 (4): 405-47
  • Daniel Veidlinger
H6/KFO [NUMEN-]0029-5973
Concept of Pāramitā and Daśabhūmi in Theravāda and Mahāyāna Buddhism2005 Journal of the Asiatic Society 47 (4): 17-30
  • Sadhan Chandra Sarkar
H6/KWL [ASIATIC-]0368-3308
How giving sanctifies: the birthday of Thamanya Hsayadaw in Burma2004 Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (New Series) 10 (3): 495-515
  • Guillaume Rozenberg
H6 'JOURNAL-'1359-0987French summary
Evaṁ me suttam: on the development of the early Buddhist community, canon and language2004 Liaudies kultûra 4: 42-54
  • Audrius Beinorius
H6/KVT 'LIAUDIES-'0236-0551English summary
Impossible gifts: bodies, Buddhism and bioethics in contemporary Sri Lanka2004 Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (New Series) 10 (4): 839-59
  • Bob Simson
H6 [JOURNAL-]1359-0987French summary
The cultural politics of the supernatural in Theravada Buddhist Thailand2003 Anthropological forum 13 (2): 205-12
  • Erick D. White
H6/ KX [ANTHROPOLOGICAL-]0066-4677in special issue 'Perspectives on the category 'supernatural''
Theravada revivalism in Nepal: some reflections on the interpretation of the early years2002 Studies in Nepali history and society 7 (2): 215-37
  • David N. Gellner
1025-5109
Aśoka and the Buddhist saṃgha: a study of Aśoka's schism edict and minor rock edict 12000 Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies 63 (1): 1-30
  • Herman Tieken
0041-977X
Buddhist preaching and Sinhala religious rhetoric: medieval Buddhist methods to popularize Theravāda1997 Numen 2: 180-210
  • Mahinda Deegalle
Sickness, healing, and religious vocation: alternative choices at a Theravāda Buddhist nunnery1997 Ethnology 36 (3): 213-26
  • Nirmala S. Salgado
AvalokiteŚvara's aliases and guises1993 History of religions 32 (4): 368-73
  • G Obeyesekere
review article on 'Buddha in the crown' by JC Holt (OUP, 1991)
Der Buddha, die Götter, Menschen und Dämonen: Heilverfahren im Kontext singhalesischer Kosmologie1993 Baessler-Archiv 40 (2): 345-67
  • A Tilker
Royal words and their unroyal consequences1992 Cultural anthropology 7 (4): 448-63
  • C E Gray
Power in the periphery and socio-religious change among the Karen: from nineteenth century Burma to Thailand today1992 Japanese Journal of ethnology 57 (3): 271-96
  • Yoko Hayami
English summary