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Southeast Asian Legal Research Guide (ARCHIVE): Books & Journals

Journals and ejournals


Vietnam Law & Legal Forum - legal news, latest legislation

  • print: UniM Law P VIET (vol 3(29) 1997 - current) - on level 4 of the Law Library
  • online (open access) (1994 to current)


To find journal articles on Vietnamese law, irrespective of the journal in which they are published, see the Finding Journal Articles on South East Asian Law box in the Books and Journals tab on the Regional Resources page of this Guide. Using these resources will enable you to search hundreds of journals at the same time.

Recent Open Access Articles and Book Chapters on SSRN

Bui, Son Ngoc, 'Anticolonial Constitutionalism: The Case of Hồ Chi Minh' (2018) Japanese Journal of Political Science (forthcoming)  

Gillespie, John, 'Is Vietnam Transitioning Out of Socialism or Transforming Socialism? Searching for Answers in Commercial Regulation' in Fu Hualing, J Gillespie, P Nicholson and W Partlett (eds) Socialist Law in Socialist Asia (Cambridge University Press, 2018)

Pascoe, Daniel, 'The Functions of Death Penalty Clemency in Southeast Asia: Comparative Lessons for Vietnam' (ALC Briefing Papers 7, 2017) 

Pham, Thi Thuy Trang et al 'Stakeholder Participation in Climate Change Adaptation Policies: A Case in Vietnam' (June 1, 2017)

Books in the Law Library

1. To find print and e-books, search the Library catalogue for your topic in the keyword field eg. law vietnam.

2. Browse the shelves - Vietnamese law books are on Level 5 at KT 3061.

Books on Vietnamese Law