'Cambodia's Second Kingdom' - new book on politics.

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'Cambodia's Second Kingdom' - new book on politics.

Post by Anchor Moy » Thu Sep 15, 2016 1:39 pm

There is a new book out on Cambodian politics: Cambodia's Second Kingdom by Astrid Noren-Nilsson. Anyone read it ? There was an article in the CD a couple of weeks back (which I've only just read.)
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Ms. Noren-Nilsson has spent nearly 15 years researching politics and politicians in Cambodia and recently completed her doctorate at the University of Cambridge, England. She turned her thesis into the book, which was released in the U.S. in July by Cornell University’s Southeast Asia Program Publications.

As respected U.S. historian David Chandler notes in the foreword of “Cambodia’s Second Kingdom,” the book was written by an author who, in contrast to many of her contemporaries, spent a significant amount of time listening to the political players whose actions and policies she has analyzed—including an interview with Mr. HE.
https://www.cambodiadaily.com/weekend/b ... er-117562/
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