Embodying Morality: Growing Up In Rural Northern Vietnam


by Rydstrom, Helle

Embodying Morality: Growing Up In Rural Northern Vietnam

Price:  US$72.00   (SGD90.00*)
Format:  Hard Cover, 232 pages
Published:  2003, USA, 1st Edition
ISBN:  0824825241
SB#:  034145 (160)

About This Book

Field study of 1994-5 in a Red River delta commune in North Vietnam underpins this exploration of family structure, child rearing and gender differentiation. Using case studies, post-structuralist theory and feminist analysis, the author demonstrates the distinctive cultural elaborations of body perceptions in contemporary rural Vietnam society. Annotated, with bibliography and index.


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