This is a selection of resources on customs, costumes and etiquette in Cambodia available from the NLB catalogue or the Internet. It is not meant to be an exhaustive list. If you come across more useful resources, please drop us a note so that we can share them with our readers.
NLB print and digital resources
Cambodia – Culture Smart! (The essential guide to customs & culture)
Cambodia – Culture Smart! offers illuminating insights into Cambodian culture and society. This concise guide enhances the understanding of attitudes, beliefs and behaviour in Cambodia and helps expats to settle in comfortably.
All rights reserved, London: Kuperard, 2008.
Cambodia: A concise history, language, culture, cuisine, transport and travel guide
This guide provides basic knowledge of the history and culture of Cambodia as well as tips on food, handy phrases, transport and sightseeing attractions for visitors.
All rights reserved, South Carolina: North Charleston, 2017.
Spirits world: Cambodia, the Buddha and the Naga
This book examines the unique aspects of Cambodian religion and beliefs that have been encrypted into the Cambodian way of life.
All rights reserved, Oxford: John Beaufoy Publishing, 2015.
Cambodia: Society & Culture
This handy report provides an overview of different aspects of Cambodian culture, such as its etiquette, folklore, superstitions and religion. It helps visitors avoid cultural pitfalls and form connections with ease.
Retrieved from Ebscohost database. (myLibrary ID is required to access this database).
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This website provides tips that enable visitors to understand the basic Cambodian values, etiquette and traditions.
Khmer culture & religion: Customs and traditions
The third issue of this quarterly online edition of Cambodia Insight Magazine provides readers with informative content on Khmer culture, customs and traditions.