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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
...Scott R. Sanders This research examines the factors that account for variance in provincial poverty reduction rates between 2002 and 2008 in Vietnam. In particular, this paper uses spatial regression modeling to show that foreign direct investment (FDI) and the capitalist legacies of southern...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2008; 31108–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2008.3.1.108
Published: 01 February 2008
...Jonathan Pincus; John Sender Poverty surveys in Vietnam systematically exclude mobile people, particularly migrants in wage employment. The Vietnam Household Living Standards Survey (VHLSS) and its predecessors sample from official population lists and thus leave out individuals lacking permanent...
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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
... experience in which subjectivities were reshaped by socialist citizenship amid rampant poverty. Meanwhile, hard physical labor for economic survival, one prominent feature of this period, significantly disfigured bodies already afflicted by leprosy, rendering bodily loss a mnemonic for this memorable era...
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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
... of both groups. Moreover, the wealthy villagers and the village elites then were no different from rich and powerful people in today s world who use their money and influence to avoid doing manual labor jobs and performing their public duties. The peasants of Vietnam also had always lived in poverty...
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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
... escape poverty or prison and pursue the promise of liberal inclusion, but they were confronted by the war s systemic racial violence, which racialized not only Asians but also Asian Americans as gooks and perpetual foreigners As a result, many Asian American GIs began to link the violence in Vietnam...
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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
... Vietnamese adventure in Cambodia, coming on the heel of so many bitter decades of war and poverty. A quintessential example of this type of literature is the play Cambodia, Blood and Tears [Campuchia, máu và n c m t] by Tr n V ng. It is set beginning in April on the eve of the Khmer Rouge s entry into...
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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
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 142145–154 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.2.145
Published: 01 May 2019
... regions are increasingly used by large state-owned companies as extraction zones, territories from which they exploit natural resources indiscriminately, especially in a context of crony capitalism in a deeply corrupt political system. These processes exacerbate local poverty, as has been shown for...
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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
... ethnic groups is recorded in the UNFPA report (see Table It can be seen from Table that most Khmer people percent of their population are in the poor and poorest groups. In contrast, per- cent of the Kinh population is in the rich and richest groups. The Khmer peoples poverty is widely linked to their...
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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
... parents, disdain for money, fidelity in marriage, integrity of government servants, maintenance of dignity in the face of poverty began to lose their grip. In this situation, socialist realism struggled to pursue its positive narra- tive of the radical transformation of society since the advent of the...
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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
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 134115–118 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.4.115
Published: 01 November 2018
... it is achieved through radio broadcast, with no face-to-face contact, is entwined with the language politics of stigmatized minority status. In some cases, conversion appears as a solution to extreme poverty. It has a long kinship with Hmong millenarianism that predated the advent of Christianization...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 13471–111 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.4.71
Published: 01 November 2018
... decades, Vietnam has made a remarkable transition from a centrally planned subsidy economy to an open market economy. The country has experienced strong economic growth, substantial im- provements in living standards, and one of the greatest reductions in poverty in the world The transition away from a...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 133127–162 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.3.127
Published: 01 August 2018
... of trade openness on poverty alleviation in Vietnam Systematic vs. Unsystematic Data Collection Despite their benefits, both deductive and inductive and research can be prone to confirmation bias if not wedded to systematic, objective data col- lection efforts. One of my core beliefs is that...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 13227–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.2.27
Published: 01 May 2018
... local citizens play an important role in transna- tional labor migration. The Vietnamese state has responded to these global labor demands by sending workers to fill jobs overseas in order to address the unemployment and poverty issues at home.With an estimated million Vietnamese citizens entering the...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 13274–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2018.13.2.74
Published: 01 May 2018
... excludes them from public decision making but also overlooks the wider structural problems that lead to poverty, vulnerability, and disaster To sum up: firstly, different fields of local knowledge constitute a valuable con- tribution to human capital; secondly, they have the potential to ground development...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2018; 13142–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2018.13.1.42
Published: 01 February 2018
..., policy-oriented, and focused directly on one dimension of the dichotomy (i.e., poverty). The common approach is to compare income and expenditures among five quintiles of the population from poorest to richest, and to calculate a Gini coefficient (a measure of income inequality) based on income data...
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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
... the general poverty of the period, meat was not a regular part of the Hà N i diet Nevertheless, meat was available in the city in a number of different ways. There were some streets that specialized in the sale of particular types of animal flesh, such as Hàng Cá devoted to fish and Hàng Gà devoted to...
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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; 12345–51 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jvs.2017.12.3.45
Published: 01 August 2017
... trafficked. Still others crossed the border to do business and subsequently married Chinese men. Whatever the means that may have led to their marriages, the women s stories revealed several underlying reasons why most of them settled in Wanwei: poverty, ill- fated romantic or marital relationships in their...