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Vietnam and the West : new approaches / Wynn Wilcox, editor.

Publication:
Ithaca : Cornell University, Southeast Asia Program, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
vi, 210 p. : ill., map ; 26 cm.
Series:
Studies on Southeast Asia ; no. 52.
Studies on Southeast Asia ; no. 52
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Subjects:
Vietnam -- Foreign relations.
Vietnam -- History.
Contents:
Introduction : the co-figuration of Vietnam and the West / Wynn Wilcox
Precolonial encounters (to 1862). The rise of Christian Nôm literature in seventeenth-century Vietnam : fusing European content and local expression / Brian Ostrowski ; Jean Marie Despiau : unjustly maligned physician in the medical service of the Nguyên / C. Michele Thompson ; Đặng Đức Tuấn and the complexities of nineteenth-century Vietnamese Christian identity / Wynn Wilcox
French and American encounters (1862-1975). More than half the sky : Vietnamese women and anti-French political activism, 1858-1945 / Micheline Lessard ; Persuading the enemy : Vietnamese appeals to non-white forces of occupation, 1945-1975 / Marc Jason Gilbert ; The paradox of western-style trade unionism in South Vietnam / Edmund F. Wehrle ; The search for a third force in Vietnam : from The quiet American to the Paris peace agreement / Sophie Quinn-Judge
Recent encounters (1975-present). Agent Orange, Vietnam, and the United States : blurring the boundaries / Diane Niblack Fox ; Strategic waters, tragic waters : water privatization in Vietnam / Christopher L. Kukk
Notes:
"This volume grew out of a conference with the same title that was held at Western Connecticut State University on December 4-5, 2005"--Acknowledgments.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Wilcox, Wynn, 1974-
Cornell University. Southeast Asia Program.
ISBN:
9780877277828 (hbk.)
0877277826 (hbk.)
9780877277521 (pbk.)
0877277524 (pbk.)
OCLC:
687615095