On 29 January 2003, a Cambodian mob burned down the Thai Embassy in Phnom Penh. This article explores the roots of this violence, arguing that the anti-Thai riots were linked in part to a set of discourses and imagery that have long been central to assertions of 'Khmerness' and constructions of the 'Other'.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||24|
|Journal||Journal of Southeast Asian Studies|
|State||Published - Oct 2006|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Geography, Planning and Development
- Sociology and Political Science