Landscape, Memory, and Post-Violence in Cambodia
Landscape, Memory, and Post-Violence in Cambodia has been a book many years in the making. I first traveled to Cambodia in 2001; since that time I have made repeated trips. Many of these travels have been focused on particular research questions, in particular, an attempt to understand the day-to-day political economy of Cambodia as it existed under the Khmer Rouge regime. This work has...
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Landscape, Memory, and Post-Violence in Cambodia
Some 60 km south of Phnom Penh, nestled among the gently rolling hills of Kampot Province, sits an altogether unremarkable earthen structure. Spanning nearly 12 km in length, 15 m in height, and 20 m in width, what remains of the Koh Sla dam seems at peace among the short grass and scrub, its flanks crisscrossed by narrow dirt footpaths connecting the stilt houses that dot the scene. The...
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Landscape, Memory, and Post-Violence in Cambodia
Over four million international tourists visit Cambodia each year. Among the sites visited, the three most popular destinations are the World Heritage sites of Angkor, the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, and the attendant ‘killing fields’ of Choeung Ek. Together, these sites present a powerful historical and cultural narrative in which a glorious past—signified by the...
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Steve Watson and Emma Waterton call attention to the “obsessive materiality of...
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Landscape, Memory, and Post-Violence in Cambodia
James A. Tyner is Professor of Geography at Kent State University, Ohio. His research operates at the intersection of political and population geography with a focus on war, violence and genocide. He is the author of 14 books, including War, Violence, and Population (2009) which received the AAG Meridian Book Award for Outstanding Scholarly Contribution to Geography and Iraq,...
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