|Role at DRH:||Expert|
|Area of Research:||Thailand; Theravada Buddhism|
BiographyBrooke Schedneck is Assistant Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at Rhodes College. Her work focuses on contemporary Buddhism in Thailand, where she has lived and conducted researched for over eight years. Her first book, published through Routledge’s series Contemporary Asian Religions in 2015, is titled Thailand’s International Meditation Centers: Tourism and the Global Commodification of Religious Practices. She has been published in Contemporary Buddhism, The Buddhist Studies Review, Modern Asian Studies, Religion, and The Journal of Contemporary Religion.
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