'Don't Grind an Egg Against a Stone'— Children's Rights and Violence in Cambodian History and Culture

  title={'Don't Grind an Egg Against a Stone'— Children's Rights and Violence in Cambodian History and Culture},
  author={Glenn Miles and Nigel Patrick Thomas},
  journal={Child Abuse Review},
Cambodia is a society with a troubled history, and one that is struggling to find a way between traditional and modern values. This paper considers some of the challenges in promoting children's rights to protection in such a context. It briefly considers the historical and cultural background, and the possible implications for how different forms of violence involving children are experienced. A feature of the analysis is a method for representing in graphic form the historical circumstances… Expand
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