James A. Warren

Bio: 

James A. Warren holds a PhD in History from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, and is currently a Lecturer in the Social Science Division of Mahidol University International College (MUIC), Thailand. Before joining MUIC in 2011, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow in the History Department of the National University of Singapore (NUS) from 2008 to 2010.  

Research: 

Specializing in the social and economic history of modern Thailand, his current research project examines the history of alcohol consumption and production in the kingdom.

Selected publications: 

Gambling, the State and Society in Thailand, c.1800-1945 (2013). 

Paper title: 

Historical Perspectives from Thailand on the Contemporary Asian Casino