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The almanac of women and minorities in world politics / Mart Martin.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 2000. 
	UCB  DREF   HQ1236; .M347 2000

Bibliography of Asian Studies Ann Arbor, Mich. : Association for Asian Studies, 1957
	UCB   MAIN   DS503.1.F3
	UCB   SSEA   DS511.A12.B6
	Library has:  1956-1991
Also available, for currently enrolled U.C. Berkeley students, faculty and staff, is a 
searchable web-base version of 
Bibliography of Asian Studies  (UCB Only) 

Cambodia : the situation of children and women.  Phnom Penh : United 
Nations Children's Fund, Office of the Special Representative, 1990.
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1750.3 .C25 1990 Ref

Cambodia's Country Report : Women in Development
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1240.5.K3.C36 1994  Ref 
Chronology of women worldwide : people, places & events that shaped women's history
/ Lynne Brakeman, editor ; Susan Gall, managing editor.
Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research, c1997 [i.e. 1996] 
	UCB  DREF    HQ1121; .C617 1997

Compendium of statistics and indicators on the situation of women, 1986 /
Departmemt of International Economic and Social Affairs, Statistical Office
= Recueil de statistiques et d'indicateurs sur la situation des femmes,...
New York : United Nations, 1989, c1988.
	UCB   DOE REFE   HQ1154 .C6447 1989  
The Greenwood encyclopedia of women's issues worldwide. / Lynn Walter, 
editor-in-chief, Manisha Desai, volume editor. Asia and Oceania.  Westport, 
Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003. 
	UCB  DOE REFE     HQ1115.G74 2003 v.1
The Penguin atlas of women in the world  / Joni Seager.  3rd ed., 
completely rev. and updated.  
New York : Penguin Books, , [c2003].
	UCB   DOE REFE   G1046.E1.S4 2003 

Statistical record of women worldwide / Linda Schmittroth, editor.  2nd ed.
New York : Gale Research, c1995.
	UCB   DOE REFE   HQ1150.S73    Gov/Stat
	Library has:  BOUND 1995(2)
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1150.S73   
	Library has:  BOUND 1995(2)

United Nations women's indicators and statistics database New York, USA : United Nations Publications, 1994- 
	UCB   DOE REFE  HQ1154.U545 compu/d
		Ask at Doe Reference desk for accessibility

Women in developing countries : a selected, annotated bibliography for development organisations
 / by Janet Townsend.  Sussex : Institute of Development Studies, [1988].
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1870.9.A12 T693 1988

Women in development : a resource guide for organization and action / ISIS Women's International 
Information & ... Philadelphia : New Society Publishers, c1984.
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1870.9.W655 1984

Women in development : a selected, annotated bibliography and resource guide / prepared by 
Linda Gire Vavrus with Ron Cadieux and the staffof the Non-Formal Education Information Center.  
East Lansing, Mich. : Non-Formal Education Information Center, Institute for International 
Studies in Education, Michigan State University, 1980.
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1870.9.A12 .V38

Women in development : bibliography on the advancement of women and essay on women's studies, 
with focus on South and ... / edited by Basundhara Dhungel.  Bangkok, Thailand : Division of 
Human Settlements Development, Asian Institute of Technology, 1988.
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1735.3.B37 1988  REF

Women in Southeast Asia : a bibliography / Fan Kok-Sim.  Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, c1982.
	UCB   DOE REFE   HQ1745.8.A12.F35  
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1745.8.A12.F35 REF

Women in the economy : a select annotated bibliography of Asia and Pacific / compiled by 
Vanita Nayak-Mukherjee.  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : Asian and Pacific Development Centre ; Pinelands, 
St. Michael, Barbados : DAWN, 1991.
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1726.A12.W66 1991  REF

Women in the Third World : a directory of resources / compiled and edited by Thomas P. 
Fenton and Mary J. Heffronn.  Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, c1987.    	
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1870.9.A12.F461 1987  REF
Women in the Third World : a historical bibliography / Pamela R. Byrne, Suzanne R. Ontiveros, 
editors.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-Clio Information Services, c1986.
	UCB   MAIN   HD1870.8.A12 W651 1986

Women in the Third World : a reference handbook / Karen L. Kinnear.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1870.9.K58 1997
Women in the Third World : an encyclopedia of contemporary issues  / editor, Nelly P. 
Stromquist ; assistant editor, Karen Monkman.  New York : Garland Pub., 1998.
	UCB   DOE REFE   HQ1870.9.W6548 1998	 		
Women in Southeast Asia : a bibliography / Fan Kok-Sim.  Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, c1982.
	UCB   DOE REFE   HQ1745.8.A12.F35
 	UCB   SSEA   HQ1745.8.A12.F35 REF

Women studies abstracts.[Rush, N.Y., Rush Pub. Co.]
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1101.W65
	Library has:  BOUND v.1(1972)-28 (1999)
Also available, for currently enrolled U.C. Berkeley students, faculty and staff, is a searchable web-base 
version of Women Studies International  (UCB Only)
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General Works

Cambodia demographic and health survey, 2000 / [contributors: Bernard Barr?ere ... [et al.]]
Phnom Penh, Cambodia : National Institute of Statistics, Ministry of Planning : Directorate General 
for Health, Ministry of Health ; Calverton, Md. : ORC Macro, 2001. 
	UCB   PUBLIC HEALTH     HB1054.3.A3.C25 2001

A Demographic perspective on women in development in Cambodia, Lao People's
Democratic Republic, Myanmar and Viet Nam / Economic and Social Commission
for Asia and the Pacific.  New York : United Nations, 1998.
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1240.5.A785 D45 1998a REF

Gender and development in Cambodia : an overview / Siobhan Gorman ; with Pon Dorina & 
Sok Kheng.   Phnom Penh : Cambodia Development Resource Institute, c1999.
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1240.5.C16.G67 1999

Innovative Buddhist women : swimming against the stream / edited by Karma Lekshe Tsomo.
Richmond : Curzon, 2000.
	UCB   MAIN   BQ4570.W6.I55 2000

The national policy for women : Cambodia / Asian Development Bank.
[Manila] : The Bank, [1996].
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1236.5.C16.N38 1996a  REF
Partners for the advancement of women.  Phnom Penh, Cambodia : Office of the Resident 
Coordinator in Cambodia, [1998?].
	UCB   SSEA    HV1448.C16.P37 1998a  REF

Plan of operations, 1996-2000 : a programme for children and women in Cambodia.
[Cambodia] : Royal Government of Cambodia in cooperation with the United Nations 
Children's Fund, [1995?].
	UCB   MAIN   HV800.C16.P53 1995

"Rice plus" : widows and economic survival in rural Cambodia / Susan Hagood Lee.
New York : Routledge, 2006. 
	UCB   MAIN     HQ1058.5.C16.L44 2006
Sex trafficking in Cambodia / Leviseda Douglas.  Victoria, Australia : Centre 
of Southeast Asian Studies, Monash University, 2003. 
	UCB  MAIN     HQ242.3.A5.D68 2003
Soul survivors : stories of women and children in Cambodia / by Carol Wagner ; 
Berkeley, Calif. : Creative Arts Book Co., c2002.
	UCB   MAIN   DS554.8.W35 2002

When broken glass floats : growing up under the Khmer Rouge, a memoir / Chanrithy Him. 
1st ed. New York : W.W. Norton, c2000.
	UCB   MAIN   DS554.83.H56.A3 2000
Women, key to national reconstruction / Secretariat of State for  Women's Affairs, 
Kingdom of Cambodia.  [Phnom Penh] : Secretariat of State for Women's Affairs, 1995.
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1240.5.K3.W653 1995
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Journal Articles

<Balancing effectiveness, side-effects and work : women's perceptions and experiences with 
modern contraceptive technology in Cambodia / Rita Sadana & Rachel Snow.
	Social Science & Medicine, v. 49:3, August 1999, p. 343-358.

Body, memory and wordless stories : The Sam women and Cambodian classical dance / J
udith Hamera. 
	Women & Language, v. 19:1, Spring 1996, p. 64-68.

The broken women of Cambodia /Annuska Derks.
	IN: Sexual cultures in East Asia : the social construction of sexuality and 
	sexual risk in a time of AIDS, edited by Evelyne Micollier.  London; New York : 
	Routledgecurzon, 2004, p. 127-155.
Buddhism, human rights, women's rights and democracy / Kassie Neou.
	IN:  Innovative Buddhist Women: swimming up the stream / edited by Karma 
	Lekshe Tsomo, Bhiksuni.  2000, p. 315-334.
Cambodia : reconstucting the fabric of women's lives / Sochua Mu Leiper.
	Connexions, no. 46, 1994, p. 29. 

Cambodia: watered by women's sweat and tears / Nancy Arcellana .
	Women in Action, v. 1, 1998, p. 72-76.
Cambodia's First Voters Guide (discusses the League of Women Voters campaign to bring voters 
guides in Cambodia.  / Judith E. Davis. 
	National Voter, v.48:3, Marcy 1999, p. 17-20. 

Cambodia's women : shouldering the burden / Pat Orvis.
	Populi, v. 20:3, March 1993, 5 pgs.

Childbearing beliefs among Cambodian refugee women /J. C. Kulig 
	Western Journal of Nursing Research, v. 12:1, Feb 1990, p. 108-118

Childrearing knowledge, beliefs and practices of Cambodian refugees / J. C. 
Lenart, P.A. St. Clair. 
	Bell Journal of Pediatric Health Care, v. 5:6, Nov-Dec 1991, p. 299-305.

Commercial sex workers : victims, vectors or fighters of the HIV epidemic 
in Cambodia?/ Lisa Marten.
	Asia Pacific Viewpoint, v. 46:1, April 2005, p. 21-34.
Cowering women, combative men : femininity, masculinity and ethnicity on 
strike in two southern Ontario towns, 1964-1966 / Robert Ventresca.
	Labour / Le Travail, v. 39, 1997, p. 125-158.

Cultural health care or child abuse? : the Southeast Asian practice of cao
 gio / R. E. Davis. 
	American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Journal, v. 12:3, Mar 2000, p. 89-95.

The demographic situation in Cambodia /J. W. Huguet. 
	Asia - Pacific Population Journal, v. 6:4, Dec 1991, p. 79-91. 
Domestic violence against married women in Cambodia / Kathryn M. Yount and 
Jennifer S. Carrera. 
	Social Forces, V. 85:1, Sept 2006, p. 355-387.
Domestic violence in a rapidly growing border settlement : a study of two 
villages in Poipet commune, Bantteay Meanchey Province / Thav Kimsan and 
Komol Sovila. 
	IN:  The 8th Socio-cultural Research Congress on Cambodia, 21-23 November 
	2005, Royal University of Phnom Penh: proceedings.  Phnom Penh: Research and 
	Development Unit of the Royal University of Phnom Phenh, 2006, p. 312-352.

Effects of war trauma and abuse in older Cambodian refugee women / patricia
D. Rozee and Gratchen Van Boemel. 
	Women and Therapy, v. 8:45, 1989, p. 23-50

Exploring gender and culture with Khmer refugee women : reflections on 
participatory feminist research /Janice L. Thompson. 
	Advances in Nursing Science, v. 13:3, 1991, p. 30-48
Explosive spread of HIV and sexually transmitted diseases in Cambodia / 
C.A. Ryan.
	Lancet, v. 35, no. 9110, April 18, 1998, p. 1175-1176.

Female garment factory workers in Cambodia : migration, sex work and HIV/AIDS
/ Nichigaya Kasumi
	Women and Health, v.35:4, 2002, p. 27-42.

Focus on women in Cambodia / Anonymous 
	JOICFP NEWS, v. 260, no. 4, Feb 1996.
Gender mainstreaming in government offices in Thailand, Cambodia, and Laos: perspectives 
from below / Kyoko Kusakabe.
	Gender and Development, v. 13:2, 2005, p. 46-56	
Health, women and environment in a marginal region of northeastern Cambodia /
F. Bourdier. 
	GeoJournal, v. 44:2, 1998, p. 141-150.  

How does a 'risk group' percieve risk ? : voices of Vietnamese sex workers in 
Cambodia / Joanna Busza. 
	IN: Contemporary research on sex work / edited by Jeffrey T. Parsons. 
		New York ; London : Haworth Press, 2005, p. 65-82

Human security and international assistance : combating human trafficking 
in Cambodia / K. Takamatsu. 
	Gender, Technology and Development, v. 8:2, 2004, p. 277-285.
Khmer Buddhism, female asceticism and salvation / Elizabeth Guthrie.	
	IN: History, Buddhism and the new religious movements in Cambodia, edited
	by John Marston and Elizabeth Guthrie.  Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, 
	2004, p. 113-149/	
Khmer kinship : the matriliny / matriarchy myth / Judy L. Ledgerwood.
	Journal of Anthropological Research, v. 51, 1995, p. 147-259.

Khmer village women in Cambodia : a happy balance / May Ebihara. 
	IN: Many sisters: women in cross-cultural perspective/ edited by Carolyn 
	J. Matthaisson.  New York : Free press, 1974, p. 305-347. 

Khmer women: Buddhist survivors/ Nancy J. Barnes.
	IN:  Innovative Buddhist Women: swimming up the stream / edited by Karma 
	Lekshe & Bhiksuni Tsomo.  2000, p. 96-103.

Khmer women and global factories / Annuska Derks. 
	IN:  Expressions of the politics and tradition, identity and change, edited 
	by Leakthina chau-Pech Ollier.  London : Routledge, 2006.  p. 193-204. 

Just choices : representations of choice and coercion in sex work in Cambodia /
Larissa Sandy.
	Australian Journal of Anthropology, v. 18:2, Aug 2007, p. 194-206>
Market, class and gender relations: a case of women retail traders in Phnom Penh /
	 Kyoko Kusakabe.
	International Feminist, v. 5:4, March 2003, p. 28-46.

Marriage, gender and labor : female-headed households in a rural Cambodian village
 / Miwa Takahashi. 
 	Southeast Asian Studies = Tonan Ajia Kenkyu, v. 42:4, Mar 2005, p. 442-463
Mother's milk in war and diaspora / Aihwa Ong. 
	Cultural Survival Quarterly, v. 19:1, Spring 1995, p. 61-64. 

Negotiating veilence and non-violence in Cambodian marriages / Rebecca Surtees. 
	IN:  Gender-based violence, edited by Geraldine Terry and Joanna Hoard. 
	Oxford, England : Oxfam, 2007, p. 56-69.
New Women's Media Center in Cambodia. 
	Women Envision, v. 22, Feb 1995, p. 16.

Plates in a basket will rattle: domestic violence in Cambodia. 
	Women in Action , Mar 1996, p. 54.

Politics and gender: negotiating conceptions of the ideal woman in present 
day Cambodia / Judy Ledgerwood.
	Asia Pacific Viewpoint, v. 37:2, August 1996, p. 139-152.

Rediscovering Cambodian buddhist women of the past / Hema Goonatilake.
	IN:  Innovative Buddhist Women: swimming up the stream, edited by Karma 
	Lekshe Tsomo.  Richmond : Curzon, 2000, p. 85-90.

The (re-)emergence of Cambodian women writers at home and abroad / Klairung 
	IN:  Expressions of the politics and tradition, identity and change, edited 
	by Leakthina chau-Pech Ollier.  London : Routledge, 2006.  p. 150-163. 

Reproductive health and domestic violence : are the poorest women uniquely 
disadvantaged? /Sunita Kishor and Kiersten Johnson. 
	Demography, v. 43:2c May 2006, p. 292-307.
Restyling colonial Cambodia (1860-1954): French dressing, indigenous custom and 
national costume / Penny Edwards. 
	Fashion Theory" the journal of dress, body and culture, v. 5:3, Nov 2001, p. 1-28.

Rules, roles and rights : gender, participation and community fisheries management 
in Cambodia's Tonle Sap region /Bernadette P. Resurreccion. 
	International Journal of Water Resoruces Development v. 22:3, Sept 2006, 
	p. 433-447.

Sex trafficking in Cambodia / Abigail Schwartz.
	Columbia Journal of Asian Law, v. 17:2, Spring 2004, p. 371-432

Sex work in Cambodia : Beyond the voluntary/forced dichotomy /L. Sandy. 
	Asian and Pacific Migration Journal, v. 15:4, 2006, p. 449-469
Sexuality beliefs among Cambodians : implications for health care professionals / 
Judith C. Kulig. 
	Health Care for Women International, v. 15:1, Jan/Feb 1994, pg. 69-74.

Together, Sex Workers Speak with a Louder Voice. 
	Women in Action, v. 32:2, 1999.

Traces of Khmer Women's imaginary / S. Sieng .
	Women & Therapy, v. 13:1, 1992, p. 29. 

Trends and the status of gender in the formation and communication technology
sector in Cambodia /Sophea Hor. 
	IN:  The 8th Socio-cultural Research Congress on Cambodia, 21-23 November 2005, 
	Royal University of Phnom Penh: proceedings.  Phnom Penh: Research and Development 
	Unit of the Royal University of Phnom Phenh, 2006, p. 377-396.
Trust, abuse of trust and mistrust among Cambodian refugee women: cultural 
interpretation / Marjorie A. Muecke. 
	IN: Mistrusting refugees Berkeley : University of California Press, 1995. 

Uniting indigenous communities in Cambodia to calim the right to maternal 
healthcare / E. Brown, C. Godden and N. Sopheak. 
	Gender and Development, v. 14:2, 2006, p. 211-222.
Women in Kampuchea : a critique / A. Flemming. 
	Asia du Sud-est et Monde Insulinden, V. 15, 1984, p. 435-446.
Womanizing Indochina: Fiction, Nation, and cohabitation in Colonial Cambodia, 
1890-1930 / Penny Edwards.
	IN: Domesticating the Empire: Race, Gender, and Family Life in French 
	and Dutch Colonialism / edited by Julia Clancy-Smith & Frances Gouda, 1998, 

Women helping women in Cambodia / M. Huff-Roussele. 
	Planned Parenthood Challenges, v. 1, 1998, p. 26-7. 

Women in today's Cambodia / Chantou Boua.
	New Left Review,  Jan-Feb 1982, p 45-61.

Women shoulder the burden of Cambodia's economy / Veronique Roess.
	World of Work, v. 9, Sept-Oct 1994, p. 24-25.

Women widows in Cambodia are employed as deminers-clearing fields of landmines.
	Sister Namibia, July 1997, v. 9:3, p. 38. 
Womanizing Indochina: fiction, nation and cohabitation in colonial Cambodia, 
1890-1930 / Penny Edwards
	IN:  Domesticating the empire : race, gender and family life in French and Dutch 
	colonialism, edited by Julia Clancy-Smith ; Frances gouda.  Charlottesville, VA : 
	University Press of Virginia, 1998, p. 108-130.
Young people and HIV in Cambodia : meanings contexts and sexual cultures /
C. M. Tar and P. Aggleton. 
	AIDS Care, v. 11:3, 1999, p. 375-
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Web Sites / Online Databases

Amnesty International - USA Women's Humans Rights

Bibliography of Asian Studies 
The most comprehensive scholarly index of Southeast Asian Studies available for 
the humanities and social sciences.
(UCB Only) Available for currently enrolled U.C. Berkeley students, faculty and staff.

Contemporary Womens Studies
provides access to journals, hard-to-find newsletters, reports, pamphlets, fact sheets, and guides regarding 
a broad array of gender-related issues.  This database covers sources published by organizations around the 
world. Coverage includes 1992 to the present.
(UCB Only) Available for currently enrolled U.C. Berkeley students, faculty and staff.

a useful database of gender statistics developed by World Bank.

is a full-text database of publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas.
(UCB Only) Available for currently enrolled U.C. Berkeley students, faculty and staff.

Global List of Women's Organizations
provides a thorough listing of international womens organizations.

International Labour Organisation
seeks to promote justice and the improvement of working conditions of women and men. 

Southeast Asian Serials Index
provides free access to information on Southeast Asia through the indexing of 95 major academic 
and current affairs journals on Southeast Asia.

Status of Khmer Women

The United Nations and the Status of Women
a United Nations Home Page bringing together women's departments from various UN agencies. 

United Nations Development Programme : Gender in Development
endeavors to support gender equality and the advancement of women.

United Nations WomenWatch
is the United Nations' Internet Gateway on the Advancement and Empowerment of Women.

UNIFEM in East and Southeast Asia
works with governments, NGOs, community and other organizations, as well as individuals,in East and South
East Asia to promote gender equality between women and men and advance the status of women.

Women Asia
This web page's objective is to "serve as an informational regional network of individuals and Agencies
which will facilitate monitoring of the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action from a women's 
perspective in the Southeast Asian region.

Women in Development Resources

Women in Politics, Cambodia

Women's Network for Unity
grassroots support group created by sex workers for sex workers in Cambodia.

Women's Organizations in Cambodia

Women's Resources International
(UCB Only)Available for currently enrolled U.C. Berkeley students, faculty and staff.

World Bank Gender Net
includes statistics, listing of World Bank publications with abstracts and information on projects World 
Bank is involved with related to women and development.

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