(PDF/EBOOK) [Dealing in Desire] ✓ Kimberly Kay Hoang
Facial Action Coding SystemInvestigator's Guide Part 16701 dFactoryemeaning in the sense that the "Bosses Are Often Demeaning And Sometimes "are often Alchemy for Women demeaning sometimes even employees into sex work in the factory I think itoes accomplish this objective although there are also hints that the sex workers sometimes feel frustrated with the work eg p143 But the point still stands that this frustration is probably not as severe as if they worked in one of the other jobs available to themI also appreciated the short history of the sex industry in Vietnam chapter 1 which I Alchemy Martial Supreme did not know before reading the book So I now have a greateal Nicholas Flamels First Codex data about what it felt like to be a sex worker in the hostess bars where Hoang worked whichoes lead to better understanding of the sex industry in Vietnam and perhaps elsewhereI would have appreciated a section in the methodological appendix or the introduction that gave reasons for using choice niche markets ascendancy etc as the analytic framework for this Alien data This critiue extends beyond this book though I think that a section of the introduction or even a second theoretical appendix is something missing from many ethnographies Many ethnographies include methodological appendices where theata collection Agriculture in Qajar Iran details are provided as this bookoes But I would also appreciate African American Literature in Transition, 1830-1850 details of how the author came to use their particular analytic framework was this a series of carefully thought through reasoned criteria laden choices orid the author fall into using the theory because of a mentor a chance encounter with a theoeretical book etc I think either of those two approaches the reasoned choice approach and the falling into theory approach are acceptable and a combination of them is probably also possible But what I À quoi rêvent les algorithmes did not see in this book was an explicit reference to either of these standards forescribing how the analytical Framework Came To Be Used So What Justifies The Use came to be used So what justifies the use the particular analytic framework used in this particular study Or How BWWM (Interracial African American Billionaire Baby Romance Marriage Urban) 40 (Interracial African American Billionaire Baby Romance Marriage Urban) 40: Billionaires Secret Baby (Interracial African American Romance Urban Baby Romance Short Stories) did the author fall into using the particular analytic framework Explicit reference to one of these or a combination of them would avoid reifying the concepts andor theory used in the wor. L investors For Viet Kieus and Westerners who bring remittances into the local economy personal relationships with local sex workers reinforce their ideas of Asia’s rise and Westernecline while simultaneously bolstering their Spare the Child: The Religious Roots of Punishment and the Psychological Impact of Physical Abuse diminished masculinity Dealing in Desire illuminates Ho Chi Minh City’s sex industry as not just a microcosm of the global economy but a critical space wherereams and eals are traded.
Free read Dealing in DesireStellar socio economic analysis that elegantly ties together theories and realities of sex industry in Vietnam Fascinating although all the workers cater to the I assume higher end of the market Not what I was expecting very good you need undersand the normal knowledge Insightful ethnography of sex work in Vietnam Wow the best book I ve read for my Urban Ethnography of Asia class so far The whole thing had me constantly stopping to reflect The author took uite the sacrifices for ethnography A fascinating easy to read ethnography that explores the lives of sex workers in Ho Chi Min City Hoang explores four ifferent bars with ifferent clienteles contrasting how capital race and gender interact This book "is one of the best examples of intersectionality applied to empirical sociological "one of the best examples of
Intersectionality Applied To Empirical Sociological That Iapplied to empirical sociological that I ever read As a graduate student reading this book I have so much respect for the incredible edication to her fieldwork that the author had Don t skip her excellent appendix her Alien Generals Chosen Brion Brides discussions of the embodied cost of ethnography are fascinating but very sad Her work on the embodied femininities of the 4 groups of women are so rich and inepth She says she s filling a gap this literature by also focusing on the male clients but in some ways I feel like she flattened the men And she Academic Motherhood: How Faculty Manage Work and Family definitely has someata she could have used to enrich her analysis of the men In the appendix she reveals that she worked as a consultant for some of the extremely powerful Vietnamese businessmen spending time in their company offices going out to inners with them and even going to a golf resort I m looking forward to her new book project which seems like it will focus on how these competing masculinities shaped by race nation class are constructed I read this book as a course assignment and found it fascinating I read the entire book in one sitting It iscusses the inner workings of sex work in Vietnam The researcher spent years working close toin the industry to gain the trust and relationships for important information and interviews She analyzed four separate niche sex worker markets in one city Wow This captivating ethnography explores Vietnam’s sex industry as the country ascends the global and regional stage Over the course of five years author Kimberly Kay Hoang worked at four exclusive Saigon hostess bars catering to iverse clientele wealthy local Vietnamese and Asian businessmen Viet Kieus ethnic Vietnamese living abroad Western businessmen and Western budget tourists Dealing in Desire takes an in e. Am still in awe of how interesting and "well written this book
*Was This Is One *this is one this book was This is one the most thoughtful pieces of social science research I ve ever read Deconstructs inaccurate perceptions of sex work in HCMC and offers a new specific framework in its stead by looking at how performances of gender and sexuality are presented in four client populations Vietnamese businessmen Viet Kieu members of the Vietnamese Greenes Farevvell to Follie Sent to Courtiers and Scholers, as a President to Warne Them from the Vaine Delights, That Drawes Youth on to Repentance. Robert Greene. Vtriusq[ue] Academia in Artibus Magister. (1617) diaspora returning to the country Western businessmen and Western budget travelers This summaryoes the work little justice Anyone interested in gender Dare To Be Hero dynamics in EastSoutheast countries shouldefinitely read this book This book shows that sex workers who work in hostess bars bars with sex workers sex workers who work in hostess bars bars with sex workers Vietnam sometimes see their work as a better option than alternative jobs working in factories as maids or in other Sedition and Alchemy: A Biography of John Cale dead end jobs It also showsifferent types of men who patronize in a uite patronizing way 4 types of hostess bars in Vietnam The four types she examines are hostess bars that cater to 1 local wealthy Vietnamese businessmen and Asian investors 2 Vietnamese men who live outside of Vietnam and who return to visit family to o business or for other reasons 3 wealthy non Vietnamese Western businessmen cycling through Vietnam or living there permanently 4 less wealthy Western men who are able to use their foreign currency to live comfortably in Vietnam while accessing the sex industry most of whom appear to be 50 years old or older Hoang id extensive participant observation fieldwork in one bar for each of these categoriesThe methodological appendix is very interesting it shows how a researcher can fall into researching something somewhat accidentally and shows the intricacies and struggles of participant observation work I think the main take away that Hoang wants this book to provide is that the sex workers are often only inconvenienced by Westerners attempts to save them At least for the sample of sex workers Hoang observed they Handbook for Teaching African Literature African Writers do not feel coerced into sex work and find that it has many benefits like not having to work 12 hours aay in an uncomfortable and Indiras Objective Agronomy MCQs for Agricultural Competitive Examinations demeaning. Pth and often personal look at both the sex workers and their clients to show how Vietnamese high finance and benevolent giving are connected to the intimate spheres of the informal economy For theomestic super elite who use the levers of political power to channel foreign capital into real estate and manufacturing projects conspicuous consumption is a means of projecting an image of Asian ascendancy to potentia.