Legal Pluralism and Equity: Some Reflections on Land Reform in Cambodia
Justice for the Poor, Vol. 2, No. 2, April 2008
4 Pages Posted: 16 May 2008 Last revised: 10 Aug 2009
Institutional reforms in contemporary Cambodia are being undertaken in an environment characterized by pervasive legal pluralism - the not uncommon situation in which numerous, contradictory and competing sets of rules and norms regulate social, economic and political relationships. This paper examines how a series of reforms around land tenure and dispute resolution play out in a context of legal pluralism.
Keywords: Cambodia, law, land, legal pluralism
JEL Classification: K11, O17
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