May Mayko Ebihara

The late May Mayko Ebihara was Professor Emerita of Anthropology at Lehman College

A Khmer Village in Cambodia
May M. Ebihara, May Mayko Ebihara
May Mayko Ebihara (1934–2005) was the first American anthropologist to conduct ethnographic research in Cambodia. Svay provides a remarkably detailed picture of individual villagers and of Khmer social structure and kinship, agriculture, politics, and religion. The world Ebihara described would soon be shattered by Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge. Fifty...

Edited by May Mayko Ebihara

Cambodian Culture since 1975
Homeland and Exile

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