The Resource A History of Cambodia

A History of Cambodia

Label
A History of Cambodia
Title
A History of Cambodia
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Author David Chandler covers two thousand years of Cambodian history in a candid and concise assessment that focuses on transformation and the historic implications and myths surrounding these changes
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
959.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS554.5 .C46 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
A History of Cambodia
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Illustrations; Preface to the Fourth Edition; 1. Introduction; 2. The Beginnings of Cambodian History; Indianization; Funan; Government and Society in Early Cambodia; 3. Kingship and Society at Angkor; Sources for Angkorean History; Jayavarmani II and the Founding of Angkor; Yasovarman and His Successors; Angkorean Kingship; Angkor Wat; 4. Jayavarman VII and the Crisis of the Thirteenth Century; Theravada Buddhism and the Crisis of the Thirteenth Century; Zhou Daguan's Account of Angkor, 1296-97; 5. Cambodia After Angkor; The Shift from Angkor to Phnom Penh
  • 12. Revolution in CambodiaDK Takes Power, 1975-76; The Four-Year Plan; A Crisis in the Party; Conflict with Vietnam; DK Closes Down; 13. Cambodia Since 1979; The PRK: Early Phases; Opposition to the PRK; The CGDK; The Vietnamese Withdrawal; The UNTAC Period and After; The End of the Khmer Rouge; The Coup de Force of 1997; Twenty-First Century Cambodia; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliographic Essay; Index
  • Cambodia in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth CenturiesValues in Seventeenth Century Cambodia; Vietnamese and Thai Activities in Cambodia; Conclusions; 6. State, Society, and Foreign Relations, 1794-1848; Society and Economy; Patronage and Government; The Okya; Cambodia's Relations with Vietnam and Siam; 7. The Crisis of the Nineteenth Century; The Imposition of Vietnamese Control; The Vietnamization of Cambodia, 1835-40; Siam and the Restoration of Cambodian Independence; 8. The Early Stages of the French Protectorate; The Establishment of the French Protectorate; The Tightening of French Control
  • Sisowath's Early Years9. Cambodia's Response to France, 1916-45; The 1916 Affair; The Assassination of Resident Bardez; The Beginnings of Nationalism; The Impact of World War II; The Growth of Nationalism and the Return of the French; 10. Gaining Independence; The Development of Political Parties; The Growth of the Left; Shanouk and the Achievement of Independence; 11. From Independence to Civil War; The Assembly Election; Sihanouk's Policies; Opposition to Sihanouk; Sihanouk's Rule: A Balance Sheet; Sihanouk's Decline; The Coup of 1970; The Khmer Republic's Slow Collapse
Control code
ocn797920104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (382 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786733156
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35366692
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)797920104
  • pebco0786733152

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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