After the Cataclysm: The Political Economy of Human Rights: Volume II

After the Cataclysm: The Political Economy of Human Rights: Volume II

ISBN-10:
0896081001
ISBN-13:
9780896081000
Pub. Date:
07/01/1999
Publisher:
South End Press

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After the Cataclysm: The Political Economy of Human Rights: Volume II

Dissects the aftermath of the war in Southeast Asia, the refugee problem, the Vietnam/Cambodia conflict, and the Pol Pot regime.

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ISBN-13: 9780896081000
Publisher: South End Press
Publication date: 07/01/1999
Series: Political Economy of Human Rights Series
Edition description: 1st ed
Pages: 392
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile: 1680L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
1The Setting1
1.1The U.S. Impact on Indochina1
1.2The United States in Vietnam: A Partial Victory7
1.3Picking Up the Pieces: A Return to Counterrevolutionary Intervention17
2Precedents23
2.1The Intelligentsia and the State23
2.2In the Light of History32
3Refugees: Indochina and Beyond49
4Vietnam61
5Laos119
6Cambodia135
7Final Comments295
Footnotes301
Index385

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