New Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs 1/2019

This special issue of the Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs deals with social movements in Cambodia, including, among other things, the situation of smallholder farmers, environmental accountability and grass-roots mobilization.

Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs Vol. 38, No. 1 (2019)

Special issue: Social movements in Cambodia


  • Astrid Norén-Nilsson: Introduction: Social Movements in Cambodia
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Research Articles

  • Jean-Christophe Diepart, Chanrith Ngin, Il Oeur: Struggles for Life: Smallholder Farmers’ Resistance and State Land Relations in Contemporary Cambodia
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  • Sokphea Young: Protests, Regulations, and Environmental Accountability in Cambodia
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  • Frédéric Bourdier: From Confrontation to Mediation: Cambodian Farmers Expelled by a Vietnamese Company
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  • Astrid Norén-Nilsson: Kem Ley and Cambodian Citizenship Today: Grass-Roots Mobilisation, Electoral Politics and Individuals
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  • Faizah Binte Zakaria: Religion, Mass Violence, and Illiberal Regimes: Recent Research on the Rohingya in Myanmar
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Book Reviews

  • Antje Missbach: Book review: Unmarked Graves: Death and Survival in the Anti-Communist Violence in East Java, Indonesia
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In brief |

Many refugees and migrant workers in the Global South must thwart curfews in order to make a living. GIGA researchers Dr. Lea Müller-Funk, Prof. Dr. Eckart Woertz and Dr. Christiane Fröhlich analyse, how COVID-19 impacts (forced) migration in the Middle East and North Africa.