Tag Archives: Vietnam

Cambodia-Vietnam Borderlands: Unsettled Frontiers

Unsettled Frontiers: Market Formation in the Cambodia-Vietnam Borderlands is a new book by Sango Mahanty, published by Cornell University’s Southeast Asia Program Publications, and at a reasonable price for the paperback. It is reviewed for JCA by Minh Chau Lam … Continue reading

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The State in a Capitalist Society: Protest and State in Vietnam and Indonesia

“The State in a Capitalist Society: Protests and State Reactions in Vietnam and Indonesia” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2022.2038235) is a new JCA article by Jörg Wischermann of the Institute for Asian Studies, German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA),Hamburg, Germany, Thi … Continue reading

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Corruption and Accumulation in Vietnam

“Vietnamese Patterns of Corruption and Accumulation: Research Puzzles” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2022.2037010) is an article by Adam Fforde of the Asia Institute at the  University of Melbourne, and Victoria Institute of Strategic Economic Studies, Victoria University, in Australia. The article abstract states: … Continue reading

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Pensions and Labour Resistance in China and Vietnam

“Pension Systems and Labour Resistance in Post-socialist China and Vietnam: A Welfare Regime Analysis” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2021.2016246) is a new article by Chris King-Chi Chan of the Department of Sociology, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong and Elaine Sio-Ieng Hui … Continue reading

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Formalising and Informalising Labour in Vietnam

Joe Buckley is an independent researcher, based in United Kingdom, with a recent SOAS PhD. His new article for JCA is “Formalising and Informalising Labour in Vietnam” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2021.2016244). Because the paper was long delayed in production, the publisher has … Continue reading

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Issue 5 for 2021 published

Issue number 5 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue includes a feature section, two other research articles and four book reviews. The articles in the feature … Continue reading

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State, Religion and the South China Sea

Fishers, Monks and Cadres: Navigating State, Religion and the South China Sea in Central Vietnam is by Edyta Roszko and published by NIAS Press. It is reviewed for JCA by Minh Chau Lam of the Department of Anthropology, College of … Continue reading

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The American War in Southeast Asia

In a new book review, JCA editor-in-chief Kevin Hewison discusses the second edition of The United States, Southeast Asia, and Historical Memory, edited by Mark Pavlick with Caroline Luft and published by Haymarket Books. 50 free copies of the review … Continue reading

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Issue 3 for 2020 published

Issue number 3 of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is the third of the Journal’s 50th year anniversary. It has been available for about two weeks, … Continue reading

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Working in Vietnam and China

Kaxton Siu is with the Department of Applied Social Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Jonathan Unger is at the Department of Political and Social Change, College of Asia & the Pacific, Australian National University. They have a new article … Continue reading

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