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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2009; 431–16 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2009.4.3.1
Published: 01 October 2009
...: Agency and Society in the Study of the Second Indochina War Once upon a time, during the 1970s and 1980s, the Vietnam War (1959 1975) was studied mainly as an episode in American history. Anglophone authors in the United States and elsewhere wrote extensively about the war during its closing stages and...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 15177–106 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.1.77
Published: 01 February 2020
... government agencies. However, to begin our discussion it is necessary to summarize some recent changes in the structure of the court system. According to the Constitution, the people s courts are recognized as judicial bodies of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam that exercise judicial power (article This is...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 151146–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.1.146
Published: 01 February 2020
... reduced to social archetypes without historical agency. At the same time, the author asks, When does history become a necessary tool to 146 Journal ofVietnamese Studies, Vol. Issue , pps. ISSN X, electronic © by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 15149–76 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.1.49
Published: 01 February 2020
... polity, and eventually brought Cambodia under joint Vietnamese-Siamese suzerainty on the eve of the French conquest in the late nineteenth century. Vietnamese settlers largely subscribed to a nar- rative of clearing virgin land and taming uncivilized wilderness, ignoring the legitimacy and agency of the...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 1516–48 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.1.6
Published: 01 February 2020
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 14463–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.4.63
Published: 01 November 2019
... diverse fields as contemporary architecture and urban development, interior decoration, and design, as well as social topics like consumerism and waste recycling. He founded NOI Pictures, a photography agency based in Vietnam, in The photographs included here are but a small sample from a project on Hà N...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 1441–39 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.4.1
Published: 01 November 2019
... so given ongoing news about media censorship or arrests of political dissidents. Creative entrepreneurship is stifled when, for example, the Central Council on Film Evaluation and the Cinematography Agency ban the theatrical release of films like s B i i Ch l n [Chinatown Dust], due to perceptions...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 1431–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.3.1
Published: 01 August 2019
... and Impact Assessment. To date, this agency lacks the power to influence the state agencies that oversee the implemen- tation of industry policy in Vietnam, and it also lacks the resources to effectively monitor and enforce EIAs These political and resource pro- blems are replicated at the local level...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 143115–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.3.115
Published: 01 August 2019
... those associated with it The Vietnam War, a film made for healing and reconciliation, continues to rob south- ern Vietnamese of their agency, legitimacy, and ideals. However, an unjust war from an America-centric perspective does not mean that it was also unjust from the perspectives of the communist...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 142166–171 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.2.166
Published: 01 May 2019
... being diminished. Finally, the CDV s mission was perpetually changing. Originally an interim agency, the CDV was made permanent following Ngô ình Di m s decision not to participate in the Geneva-mandated national elec- tions, and, as a result, converted its message to reinforce Ngô ình Di m s national...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 142155–160 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.2.155
Published: 01 May 2019
... coalition government in South Vietnam. Kis- singer, dismayed by the sharp internal divisions revealed in the report, decided to conduct his own survey of US security agencies. But the responses he received were similarly polarized. In Losing Binh Dinh: The Failure of Pacification and Vietnamization...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 14293–144 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.2.93
Published: 01 May 2019
... lieutenant colonel [trung t and he was a colonel i ta much higher rank. In the French War, he was a military theorist in the Third Interzone. This was a serious intellectual! So during the th Congress, Doãn somehow received a French translation of Khrushchev s secret speech from the Soviet press agency...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 1421–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.2.1
Published: 01 May 2019
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 14135–59 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.1.35
Published: 01 February 2019
... marital homogamy among partners Different from the other couples who have the same education or occu- pation, Chau Thi, a highly educated Khmer man with a high-status position OVERCOMING BARR IERS TO INTERETHNIC MARR IAGE 51 in a state agency, married a Kinh garment worker from a lower educational...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 1411–34 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.1.1
Published: 01 February 2019
...- acterization elides the considerable variations in conditions and responses to i M i observed across the country s diverse cultural and geographical topography. To track localized mediations of i M i within processes of transfor- mation enacted structurally and at the level of individual agency across...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2014; 9355–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2014.9.3.55
Published: 01 November 2014
... landowners to organize collectively to seek justice from national authorities were stifled by local officials motivated to preserve the new status quo and were ideologically delegitimized by members of the rural middle class. The findings shed new light on ethnic minority political agency and show how the...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 1341–47 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.4.1
Published: 01 November 2018
... obligations. Subnational planning authority resides in the People s Committees and their subordinated line agencies. The latter also serve as satellites mandated to enforce national planning provisions locally as set by the ministries. The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), established in as the State...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 13448–70 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.4.48
Published: 01 November 2018
... dissent and loss, thus ascribing it individual agency The body opens an inter- personal and communal domain for the community to not only remember and narrativize the past but also to implicitly verbalize their repressed indignation and dissent. Deprived of sanctioned means to directly articulate the...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 133163–166 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.3.163
Published: 01 August 2018
... of cultural hybridity, divided allegiance, and agency. There is, for example, the case of Lady Xian, a sixth-century Li leader whose marriage to a Chinese official and promotion of Chinese laws did not preclude her from attempting to raise her own regional status along with that of her clan. Most...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 133167–170 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.3.167
Published: 01 August 2018
... with agency in ordinary people s explanations of their everyday lives might have been developed further, Bergstedt s work is a significant contribution to the broader literature on Vietnam that goes a long way to connecting the Viet- namese case to more general issues taught in undergraduate and...