In her PhD thesis in International Relations/Political Science Saba Joshi studies the contemporary politics of land grabbing in Cambodia with a tripartite focus on gender, resistance and state formation. Drawing on fieldwork that she conducted between 2015 and 2019, Saba Joshi examines contestation against large-scale land acquisitions, gendered experiences of dispossession and resistance, and how the politics of land grabbing are refracted through processes of political transition to authoritarianism in Cambodia.
Joshi, Saba. 2020. Contesting land grabs, negotiating statehood: the politics of international accountability mechanisms and land disputes in rural Cambodia. Third World Quarterly. 41(9).
Joshi, Saba, 2019. Working wives: gender, labour and land commercialization in Ratanakiri, Cambodia. Globalizations. 17(1).