ERIC Number: ED138112
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1951
History of Vietnamese Literature.
Duong Quang Ham
This is the first of a two-volume textbook, covering the official program of the Ministry of Education, of the secondary curriculum for the history of Vietnamese literature. It is divided into three main sections. The first section "First Year of the Secondary Cycle (Grade 11)" deals with (1) popular literature; (2) the influence of China, (3) education and examination regimes, (4) literary forms, (5) the influence of France, and (6) the language: northern and southern dialects. The second "Second Year of the Secondary Cycle (Grade 12)" deals with (1) the influence of Chinese literature, (2) the Ly-Tran period, (3) the Le - Mac period, (4) the North-South Dispute period, and (5) the contemporary period. The final section, "Third Year of the Secondary Cycle (Philosophy and Mathematics)," deals with the following topics: (1) the influence of Chinese modern literature and of French education, (2) the Vietnamese language and new words, (3) the establishment of a modern national literature, (4) the new prose, (5) the evolution of literary forms, (6) plays, (7) critics, (8) translations, (9) reporting, and (10) contemporary poets and writers. A chronological listing of authors and works, from 1067 to 1940 is provided, as well as an alphabetical listing of the authors and works mentioned in the text. (CFM)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ministry of Education, Saigon (South Vietnam).
Note: In Vietnamese. Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document.