Violence, Democracy, and the Neoliberal “Order”: The Contestation of Public Space in Posttransitional Cambodia

@article{Springer2009ViolenceDA,
  title={Violence, Democracy, and the Neoliberal “Order”: The Contestation of Public Space in Posttransitional Cambodia},
  author={Simon Springer},
  journal={Annals of the Association of American Geographers},
  year={2009},
  volume={99},
  pages={138 - 162}
}
  • Simon Springer
  • Published 2009
  • Sociology
  • Annals of the Association of American Geographers
Neoliberal policies explain why authoritarianism and violence remain the principal modes of governance among many ruling elites in posttransitional settings. Using Cambodia as an empirical case to illustrate the neoliberalizing process, the promotion of intense marketization is revealed as a foremost causal factor in a country's inability to consolidate democracy following political transition. Neoliberalization effectively acts to suffocate an indigenous burgeoning of democratic politics. Such… Expand
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