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One Country, Many Journeys
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The Ethnography of Vietnam's Central Highlanders: A Historical Contextualization 1850-1990
Preface Acknowledgements 1. Introduction: Ethnography, Anthropology and Colonial Discourse 2. Missionaries, Explorers and Savages: The Construction of an Evolutionist Discourse 3. Leopold Sabatier:Expand
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A World of Insecurity: Anthropological Perspectives on Human Security
1. Human Security and Social Anthropology Thomas Hylland Eriksen Part I The Political Economy of Human Security 2. Taking Risks for Security's Sake: Bolivians Resisting their State and its EconomicExpand
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Embodying the Nation: Mediumship, Ritual, and the National Imagination
Among lowlander Vietnamese, spirit possession is a growing phenomenon that reserves a prominent ritual place for deities and practices that refer to ethnic groups imagined to have preceded the ViệtExpand
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Social capital as investment in the future: Kinship relations in financing children's education during reforms in a Vietnamese village
This paper identifies how social capital in kinship relations is employed to foster children’s education in the Reform era (Đổi mới), based on an anthropological and sociological study in Quỳnh ĐôiExpand
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The Purification, Sacralisation, and Instrumentalisation of Development
The last decade has seen a rapprochement between religion and development. Especially since 9/11 it has dawned on secularist policymakers, implicitly or explicitly, that the vast majority of theExpand
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Changing rights and wrongs: The transnational construction of indigenous and human rights among Vietnam's Central Highlanders
Abstract: In the context of Vietnam’s Central Highlanders’ conflict-ridden rela-tionship with the Vietnamese state and the growing transnational interference bytheir vociferous diaspora, this paperExpand
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