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Participatory Development of a Local Curriculum on Traditional Thai House Regeneration in Samut Songkhram

Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal

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      This paper is part of the participatory action research on ‘Architecture for Community Empowering’ project, which has been on-going since 2007. The project emerged from expressed need of local communities to preserve the traditional Thai house as a cultural heritage. A curriculum was developed to provide training on the features of Thai- housing, construction and preservation to empower communities to share and spread this traditional wisdom. Trainees also developed a more profound appreciation for the Thai architectural heritage. This curriculum is the first of its kind in Thailand, and the training is being replicated in other communities in the country.

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      Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal
      E-BPJ
      e-IPH Ltd.
      2398-4287
      May 20 2016
      June 26 2016
      : 1
      : 1
      : 44
      10.21834/e-bpj.v1i1.194
      © 2016

      This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Unported License. To view a copy of this license, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/

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