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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2018) 13 (3): 9–28.
Published: 01 August 2018
... show us what and how people read. © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 Buddhism printing history of the book reading practices E S S A Y K A T H L E N E B A L D A N Z A Publishing, Book Culture, and Reading Practices in Vietnam: The View from Th ng Nghiêm and Ph...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2018) 13 (3): 29–50.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Kosukegawa Teiji; John Whitman Vernacular readingreading Classical Chinese texts in the local vernacular—was practiced throughout the Sinosphere, everywhere people adopted Chinese characters to write and read. Recent research indicates that it took place in Vietnam as well. In this paper, we...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2017) 12 (2): 83–107.
Published: 01 May 2017
... through the University of California Press Rights and Permissions website, at httpwww.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp. DOI: httpsdoi.orgvs of Quán Th Âm is invoked as people recite her name or recount her supernatural powers while they chant the Lotus Sutra. Rather than read these practices in terms...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2015) 10 (3): 48–86.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of a New Historicist practice to Vietnamese literary studies. © 2015 by The Regents of the University of California 2015 homosexuality New Historicism cultural ambiguity outcast hetero-normativity R E S E A R C H E S S A Y N G U Y N Q U C V I N H Cultural Ambiguity in Contemporary...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (3): 1–35.
Published: 25 August 2020
... simply consuming and reading but used the space for meeting others, studying, and research. Furthermore, Hà N i journalists demanded that the colonial state fulfill its mission to provide public resources and modern institutions such as the library. In this way, readers practiced modernity through...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (3): 36–78.
Published: 25 August 2020
... Theravada followers understood what made certain texts authorita- tive and others spurious. Moreover, viewing the councils as ideas highlights a predominant model of sangha-state relations, especially the role of the righteous monarch in purifying Buddhist textual practice and monastic discipline. Given...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (2): 173–175.
Published: 29 May 2020
... Knowledge Production about Vietnam, starts with a chapter on the history and contemporary practices of public space in H Chí Minh City. It critiques the dominant modernist paradigm found in Western literature and portrays a much more diverse landscape of everyday practices in the city that blur the...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (2): 161–165.
Published: 29 May 2020
... communist soldiers alike practiced swidden cropping, they believed that their helicop- ter pilots could still differentiate between these fields. While these missions did not help increase fighting efficiency, they provided an opportunity for the People s Army to make an international accusation against the...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (2): 169–172.
Published: 29 May 2020
... Certeau (The Practice of Everyday Life, University of California Press, This notion embraces all the small day-to-day actions and negotiations that urban dwellers undertake to deal with an urban condition from which most of them suffer. Tactics contrast with strategies, a concept that implies the use of...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (2): 152–160.
Published: 29 May 2020
... brings to light images, objects, and makers F I G U R E 2 : The Strange Beauty of Vietnam, New World of Asia Series, Holiday (August 1957): 62 63. 158 WAY AND G R AN T as well as situations, events, and practices that have not been a part of a discussion of these interests. I hope it shows the need to...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (2): 1–39.
Published: 29 May 2020
... defense commands in the north. To do this, Ph m Công Tr ordered that high-ranking officials [tr ng th n be sent to the four defense commands to conscript men into the military That high-ranking officials were to carry out this task is an indication that this was not yet a regular practice and that...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (2): 40–86.
Published: 29 May 2020
... Lang sees Vân s research project as a betrayal, and she perceives the Vi t C ng as a romantic rival, tracing the political line separating southern nationalism and communism that Ly Thu Ho s realist romance refuses to cross. Lang then embarks on a self-directed crash course by reading historical 52 T...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (2): 87–151.
Published: 29 May 2020
... both enemy and friendly emissions First Corps had two radio vans doing likewise. Vi t C ng stations practiced good communications security, I was told. Vi t C ng attacks in First Corps came in two sizes. Most commonly, reinforced platoons assaulted soft targets such as SDC and Civil Guard posts, or...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (1): 6–48.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Ngô Thị Diễm Hằng The concept of “religion” in Vietnam has long been linked directly with the discourse of state influence. This essay presents place-making practices at the Hùng Temple, exploring the manner in which certain apparatuses of the contemporary state exert control over the temple for...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (1): 107–123.
Published: 01 February 2020
... iterations of the Skylines project in Hà N i, maybe in the winter of I think everything I m doing right now is grounded in a practice of open-ended dialogue, the way we are talking with each other now, and over the course of many years. There isn t a firm, determined endpoint, but a practice of possibility...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (1): 124–127.
Published: 01 February 2020
... the content of the ideological meaning with which both combatants imbued the territory they controlled something which would have required a much deeper reading of Vietnamese sources the book s main focus is on how both sides attempted to marshal resources, human and otherwise, for their war effort...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2019) 14 (4): 87–91.
Published: 01 November 2019
... such a diverse reading of this material. Third, The Barefoot Anthropologist itself is orga- nized by structure rather than chronology. Hence, while the field has moved toward more chronologically oriented publications, for the sake of readers attention, the book is a good practical introduction to how...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2019) 14 (4): 1–39.
Published: 01 November 2019
... story, one reads the ennui of South Vietnamese people undertaking risky practices in a reconfigured social landscape that is soaked in history. But as Christophe Robert notes: There is no possibility for nostalgia because, according to official state ideology, there is nothing to be nostalgic for. This...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2009) 4 (2): 69–116.
Published: 01 June 2009
... informants, and reading publications by Vietnamese monastics and researchers. Since the Mendi- cant Sect had not before been studied by a foreign researcher, and given the paucity of studies on Vietnamese Buddhist practice, particularly lay practice, our purposes were three: to introduce the sect s history...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2019) 14 (3): 153–163.
Published: 01 August 2019
... in and Tran surmises that its relatively sophis- ticated presentation of Vietnamese religious and social practices could only come from an experienced man like Costa, as it required facility not only in vernacular Vietnamese but also in the more erudite written tra- dition of Sino-Vietnamese. Errors...