Thai Legal HIstory

The Centre for Legal History at Edinburgh is delighted to note the publication by Cambridge University Press of Thai Legal History: From Traditional to Modern Law, edited by Andrew Harding and Munin Pongsapan. The latter wrote the thesis for his Edinburgh Ph.D. on “The Reception of Foreign Private Law in Thailand: A Case Study of Specific Performance”, and is currently serving as Dean of the Law School of Thammasat University. Andrew Harding is a noted comparative scholar and expert in Asian legal studies based ate National University of Singapore. This work will open to a wider world the rich content and the fascination of the legal history of Thailand. See