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Lục xì : prostitution and venereal disease in colonial Hanoi

Author
Vũ, Trọng Phụng, 1912-1939.
Title
Lục xì : prostitution and venereal disease in colonial Hanoi / Vũ Trọng Phụng ; translated, with an introduction, by Shaun Kingsley Malarney.
Format
Book
Published
Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c2011.
Description
x, 176 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Other contributors
Malarney, Shaun Kingsley.
Uniform series
Southeast Asia--politics, meaning, memory.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • A blemish on the city
  • The muse of the dispensary girls
  • A few statistics and a little history
  • There must be harm
  • Strolling inside the dispensary
  • The girls' squad
  • Women of the book of sorrows
  • Medical examination day
  • Student and teacher
  • The authorities' perspective
  • Holding papers
  • Tearing up papers.
Kinsey subjects
Prostitution--Vietnam--Hanoi.
Prostitution history--Vietnam--Hanoi.
Prostitution and venereal diseases--Vietnam--Hanoi.
Prostitutes--Vietnam--Hanoi.
Social conditions--Vietnam--Hanoi.
ISBN
9780824834678 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0824834674 (hardcover : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
385.9 V8 l8 2011
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute