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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2024) 19 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 February 2024
... an active Buddhist reformer and social organizer in his home country, Vietnam. This introduction to the special issue contextualizes Thích Nhất Hạnh as a monastic, poet, activist, scholar, innovator, and beloved community leader for many, tracing his multiple legacies in and beyond Vietnam. © 2024...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2023) 18 (1-2): 104–142.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Martha Lincoln This article examines the shifting biopolitical significance of poverty in Vietnam’s post-reform period, drawing on ethnographic interviews with poor Hanoians. Concomitant with the political economic and sociocultural shifts of market transition, public accounts of poverty’s nature...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2023) 18 (1-2): 143–172.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Sarah G. Grant This article considers the biopolitics of coffee in contemporary Vietnam. Drawing on Vietnamese food safety manuals and coffee processing educational materials, ethnographic research, and recent food safety scandals covered in state media, the article argues that for the Vietnamese...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2022) 17 (4): 55–58.
Published: 01 November 2022
... An by the poet Bùi Mai Hạnh. We supplement this material with an essay about the broader legal, social, and cultural context of sexual violence in contemporary Vietnam by Dr. Nguyễn Thu Hương of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam National University of Hà...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2021) 16 (3): 77–110.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Tuan Anh Nguyen; Jamie Gillen; Jonathan Rigg Vietnam’s New Rural Development program envisages the creation of a newly modern rural Vietnam. Drawing on fieldwork, this paper argues that the program has had little bearing on peasant livelihood strategies. The emergence of deagrarianization has...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2021) 16 (2): 30–59.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Tu Phuong Nguyen Through a case study of workers’ protests to demand owed wages and social insurance benefits after foreign management had suddenly fled the country, this article discusses the moral and legal dynamics of labor dispute resolution in Vietnam. It examines the local government’s use...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2021) 16 (2): 60–83.
Published: 01 May 2021
... covering Tagore in colonial Vietnam in order to explore alternative and less researched trajectories of contemporary Vietnamese nationalism. Specifically, it examines media coverage of Tagore’s works, ideas, personality, and appearance, and, in particular, his visit to Sài Gòn in 1929, to answer...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2021) 16 (1): 158–178.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Nicolas Lainez While conducting research on debt in the lives of sex workers in Hồ Chí Minh City, I stumbled upon an ad a moneylender had glued to a wall. It revealed that financialization was thriving in Vietnam, and more specifically that credit was rapidly expanding and colonizing the urban...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2021) 16 (1): 48–66.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Montira Rato Vietnamese studies first emerged in Thailand during the Cold War period and developed into a vibrant field after the establishment of Thai-Vietnamese diplomatic relations and the end of the Cambodian conflict. Vietnam’s accession to ASEAN in 1995 and preparation for the ASEAN Economic...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2020) 15 (4): 63–98.
Published: 30 October 2020
... Buddhism youth ethics psychology emotions Vietnam R E S E A R C H E S S A Y D A T M A N H N G U Y E N Unburdening the Heart: Urban Therapeutic Buddhism and Youth Well-Being in H Chí Minh City This article received the 2018 best graduate student paper prize from the Vietnamese Studies Group...
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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...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2019) 14 (3): 1–42.
Published: 01 August 2019
...John Gillespie; Thang Nguyen; Canh Le; Hung Nguyen Rapid industrialization has come at a high cost to the natural environment in Vietnam. Frustrated with regulatory inaction, Vietnamese citizens from many social backgrounds have taken direct action to protect their country’s natural environment...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2018) 13 (4): 71–111.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Huong Thu Le; Ha Trong Nguyen This essay examines wages and the gender wage gap between 1993 and 2008 in Vietnam. Our results reveal a slight increase in the mean of the gender wage gap from 2002 to 2008, which is mainly driven by a sharp increase in the gender wage gap for low-wage workers...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2018) 13 (2): 1–26.
Published: 01 May 2018
... in a room and forced to argue it out. There is a need for a decent and likely very noisy argument about how best to analyze Vietnamese politics Fforde s challenge is the stepping off point for this article. To be fair, some of Fforde s points should not be cause for alarm. For instance, that Vietnam...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2018) 13 (2): 27–73.
Published: 01 May 2018
... their return to Vietnam. By conducting multi-sited interviews in Vietnam and Malaysia between 2008 and 2015, we contribute to the transnational labor migration literature by focusing on Vietnamese factory and construction workers in Malaysia and their resistance to transnational state power. We argue...
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Journal of Vietnamese Studies (2017) 12 (1): 10–41.
Published: 01 February 2017
... to a significant extent successful. Thus, I conclude, that the Vietnamese state shaped the labor exchange program to a significant degree. © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 Vietnam Czechoslovakia labor migration state-socialism workers’ rights protests R E S E A R C H E S S...