VIETNAMESE STUDIES INTERNET RESOURCE CENTER E-MAIL NEWSLETTER,
SPRING 2005

EDITOR: MARK E. PFEIFER, PHD, E-Mail: vstudies@yahoo.com

ABOUT THE VIETNAMESE STUDIES INTERNET RESOURCE CENTER: The Vietnamese Studies Internet
Resource Center (www.vstudies.org) is an online source of comprehensive information related to the
cross-disciplinary field of Vietnamese Studies. It includes an online journal: The Review of Vietnamese Studies,
an online research article library, extensive subject bibliographies and detailed U.S.census data as well as
photo essays of Vietnamese-American and Vietnamese-Canadian communities

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: REVIEW OF VIETNAMESE STUDIES 2004-05 ISSUE

The Vietnamese Studies Internet Resource Centre (VSIRC)(www.vstudies.org) is accepting submissions of
articles for the fourth annual volume of its online academic journal - The Review of Vietnamese Studies. Articles
related to the adaptation of the Vietnamese diaspora, Vietnamese culture, and Vietnamese history are
especially welcome. Articles will be published in PDF format in a special section of the VSIRC website dedicated
to the new on-line journal.

Papers should be submitted by June 30, 2005. Articles will be reviewed for publication by Mark E. Pfeifer, PhD,
editor of the VSIRC website. Authors may submit their papers for possible inclusion in the Review of Vietnamese
Studies by e-mail attachment to vstudies@yahoo.com. Authors should include a list of references cited, if any,
as well as a personal biography listing academic interests, academic background, and professional affiliations.
To view past issues of the Review of Vietnamese Studies visit vstudies.org

RECENT ACADEMIC JOURNAL ARTICLES IN VIETNAMESE STUDIES

Health and Medicine

Simmons, Cameron P.; Tao Dong; Nguyen Vinh Chau; Nguyen Thi Phuong Dung; Tran Nguyen Bich Chau; Le
Thi Thu Thao; Nguyen Thi Dung; Tran Tinh Hien; Rowland-Jones, Sarah; Farrar, Jeremy. Early T-Cell
Responses to Dengue Virus Epitopes in Vietnamese Adults with Secondary Dengue Virus Infections. JOURNAL
OF VIROLOGY, May2005, Vol. 79 Issue 9, p5665, 11p

Hamano, Emi; Hijikata, Minako; Itoyama, Satoru; Quy, Tran; Phi, Nguyen Chi; Long, Hoang Thuy; Ha, Le Dang;
Ban, Vo Van; Matsushita, Ikumi; Yanai, Hideki; Kirikae, Fumiko; Kirikae, Teruo; Kuratsuji, Tadatoshi; Sasazuki,
Takehiko; Keicho, Naoto. Polymorphisms of interferon-inducible genes OAS-1 and MxA associated with SARS in
the Vietnamese population. BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, Apr2005, Vol.
329 Issue 4, p1234, 6p

Steel, Z.; Silove, D.; Chey, T.; Bauman, A.; Phan, T. Mental disorders, disability and health service use amongst
Vietnamese refugees and the host Australian population. ACTA PSYCHIATRICA SCANDINAVICA, Apr2005, Vol.
111 Issue 4, p300, 10p

Irei, A. V.; Takahashi, K.; Le, Duc Son N. T.; Ha, P. T. N.; Hung, N. T. K.; Kunii, D.; Sakai, T.; Matoba, T.;
Yamamoto, S. Obesity is associated with increased risk of allergy in Vietnamese adolescents. EUROPEAN
JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION, Apr2005, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p571, 7p

Vinh, Ha; Nguyen Minh Duong; Le Thi Phuong; Nguyen Thanh Truong; Phan Van Be Bay; Wain, John; To Song
Diep; Vo Anh Ho; White, Nicholas J.; Day, Nicholas P. J.; Parry, Christopher M. Comparative trial of short-course
ofloxacin for uncomplicated typhoid fever in Vietnamese children.  ANNALS OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS,
Mar2005, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p17, 6p

Nguyen, Quang Charles X.; Anderson, Louis P. Vietnamese Americans' attitudes toward seeking mental health
services: Relation to cultural variables. JOURNAL OF COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGY, Mar2005, Vol. 33 Issue 2,
p213, 19p

Tu Ngoc Tran; Yenchun Liu; Takagi, Minoru; Yamaguchi, Akira; Fujii, Hiroaki. Frequent promoter
hypermethylation of RASSF1A and p16<sup>INK4a</sup> and infrequent allelic loss other than 9p21 in
betel-associated oral carcinoma in a Vietnamese non-smoking/non-drinking female population. JOURNAL OF
ORAL PATHOLOGY AND MEDICINE, Mar2005, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p150, 7p

Lain, Brian Trung. An Integrative Model for the Study of Psychological Distress in Vietnamese-American
Adolescents. NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHOLOGY, 2005, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p89, 17p

Song, L. H.; Duy, D. N.; Binh, V. Q.; Luty, A. J. F.; Kremsner, P. G.; Bock, C. T. Low frequency of mutations in
the X gene, core promoter and precore region of hepatitis B virus infected Vietnamese. JOURNAL OF VIRAL
HEPATITIS, Mar2005, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p160, 8p

Le Thi Hop; Berger, Jacques. Multiple Micronutrient Supplementation Improves Anemia, Micronutrient Nutrient
Status, and Growth of Vietnamese Infants: Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial. JOURNAL OF
NUTRITION, Mar2005, Vol. 135 Issue 3, p660S, 6p

Palmer, Michael G.  The legacy of agent orange: empirical evidence from central Vietnam. SOCIAL SCIENCE
AND MEDICINE, Mar2005, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p1061, 10p

Rahman, Mohammad; Luong, Nhien T.; Divan, Hozefa A.; Jesser, Christine; Golz, Stephanie D.; Thirumalai,
Kavita; Reedy, Aimee; Olivas, Guadalupe S.  Prevalence and predictors of smoking behavior among
Vietnamese men living in California. NICOTINE & TOBACCO RESEARCH, Feb2005, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p103, 7p

Vo Thi Xuan Hanha; Guillemina, Francis; Duong Dinh Cong; Parkerson Jr., George R.; Thu, Pham Bach;
Quynh, Pham Tu; Briançona, Serge. Health related quality of life of adolescents in Vietnam: cross-cultural
adaptation and validation of the Adolescent Duke Health Profile. JOURNAL OF ADOLESCENCE, Feb2005, Vol.
28 Issue 1, p127, 20p

Sociocultural Adaptation of the Vietnamese Diaspora

Aguilar-San Juan, Karin. Staying Vietnamese: Community and Place in Orange County and Boston. CITY &
COMMUNITY, Mar2005, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p37, 29p

Educational Issues and Adaptation of Youth

Zha Blong Xiong; Eliason, Patricia A.; Detzner, Daniel F.; Cleveland, Michael J.. Southeast Asian Immigrants'
Perceptions of Good Adolescents and Good Parents. JOURNAL OF PSYCHOLOGY, Mar2005, Vol. 139 Issue 2,
p159, 17p

Le, Thao N.; Monfared, Golnoush; Stockdale, Gary D. The Relationship of School, Parent, and Peer Contextual
Factors with Self-Reported Delinquency for Chinese, Cambodian, Laotian or Mien, and Vietnamese Youth.
CRIME & DELINQUENCY, Apr2005, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p192, 28p

Chang, Janet; Le, Thao N. The Influence of Parents, Peer Delinquency, and School Attitudes on Academic
Achievement in Chinese, Cambodian, Laotian or Mien, and Vietnamese Youth. CRIME & DELINQUENCY.
Apr2005, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p238, 27p

Issues in Contemporary Vietnam and Recent Vietnamese History

Painter, Martin. The Politics of State Sector Reforms in Vietnam: Contested Agendas and Uncertain
Trajectories. Journal of Development Studies, Feb2005, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p261, 23p

Nguyen Van Bin. Relations between Vietnam and the U.S. since the End of Armed Conflict in Indochina. Far
Eastern Affairs, 2005, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p29, 10p

Keyuan, Zou. The Sino-Vietnamese Agreement on Maritime Boundary Delimitation in the Gulf of Tonkin. Ocean
Development & International Law, Jan-Mar2005, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p13, 12p