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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 599–600.
Published: 01 August 1964
... . 126 . Pacific Island Bastions of the United States . By Herold J. Wiens . 1962 . 127 . Indonesia: The Crisis of the Millstones . By Benjamin Higgins with Jean Higgins . 1963 . 144 . The Lower Mekong: Challenge to Cooperation in Southeast Asia . By C. Hart Schaaf...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (3): 922–923.
Published: 01 August 2001
...David Chandler The Mekong: Turbulent Past, Uncertain Future . By Milton Osborne . New York : Grove/Atlantic , 2000 . viii, 283 pp. $30.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 922 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES While more recent researchers have...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 525–526.
Published: 01 May 2015
...W. Nathan Green The River of Life: Changing Ecosystems of the Mekong Region . By Yos Santasombat . Chiang Mai : Silkworm Books , 2011 . 240 pp., 146 illus. $28.50 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2015  2015 The River of Life explores how riparian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (3): 739–740.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Kathlene Baldanza More than a book-length study of two texts, Poetic Transformations is a reconstruction of vanished worlds. To fully appreciate these texts, one needs to understand not just their historical context in the frontier world of the eighteenth-century Mekong but also the world...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (3): 779–781.
Published: 01 August 1996
...David Hunt The Mekong Delta: Ecology, Economy, and Revolution, 1860–1960 . By Pierre Brocheux . Madison : Monograph No. 12, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison , 1995 . xix, 269 pp. $45.00 (cloth); $19.95 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (4): 1196–1198.
Published: 01 November 2004
...Jayne Werner The Vietnamese War: Revolution and Social Change in the Mekong Delta, 1930–1975 . By David W. P. Elliott . 2 vols. Armonk, N.Y. : M. E. Sharpe , 2003 . xxii , 1,547 pp. $140.99 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2004 2004 1196 T H E J O U R N A L O F...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 367–390.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Shawn McHale Abstract This essay argues that to understand twentieth-century Khmer-Vietnamese ethnic antagonism, the contest for the lower Mekong Delta (in today's Vietnam) since the mid-eighteenth century has been key. It argues, however, that while this pre-1945 background can explain antagonism...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (3): 663–664.
Published: 01 May 1985
...John A. Dixon Land-to-the-Tiller in the Mekong Delta: Economic, Social, and Political Effects of Land Reform in Four Villages of South Vietnam . By Charles Stuart Callison . Lanham, Md. : University Press of America , 1983 . xxv, 391 pp. Tables, Figures, Maps, Bibliography, Index. $26.75...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (2): 508–510.
Published: 01 February 1971
...Charles Wolf, Jr. The Economics of Insurgency in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam . By Robert L. Sansom . Cambridge : The M.I.T. Press , 1970 . xviii, 283 pp. Tables, Figures, Appendices, Bibliography, Index. $12.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1971 1971 508...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2016) 75 (3): 869–873.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Michitake Aso Quagmire: Nation-Building and Nature in the Mekong Delta . By David Biggs . Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2010 . xviii, 300 pp. ISBN: 9780295990675 (cloth; also available in paper). Rice Wars in Colonial Vietnam: The Great Famine...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 284–286.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Thomas R. DeGregori Growth, Employment and Migration in Southeast Asia: Structural Change in the Greater Mekong Countries . By Prema-Chandra Athukorala , Chris Manning , and Piyasiri Wickramasekara . Cheltenham, UK. : Edward Elgar Publishing , 2000 . xiii, 142 pp. $70.00 (cloth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (1): 69–86.
Published: 01 February 2017
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 6 (4): 345–363.
Published: 01 August 1947
...Lawrence Palmer Briggs Abstract Cambodian history begins in the delta of the Mékong. It naturally divides itself into five periods of unequal length and importance: (1) the Funan period, from early in the first century A.D. to near the middle of the sixth century; (2) the Chenla period, from...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1946) 5 (4): 439–454.
Published: 01 August 1946
... that of the peoples of the Mékong and Ménam valleys since the appearance of the so-called Tai people in the middle Ménam in the eartly part of the twelfth century. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1946 1946 1 Georges Maspero has attempted to show the limits of the Khmer Empire in 960...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (4): 941–962.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Mark J. Hudson Abstract In the nineteenth century, the Mekong, Red, and Chao Phraya river deltas in Southeast Asia underwent a massive expansion in agricultural settlement and engineering (Dao and Molle 2000). Contending with crocodiles and herds of wild elephants in addition to more prosaic insect...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1941) 1 (1): 25–42.
Published: 01 November 1941
... that the Mekong River, which empties into the China Sea below Saigon, was a navigable river. Furthermore, it was generally believed that the Mekong, which was known to rise in the province of Yunnan, would prove to be one of the main outlets for the China trade. France was eager to secure a share in this trade...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (3): 920–922.
Published: 01 August 2001
... studies within Thailand. NICOLA TANNENBAUM Lehigh University The Mekong: Turbulent Past, Uncertain Future. By M I L T O N OSBORNE. New York: Grove/Atlantic, 2000. viii, 283 pp. $30.00 (cloth). Milton Osborne's eighth book is a vigorous, congenial study of what the French explorer Francis Gamier once...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (4): 1005–1007.
Published: 01 November 2014
... very long coastline, high dependence on agriculture, and relatively low levels of development in rural areas” (McElwee 2010 , xiii). In particular, the Mekong Delta is predicted to be among the most heavily populated places in the world to be severely impacted by climate change. And while sea levels...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (4): 761–763.
Published: 01 November 2023
... / Nam Kỳ and sometimes the Mekong delta / Miền Tây Nam Bộ alone—experienced a double fracture resulting from, first, the contextual uses of violence and its consequences in terms of social transformations, and then, second, from more deeper conflicts over sovereignty that postcolonial global narratives...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 600–602.
Published: 01 May 1978
.... BY CHANDRAN JESHURUN. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaysia Press, 1977. xxiii, 383 pp. Maps, Appendixes, Bibliography, Index. $25.00 Chandran Jeshurun has given us an exceptional study of British policy with respect to the Sino-Burma frontier, the upper Mekong region, the Siam crisis of 1893, the Anglo-French...