Geographies of Contemporary Cambodia

More than a single project, this research encompasses almost two decades of ongoing, grounded fieldwork in the country working alongside and with a variety of agencies and development practitioners.



Publications:

Springer, S. 2020. 'The violence of homelessness: exile and arbitrary detention in Cambodia’s war on the poor.' Asia Pacific Viewpoint. 61(1): 3-18

Springer, S. 2017. 'Klepto-neoliberalism: authoritarianism and patronage in Cambodia'. States of Discipline:Authoritarian Neoliberalism and the Crises of Capitalism. Ed., Tansel, C. B. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield.

Springer, S. 2017. 'Neoliberalism in Southeast Asia'. The Handbook of Southeast Asian Development. Eds. McGregor,A., Law, L. and Miller, F. London: Routledge.

Brickell, K. and Springer, S. 2016. 'Introduction to contemporary Cambodia'. The Handbook of Contemporary Cambodia. Eds. Brickell, K and Springer, S. London: Routledge.

Brickell, K. and Springer, S. Eds. 2016. The Handbook of Contemporary Cambodia. London: Routledge.

Springer, S. 2016. 'Homelessness in Cambodia: the terror of gentrification'. The Handbook of Contemporary Cambodia. Eds. Brickell, K. and Springer, S. London: Routledge.

Springer, S. 2013. 'Illegal evictions? Overwriting possession and orality with law’s violence in Cambodia'. Journal of Agrarian Change. 13(4): 520-546.

Springer, S. 2013. 'Violent accumulation: a postanarchist critique of property, dispossession, and the state of exception in neoliberalizing Cambodia.' Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 103(3): 608-626.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.