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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 12492–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.4.92
Published: 01 November 2017
...M. Kathryn Edwards © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 Christopher Goscha Historical Dictionary of the Indochina War (1945–1954): An International and Interdisciplinary Approach . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2015 . 564 pages. $49.00 (paper). C...
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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
... the purpose of promoting a sense of nationalism. Drawing on chronological data from 1945 onward, this essay argues that the meaning of the Hùng Temple site has shifted from being known as a historical site of national origins to a spiritual power affecting the nation and people’s lives in contemporary...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2015; 10387–125 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2015.10.3.87
Published: 01 November 2015
... R E S E A R C H E S S A Y A N T U A N N G U Y E N More Than Just Refugees A Historical Overview of Vietnamese Professional Immigration to the United States In the United States and other Western countries such as Australia andCanada, overseas Vietnamese (often called Vi t ki u or Ng i Vi t h i ngo...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 13388–126 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.3.88
Published: 01 August 2018
...Trần Trọng Dương Based on an analysis of historical materials written in Literary Sinitic and vernacular Vietnamese (Chữ Nôm), this article examines the contexts of Buddhist knowledge and Buddhist literacy practices in premodern Vietnam. I argue that Buddhist monks were key agents in a complex...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 151136–141 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.1.136
Published: 01 February 2020
..., the Philippines, Hawai i, and Okinawa. The book situates the Vietnam War within a longer historical arc of the post World War II age of decolonization, demonstrating how the United States recruited Asian allies to spread capitalism and liberal democ- racy in the Asian Pacific following the defeat of...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 151124–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.1.124
Published: 01 February 2020
... war effort. It strains credulity to suggest that their feelings about the legitimacy of both sides had no effect on the efficiency and vigor with which they performed these duties. Such an analysis also tends to obscure the important historical fact that for much of the war it was the antigov- ernment...
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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; 151142–145 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.1.142
Published: 01 February 2020
... to the many different strands of thought in South Viet- nam, the author contributes to providing new generations of Vietnamese with a sense of historical diversity. She may perhaps pay excessive atten- tion to some personalities and not enough to others, but this may inspire other historians to...
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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
... political and historical process. Between the seventeenth and nine- teenth centuries, Vietnamese lords expanded southward in an uneven and contingent process, popularly summarized by the term Nam Ti n (Southern Expansion), that destroyed the Champa Empire, seized the Mekong Delta from a fast-declining Khmer...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 151128–135 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.1.128
Published: 01 February 2020
... any new ground in asserting that peasants, especially those in Tonkin and Annam, were forced to go to France. Nguy n Ái Qu c, alias H Chí Minh, claimed that peasants were taken in chains confined to school grounds. Most of them will never again see their country Later histor- ians following on...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2014; 92107–110 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2014.9.2.107
Published: 01 August 2014
...John K. Whitmore © 2014 by The Regents of the University of California 2014 Wynn Wilcox Allegories of the Vietnamese Past, Unification and Production of a Modern Historical Identity : Southeast Asian Studies, Yale University , 2011 . x + 211 pp. $26.00 (paper). street vending to...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2014; 9246–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2014.9.2.46
Published: 01 August 2014
... Vietnam significantly affected provincial poverty reduction during this time period. These findings suggest that although Vietnam as a whole has benefited from post-Đổi Mới economic reform and FDI, the historical capitalist legacies of the former Republic of Vietnam played a strong role in aiding...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2014; 921–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2014.9.2.1
Published: 01 August 2014
.... Historical studies have shown that in certain times and places, same-sex sexuality was predicated on other variables, such as status and power, not gender. Yet, the Vietnamese sources insist on the centrality of gender in homosexual definition. This article discusses two historical discourses, one medical...
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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
... plight of postwar populations. Both films, made with state support, remind audiences of the historical stigma placed on 1 Journal of Vietnamese Studies, Vol. Issue , pps. ISSN X, electronic © by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission...
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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
... transfers and construction technologies. And yet, this built environment is rarely recognized as heri- tage a designation that implies aesthetic, historical, and cultural value. Rather, like in other places around the world, Hà N i s socialist architecture is often dismissed as an abomination or a foreign...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 14487–91 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.4.87
Published: 01 November 2019
... original French, and thus cannot be rendered easier through translation, as some might desire. As Hardy aptly notes, it requires a certain type of mind to enjoy reading Dournes writing. At worst, as a historical character, he would be read as an arrogant imperialist apologist in flagrant denial of the...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 14440–62 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.4.40
Published: 01 November 2019
... concrete rather than lengthening, thin- ning out, and progressing on a straightforward line like historical and bio- graphical time. In Bakhtin s theory this is the representational significance of the chronotope of time. The next chronotope concerns the road and encounter. The road is a controversial...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 13180–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2018.13.1.80
Published: 01 February 2018
...Shaun Kingsley Malarney This paper historically and anthropologically examines colonial Hà Nội’s black market in meat. Beginning in 1888, colonial officials attempted to assert control over the slaughter, sale, and consumption of meat in the city. These efforts were resisted for decades and...
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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
...Raia Apostolova Following Christina Schwenkel’s call to attend to different temporalities in the study of the Vietnamese diaspora, I examine three historical representations of workers sent to Bulgaria between the early 1970s and the beginning of the 1990s. These representations mediated Bulgarian...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2017; 1241–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.4.1
Published: 01 November 2017
... territory of northern Vietnam with that of Champa. Integration was a central goal for the Việt authorities and water was one of their most important means. The story of water in the Thanh Hóa area illustrates the ongoing historical tension between integration and disintegration in Vietnamese history...