Courses: International Relations | Political Sciece | Development Studies | Global Studies | Asian Studies
In this second book on Ho Chi Minh, a sequel to her Ho Chi Minh: The Heart and Mind of a Patriot, Dr. Dai Trang Nguyen offers us a broader and intriguing perspective on Ho Chi Minh and issues related to his underlying values and nation building, including how he approached the challenges of unification, national independence, and various aspects of economic and social development. UNESCO recognized Ho Chi Minh as “a Vietnamese hero of national liberation and a great man of culture.” Dr. Nguyen reveals details of Ho Chi Minh’s life and work that authenticate UNESCO’s recognition and demonstrates his humanism.
About the Author
Dr. Dai Trang Nguyen is a professor and program coordinator in international business and international development at Centennial College in Toronto. She was a consultant for the United Nations in Hanoi, a research associate at the Centre for Southeast Asia Research at the University of British Columbia, conducted her postdoctoral research at the Munk Centre for International Studies, and taught courses in Political Science and Asia- Pacific Studies at the University of Toronto.