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Việt Nam : borderless histories. [Viet Nam]
AuthorTran, Nhung Tuyet
Reid, Anthony, 1939-
Pub. LocationMadison, WIPublisherUniversity of Wisconsin Press
Date2006Phys. Desc.pdf. (ix, 386 p. : illustrations, map)
LocationDigital ArchivesCall NumberDS556.5.V544 2006d
Việt Nam : borderless histories / edited by Nhung Tuyet Tran and Anthony J.S. Reid.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 332-366) and index.

Pt. 1. Introduction : the construction of Vietnamese historical identities / Nhung Tuyet Tran, Anthony Reid. Research on the Vietnamese village : assessment and perspectives / Phan Huy Le -- pt. 2. Construction Viet against a Han world. Le Van Huu and Ngo Si Lien : a comparison of their perception of Vietnamese history / Yu Insun -- Chinese gunpowder technology and Dai Viet, ca. 1390-1497 / Sun Laichen -- Beyond the myth of equality : daughters' inheritance rights in the Le Code / Nhung Tuyet Tran -- pt. 3. Southern pluralities. The Eighteenth-century Mekong Delta and its world of water frontier / Li Tana -- One region, two histories : Cham precedents in the history of the Hoi An region / Charles Wheeler -- Transnationalism and multiethnicity in the early Nguyen Anh Gia Long period / Wynn Wilcox -- pt. 4. Rediscovering Vietnamese- European encounters. Crossing oceans, crossing boundaries : the remarkable life of Philiphe Binh (1759-1832) / George Dutton -- Strangers in a foreign land : Vietnamese soldiers and workers in France during World War I / Kimloan Hill -- Recasting Pigneau de Behaine : missionaries and the politics of French colonial history, 1894-1914 / James P. Daughton.

"Crossing borders and exploring ambiguities, the essays in Việt Nam: Borderless Histories draw on international archives and bring a range of ... analytical approaches to the global, regional, national and local narratives of Vietnamese history. Among the topics explored are the extraordinary diversity between north and south, lowland and highland, Việt and minority, and between colonial, Chinese, Southeast Asian, and dynastic influences."--Page 4 of cover.

Online access via Gleeson Library.
Local access dig.pdf. [Tran-Viet-Nam.pdf]

SeriesNew perspectives in Southeast Asian studies
Rec. TypeDigital Book (PDF)LanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #19629
ISBN0299217701 ; 9780299217709LCCN2005032883OCLC607208016