List of Required Reading for Week 1

1. SarDesai: Chp 1 (geography, language), Chp 2 (precolonial history), Chp 3 (colonial conquest). Course Book [CB], 43 pp total.

2. Hue-Tam Ho Tai, "Religion in Vietnam: A World of Gods and Spirits," at www.askasia.org. 11 pp.

3. John Whitmore, “From Classical Scholarship to Confucian Belief,” Vietnam Forum, 9 (1987): 49-65. PDF, 16 pp.

4. “The Anger of the Waters” (folk tale), in Two Cakes Fit for a King, compiled by Nguyễn Nguyễn Cam and Dana Sachs (U Hawaii, 2003). PDF, 5 pp.
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