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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2012; 73157–183 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2012.7.3.157
Published: 01 August 2012
.... This article examines the role of gifting remittances in reestablishing, maintaining, and straining kinship networks disrupted by refugee exile, and catalyzing shifting aspirations and mobile horizons. Drawing on fieldwork from Vietnam's southern and central coast regions, this essay interrogates the...
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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
... contain any regulation preventing judges from receiving reimbursements and honoraria in con- nection with privately sponsored trips, gifts, and hospitality. The effective- ness of the existing code of conduct and other behavioral regulations applied to judges also appears to be limited. Chief Justice Tr...
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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; 1431–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.3.1
Published: 01 August 2019
... was founded in with a gift from the Chinese government. As one of the largest sugar manufacturers in Viet- nam, it became a source of national pride. In the company moved to Anh S n District, a mountainous region in Ngh An Province Soon after the factory doubled production in residents in nh S n...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 14343–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.3.43
Published: 01 August 2019
... knew how to attract the admiration of his contemporaries. Even the most gifted of his comrades had to acknowledge that he alone had the stature of a leader Through his editorial, Nguy n Tri u Lu t also revealed that the nationalist movement in was still searching for a real leader, one as virtuous as...
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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; 14293–144 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.2.93
Published: 01 May 2019
... middle schools in all of the central region, one in Hu , one in Vinh, and one in Quy Nh n. I traveled to Hu and tested into what is now called the Hu Academy for the Gifted [Tr ng Qu c H c Hu In those days it was called the Kh i nh School. Testing into the school was very difficult. Boarding...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 14160–86 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.1.60
Published: 01 February 2019
.... Hasn t he always led his life according to his principles: altruism, generosity, and egalitarianism, struggling against neg- ative actions, showing contempt for dirty money? Nevertheless, this voli- tion goes hand in hand with a simplistic view of the world. The gift of the same length of fabric to...
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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
... their families. While receiving a small monthly allowance from the state, many of them also rely on charity gifts and earn an income from animal husbandry, growing vege- tables, selling food and drinks, or helping at the hospital. In Quy Hòa, I collected life narratives of residents afflicted with...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 131121–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2018.13.1.121
Published: 01 February 2018
...- ucation camp. I am a spy, a sleeper, a spook, a man of two faces, the narrator announces in the novel s opening salvo, Perhaps not surprisingly, I am also a man of two minds He is a bright shining star, with a gift for the dialectic. Rhetoric and ideas flow easily from his mouth. Language functions as...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 1311–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2018.13.1.1
Published: 01 February 2018
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 1221–19 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.2.1
Published: 01 May 2017
... them the gift of freedom This narrative has tended to privilege portraits of abject victims grateful for the assistance given to them by relief organizations while erasing the role that the American War in Vietnam played in creating the refugee crisis in the first place. While refugees did leave...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 12283–107 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.2.83
Published: 01 May 2017
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 122108–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.2.108
Published: 01 May 2017
... buyers, and rise out of money troubles. Worldly accomplishments are seen as indexes of a harmonious relationship established with potent spirits who will continue to bestow gifts of good fortune as long as they are propitiated with annual or semiannual ceremonies on their feast days. Caodaists tend to...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 12220–48 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.2.20
Published: 01 May 2017
... central Vietnam in and entered the monastery at the age of fourteen. A gifted student, he received royal support to study in Japan, eventually 30 S OU C Y receiving his doctorate in literature from Waseda University. Upon his re- turn to Vietnam, he had the intention of starting a Buddhist university...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 12249–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.2.49
Published: 01 May 2017
... geographical dispersion and isolation from each other, the Vietnamese-looking Our Lady of Lavang represents and facilitates the dia- sporic reconnection between Vietnamese Catholics around the world, including those in Vietnam. Today, statues of Our Lady of Lavang have become a popular diplomatic gift from one...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 121170–172 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.1.170
Published: 01 February 2017
... and meaning of l c [divine gift]. In stark contrast to young men, young women engage in Buddhist practice to make themselves more of a desirable partner. But for married women, making offerings allows them a chance to create merits for their families. Chapters and delve deeper into the practice of...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 1211–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.1.1
Published: 01 February 2017
... exception of refugees in western Germany, as Su shows). Unlike exiles in Western Europe, North America and allied capitalist countries, these groups of Vietnamese (who numbered more than two hundred thousand) were meant to comprise a temporary workforce, rather than permanent residents; the gift of skills...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 12173–100 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.1.73
Published: 01 February 2017
... with exaggerated displays of piety, but could not actually afford to part with the food and gifts they brought On the whole, ostenta- tiousness tended to be a descriptor of class status ascribed to northerners, rather than southerners. This association reflects a reality in which some former contract...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 121101–125 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.1.101
Published: 01 February 2017