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Publisher Description

The book deals with Vietnam’s ethnic and religious minorities in a historical perspective. The time frame stretches from the pre-colonial era to contemporary times. Except for one paper on the situation of the Vietnam-China border area, the authors focus on South or Southern Central Vietnam. The Chinese, the Cham and the Bahnar represent three different categories of ethnic minorities: the so-called Foreign Asians, the highly developed nationalities and the former tribal populations, who once lived at the margins. The Vietnamese and Highland Catholics as well as the French Protestants are two prominent religious minorities. The aim of this book is to contribute to a discussion about common features, categories and tasks, which transcend regional, ethnic or religious particularities and the familiar lowland-highland divide.

GENRE
Reference
RELEASED
2016
August 31
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
318
Pages
PUBLISHER
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
SELLER
Peter Lang AG
SIZE
1.3
MB