This website is all about domestic life and my research on gender, injustice and everyday politics in Cambodia and Vietnam. From domestic violence, marital breakdown, to forced eviction, it has a straightforward message – home matters.

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Handbook of Contemporary Cambodia

4 February 2015

Cambodia has undergone a rapid transformation in the years since the UNTAC mission of the early 1990s, and it seems necessary to take stock and explore the dimensions of these significant shifts in a country now garnering global media attention. From the violence of its (still) disputed 2013 elections, the protests of garment workers calling […]

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Dr Katherine Brickell
Senior Lecturer in Human Geography
Royal Holloway
Telephone: +44 (0) 1784 276 259