This book explores in anthropological terms the cultural identity of the people of the Vietnamese South since the Vietnam War ended. The author describes southern Vietnam's postwar history, thASAA Southeast Asia Publications Series
"Superb ... Taylor's theoretically sophisticated and empirically rich Fragments of the Present
is a major contribution toward restoring the place of the South in Vietnamese studies." --Journal of Asian Studies,
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Author: Taylor, Philip;Philip Taylor
is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Departments of Anthropology and Asian Studies, University of Western Australia.