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Buddhist Women As Agents of Change: Case Studies from Thailand and Indonesia

While in Thailand the majority of its population are adherents of the Theravada Buddhist ‘tradition’, in Indonesia, Buddhism is a minority religion with the Theravada Buddhist ‘tradition’ embraced by the majority of Buddhists. However, the development of the Theravada tradition in Indonesia is much influenced by its counterparts in Thailand. Consisting only of men, the Theravada Buddhist [...]