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Culture and customs of Vietnam

Author: Mark W McLeod; Thi Dieu Nguyen
Publisher: Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, 2001.
Series: Culture and customs of Asia.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vietnam is increasingly opening up to the West, and society is in flux between tradition and modernity, and capitalism and socialism. Americans have distanced themselves from the Vietnam War now, and Culture and Customs of Vietnam fills a need to learn about the country, which has also evolved. Readers will find that this is the only general book on Vietnamese culture in English written by specialists. McLeod and  Read more...
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Culture and customs of Vietnam.
Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, ©2001
(DLC) 00052120
(OCoLC)45247323
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark W McLeod; Thi Dieu Nguyen
ISBN: 0313050473 9780313050473 0313075166 9780313075162 0313304858 9780313304859 9780313361135 0313361134
OCLC Number: 58390365
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 198 pages) : illustrations, map.
Contents: Chronology --
Land, people, and language --
History and institutions --
Thought and religion --
Literature --
Art and architecture --
Cuisine --
Family, gender, and youth culture --
Festivals and leisure activities --
Performing arts.
Series Title: Culture and customs of Asia.
Responsibility: Mark W. McLeod and Nguyen Thi Dieu.

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"[C]oncise and excellent guide to Vietnamese culture, both past and present....this work is a valuable and unique contribution to popular Vietnamese studies." - American Reference Books Annual Read more...

 
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