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A new study analyzes the impacts of COVID-19 on the microfinance sector and vulnerable households.

The Center for Khmer Studies (CKS) is pleased to release “Microfinance in Times of COVID-19: Consumer Protection and the Loan Restructuring Process in Cambodia,”…

Posted on: 1-July-2021

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Deadline: July 15, 2021

Rising Voices in Southeast Asian Studies
A SEAC/AAS Initiative

The Southeast Asia Council (SEAC) of the Association for Asian Studies (AAS) is seeking paper proposals from up-and-coming scholars – including graduate students – to…

Posted on: 22-June-2021

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Deadline extended until 15 July 2021 (Cambodia Time)

The Center for Khmer Studies (CKS) is providing a fellowship to a qualified Cambodian scholar to conduct research on the Elizabeth Becker Collection and other audiovisual materials at the…

Posted on: 21-June-2021

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The Center of Khmer Studies (CKS) announces with deep regret the recent passing of Nancy Norman Lassalle, a generous donor to the CKS library.

For many years, Nancy Norman Lassalle generously donated to the CKS Library, for which she…

Posted on: 9-June-2021

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The Center for Khmer Studies (CKS) is pleased to release “Limits to Growth: A Vulnerability Approach to Understanding Urbanization in Cambodia,” a new report featuring essays by leading experts on Cambodian urbanization. Dr. Adam Saltsman coordinated and edited the…

Posted on: 31-May-2021

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សូមចុចត្រង់នេះដើម្បីអានភាសាខ្មែរ

As Cambodia’s urban areas rapidly grow and transform, high-quality research and data on urbanization are critical to support knowledge and policy. To provide a one-stop repository of resources on urban topics in Cambodia, the Center for Khmer…

Posted on: 26-May-2021

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សូមចុចត្រង់នេះដើម្បីអានភាសាខ្មែរ

The Center for Khmer Studies is pleased to announce that we have received a grant from the Equinox Open Library Initiative to upgrade our online catalog. CKS is one of two…

Posted on: 25-May-2021

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New book by CKS President and fellow Eve Zucker and CKS Affiliate Laura McGrew featuring chapters on Cambodia by Toni Shapiro Phim, Laura McGrew, and Eve Zucker.

Book Description

Coexistence in the Aftermath of Mass Violence demonstrates how…

Posted on: 19-April-2021

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New book by CKS President and fellow, Eve Zucker and Ben Kiernan featuring chapters by several CKS fellows and affiliates including William Kwok, Laura McGrew, and Kosal Path. Additional Cambodia-related chapters including an introduction by Kiernan and Zucker. The…

Posted on: 12-April-2021

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Theme: Making and Unmaking Southeast Asian Spaces
Date: 14 May 2021
Deadline for Submission: 15 February 2021
Notification of acceptance: 14 March 2021

On May 14, 2021, the Southeast Asian Studies Graduate Student Association (SEASGRAD) at the University…

Posted on: 9-February-2021

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PEOPLE, POWER, POLITICS, PANDEMICS & OTHER PERILS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
Canadian Council for Southeast Asian Studies Conference 2021
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Submission Deadline: Thursday, 8 April 2021

The COVID-19 outbreak has disrupted many…

Posted on: 31-January-2021

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Introduction
This article illustrates how the aesthetics of two types of Cambodian music—pin peat and Cambodian hip hop—enact Cambodian–Buddhist ethics and function as ritual practices through musicians’ recollections of deceased teachers’ musical legacies. Noting how prevalent historicist and…

Posted on: 3-December-2020

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Introduction
Cooperation in a social dilemma is noble but risky because one is not sheltered against selfish individuals. This “social uncertainty” is essentially captured in the linear public good game, where it is socially optimal to contribute everything…

Posted on: 24-November-2020

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Last December, the 39th Congress of the International Association of Francophone Mayors (AIMF) took place in Phnom Penh to mark the 40th anniversary of…

Posted on: 16-October-2020

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By Yen Yat

Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science, Summer 2019

Published by SAGE Publishing

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/2399808319857726 

Brief Introduction:

Street network analysis is a growing area in sustainable transportation research. Most academic papers on the topic have,…

Posted on: 23-June-2020

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By Yen Yat

International Journal of Geo-Information, Volume 8, Number 10, Fall 2019, p. 459

Published by the Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijgi8100459

Brief Introduction:

Making transportation systems sustainable is a topic that has attracted the attention of…

Posted on: 23-June-2020

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From Ritual Form to Tourist Attraction: Negotiating the Transformation of Classical Cambodian Dance in a Changing World

By Celia Tuchman-Rosta

Asian Theatre Journal, Volume 31, Number 2, Fall 2014, pp. 524-544

Published by University of Hawai’i Press

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/atj.2014.0033

Posted on: 4-June-2020

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Tides of Empire, the latest publication by 2016 CKS Senior Fellow Dr. Courtney Work, is an ethnographic critique of development leveled from the margins of a marginal state. The book tells an intimate story of social and environmental…

Posted on: 29-May-2020

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Editor’s Note: This post is the first in our five-part series “COVID-19: Views from the Field.” Click here to read an introduction written by series organizer Rebekah Ciribassi.

When I waved goodbye to my partner at Torino Caselle Airport in northern…

Posted on: 12-May-2020

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By Kosal Path

New Perspectives in Southeast Asian Studies
Series Editors: Alfred W. McCoy, Ian G. Baird, Katherine A. Bowie, and Anne Ruth Hansen

Official website 

Posted on: 24-April-2020

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CCSEAS: Call for Papers for 2021 Conference

PEOPLE, POWER, POLITICS, PANDEMICS & OTHER PERILS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
Canadian Council for Southeast Asian Studies Conference 2021
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Submission Deadline: Thursday,

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