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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2009; 4317–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2009.4.3.17
Published: 01 October 2009
...Franççois Guillemot This article aims to comprehend the physical suffering that occurs when bodies face the experiences of war and death, or the "decay of bodies," as we call it, in particular on the Hồ Chíí Minh Trail. The study focuses on a specific group of so-called wartime volunteers, the...
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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
... have difficult relationships with their children—relationships which, although not devoid of love or affection, suffer from grudges, conflict, and hate. These fathers call their sons cowards, set them against each other, and rape their daughters. But their death at the end of each story is systematic...
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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
.... © 2018 by The Regents of the University of California 2018 Leprosy Vietnam Subsidy period citizenship body suffering R E S E A R C H E S S A Y L E H O A N G N G O C Y E N Once Bodies Have Remembered: Lived Experience, the Body, and Citizenship Under Vietnamese State Leprosy Care during the...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 152169–172 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.2.169
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; 15240–86 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.2.40
Published: 29 May 2020
... tales of suffering, such as rape threats from communist cadres and the disappearance of family and friends, who are imprisoned and sent to reeducation camps. These occurrences lead Thu-Thuy to fret: Aren t we of the same race, molded by the same earth that makes up Vietnam? I don t understand it. I...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 15287–151 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.2.87
Published: 29 May 2020
... withdraw in small boats. The paratroop company suffered eight killed and sixteen wounded out of one hundred men, while Phú L i First left thirty dead on the field. A second paratroop company had tried to cut off enemy escape without success. ARVN troo- pers were slowed down in the water-filled rice paddies...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2020; 1521–39 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2020.15.2.1
Published: 29 May 2020
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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
... Chí Minh with support from Ph m V n ng and Võ Nguyên Giáp, might have been able to keep Lê Du n at bay and uphold their peaceful unification agenda from the period. At any rate, her argument that the Hà N i leaders were always ready in principle and practice to make peace suffers from the fact that...
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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
... laborers for the French campaign, was in fact designed to divide tasks among villagers: guard and patrol duties, dike maintenance, road repairs, and so on. If those chores were not done, the peasants would suffer from social and economic dis- asters, such as dike breaks, leading to a loss of harvests or...
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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
... coolie in the printing and rubber industries in Cambodia in the s, when his fellow Cambodian toilers suffered together through the grinding work and the malaria, sharing freely with one another what little they had Uncle V i then describes the difficult days of World War II, when a couple of Japanese...
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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
... suffered a worsefortune than B o Ninh s N i bu n chi n tranh [The Sorrow of War Called by Marxist critic V n Khang confused, an evidence of psycho- pathic disorder, falsifying reality, and sullying the armed forces reputa- tion the book was forced to be published in under a different title: Thân...
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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
... take place HETEROGLOSS IA OF H ISTORY 3 Ann Marie Leshkowich has also written about southern memory in her essay Wandering Ghosts of Late Socialism, which explores traders in H Chí Minh City to make sense of the human suffering that continued well after the war. Because most female traders come...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 143137–142 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.3.137
Published: 01 August 2019
... resent their clinginess. His father is joyless and stoic, hiding behind dark aviator glasses. The emotional distance between them all seems insurmountable. Yet over the course of the memoir, we look over Tran s shoulder as he discovers his family and the multiple traumas they have suffered through or...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 143143–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.3.143
Published: 01 August 2019
... Refugee American that the pol- itics of rescue inLittle Saigon created an assimilationist upwardlymobile class that benefits from the suffering of its lower classes, who validate and authen- ticate their cultural status as Refugee Americans. In the s, nearly two hundred thousand ex political prisoners...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 143149–152 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.3.149
Published: 01 August 2019
... intriguing and merits more discussion, particularly as these regions (Cambodia and Laos, in particular) were also important hubs of opium trafficking. Their populations may have escaped the full force of the state alcohol regime, but they did suffer under the state s opium monop- oly, despite their physical...
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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
... between economic development and environmental harm was inequitable. In a representative account, a resident claimed: We have not received any benefits from those enterprises but polluted air and water, as well as cancer victims. Why are we expected to suffer? Residents thought that the firms reduced...
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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
... American presidents, belonging to both political parties. Burns and Novick thus argue that the war was unnecessary, unjust, and unwinnable, that the American presence was also a result of arrogance and therefore America would suffer the same fate as France Revisiting Common Themes With the premise that...
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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
... However, the nationalists suffered a defeat when the Japanese quickly abandoned the leaders of the Ph c Qu c army after the attack on L ng S n, leading to their rapid elimination. The period of the Japanese occupation, from to was partic- ularly paradoxical. Relations between the nationalist...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies. 2019; 14379–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/vs.2019.14.3.79
Published: 01 August 2019
... thánh (holiest). R t is used more to praise good things, whereas c c is employed to magnify bad things, as in tôi c c tra (the greatest sin). Therefore, c c alone by itself or c c là denotes the greatest suffering or oppression of the heart, as in tôi ã c c (now I have arrived at the highest misery...
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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