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ironies of freedom

Thu-Huong Nguyen-Vo

ironies of freedom

sex, culture, and neoliberal governance in Vietnam

by Thu-Huong Nguyen-Vo

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prostitution -- Vietnam,
  • Prostitution -- Government policy -- Vietnam

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementThu-huong Nguyen-võ.
    SeriesCritical dialogues in Southeast Asian studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ242.5.A5 N48 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16857430M
    ISBN 109780295988658, 9780295988504
    LC Control Number2008020390

    In Sick from Freedom, Downs recovers the untold story of one of the bitterest ironies in American history--that the emancipation of the slaves, seen as one of the great turning points in U.S. history, had devastating consequences for innumerable freedpeople. Drawing on massive new research into the records of the Medical Division of the 4/5(1). particularly adept at capturing the ironies that characterize the story of American freedom. The book begins with an American nation, conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal, yet heavily dependent on slave labor (p. 3). The story ends with the Reagan Revolution and its reconcep-.

      Ironies of Freedom is organized into three parts. The first examines the forms through which the practice of commercial sex advances ideas about what it means to be “modern” but also “Vietnamese” in one’s sexual practices and choices. The second part of the book . Book Summary. Freedom comically and tragically captures the temptations and burdens of liberty: the thrills of teenage lust, the shaken compromises of middle age, the wages of suburban sprawl, the heavy weight of empire. An indelible and deeply moving portrait of our time.

    Burch takes Clemens Ray and returns with him to Washington, D.C. Northup comments with satisfaction that he later discovers that Ray escaped slavery and found freedom in Canada. Analysis Eliza holds a significant place in Northup’s narrative, often symbolizing the plight of the female slave in the antebellum (pre-Civil War) South. “[A] meticulously detailed history Ironies abound.” —Abigail Meisel, The New York Times Book Review “The construction of the [United States] Capitol as the world has known it since ‘Freedom' was put in place in the late autumn of is a story unto itself and Guy Gugliotta tells it superbly in Freedom's CapWith this book, he joins that estimable group of non.


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