DOI:​10.1017/S0026749X13000486
Corpus ID: 145208558
Worshipping Relics and Animating Statues. Transformations of Buddhist statecraft in contemporary Laos*
P. Ladwig
Published 17 July 2014
Sociology

Modern Asian Studies
Abstract In Laos—one of the few remaining ‘officially’ socialist countries—Buddhism was abolished as a state religion after the revolution in 1975. However, since the 1990s the communist government… 
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