J. McDaniel
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86
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Citations
332
Highly Influential Citations
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The Lovelorn Ghost and the Magical Monk: Practicing Buddhism in Modern Thailand
J. McDaniel
Art
27 September 2011
AcknowledgmentsNote on TranscriptionIntroduction1. Monks and Kings2. Texts and Magic3. Rituals and Liturgies4. Art and ObjectsConclusionNotesBibliographyIndex
76citations
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Buddhist ‘nuns’ (mae chi) and the teaching of Pali in contemporary Thailand*
S. Collins, J. McDaniel
Sociology
Modern Asian Studies
21 April 2010
Abstract This paper presents an ethnographic account of Buddhist ‘nuns’ involved in the teaching of Pali language and Abhidhamma in contemporary Thailand. It also reflects on both the emic-Buddhist…
24citations
2
Gathering Leaves and Lifting Words: Histories of Buddhist Monastic Education in Laos and Thailand
J. McDaniel
Economics
25 August 2008
AcknowledgmentsNote on TranscriptionIntroduction PART I. Structural Mechanisms: The Institutional History of Monastic Education 1. From the Sala Vat to the Institut Bouddhique 2. Wandering Librarians
95citations
1
This Hindu Holy Man is a Thai Buddhist
J. McDaniel
Art
1 June 2013
Looking closely at the figures of the Brahmin and the hermit in Thai Buddhism, the author argues that, despite the prevalence of these figures in modern and pre-modern Thai art, literature and…
21citations
1
Transformative History. Nihon Ryōiki and Jinakālamālīpakaraṇam
J. McDaniel
History
30 June 2002
17citations
1
The agency between images: the relationships among ghosts, corpses, monks, and deities at a buddhist monastery in thailand
J. McDaniel
Art
1 July 2011
ABSTRACT The ghost, Mae Nak, is well-known in Thai Buddhism as a protector of soldiers, pregnant mothers, and young lovers. Her shrine at Wat Mahabut (a monastery in Bangkok) is an important center…
10citations
1
The Legend Of Queen Cāma: Bodhiraṃsi's Cāmadevīvaṃsa, A Translation And Commentary
J. McDaniel, Donald K. Swearer, S. Premchit
History
1 October 2002
12citations
1
Architects of Buddhist Leisure
J. McDaniel, M. Rowe
Sociology
2016
5citations
1
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Spiraling through Generations
Linda Ohrn-McDaniel, Inger Ohrn, Greta Stenbom, J. Mcdaniel, J. McDaniel
Economics
2017
2citations
Buddhists in Modern Southeast Asia
J. McDaniel
Sociology
1 November 2010
This article contrasts the study of Southeast Asian Buddhist social and political movements and institutions (ecclesiastical, colonial, royal, or governmental) with the study of individuals who are…
9citations
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