Program for the Pacification and
Long-Term Development of South Vietnam (PROVN)
Volume II

TABLE OF CONTENTS


ANNEXES
 
A.The Rise of Nationalism and Surfacing of CommunismA-1
IntroductionA-3
Early Nationalist ActivitiesA-4
The Beginnings of CommunismA-7
Rebuilding Anti-Colonial PolicyA-12
The Viet MinhA-14
Declaration of IndependenceA-17
The War of ResistanceA-23
Termination of the WarA-26
ConclusionsA-32
Appendices:
1. Historical Evolution: A SurveyA-1-1
2. NotesA-2-1
 
B.The Religious GroupsB-1
IntroductionB-3
The BuddhistsB-10
The CatholicB-28
The Hoa HaoB-35
The Cao DaiB-42
SummaryB-46
NotesB-49
 
C.The Viet CongC-1
IntroductionC-3
The Situation and BackgroundC-4
Mechanism for the Social AssaultC-10
TargetingC-16
The Intelligence SystemC-18
Motivation and TrainingC-20
The External and Internal LogisticsC-28
VulnerabilitiesC-34
NotesC-36
 
D.The Vietnamese Legal SystemD-1
Suitability of the Existing SystemD-3
A Description of the Legal SystemD-8
Military JusticeD-31
Appendices:
1. Vietnamese Legal HistoryD-1-1
2. NotesD-2-1
 
E.Nation Building in South VietnamE-1
IntroductionE-3
An Empirical Model of a Stable SocietyE-4
Measuring The Situation In Vietnam Against the Stability ModelE-7
Recommended American PoliciesE-19
ConclusionE-24
Appendices:
1. Cross-Polity SurveyE-1-1
2. Cross-Polity AnalysisE-2-1
3. Statistical AnalysisE-3-1
4. NotesE-4-1
 
F.Trace of US Policy and Objectives in TimeF-1
The Issue of US PolicyF-3
The Issue of US ObjectivesF-4
EvaluationF-5
ConclusionsF-6
Addendum: Policy Trace Since 1950F-9
NotesF-35
 
G.Vietnam Service: Questionnaire AnalysisG-1
IntroductionG-3
Primary FindingsG-4
Evaluation of AssignmentG-12
Recommended Future DevelopmentsG-18
The Sample BreakdownG-19
Specific Replies to Specific QuestionsG-20
 
H.Long-Term International PerspectiveH-1
Long-Range World DevelopmentsH-3
Strategic Significance of Southeast Asia in the Decade AheadH-4
Projected National Objectives and Strategies Toward Southeast AsiaH-6
Strategic Implications for the United StatesH-14
Basic Requirement for The United StatesH-17
ConclusionsH-19
NotesH-22
 
I.Cohesive SocietyI-1
IntroductionI-3
A Vietnamese View of US SupportI-5
Dominant Vietnamese InstitutionsI-8
Vietnamese Social StratificationI-16
The American In-CountryI-37
The Outlook for Social ChangeI-39
ConclusionsI-44
NotesI-46
 
J.Delta Province Pacification: Kien Hoa CaseJ-1
IntroductionJ-3
The AreaJ-3
Major Obstacles to PacificationJ-5
Pacification Programs and OrganizationsJ-9
Proposed Programs and OrganizationsJ-12
Pacification PhasingJ-19
SummaryJ-20
 
K.Influencing National Change: Behavioral Science AssistanceK-1
IntroductionK-3
Some CautionsK-4
The Guidelines and TechniquesK-5
Lessons From Communist Case HistoriesK-10
Planning to Influence ChanceK-14
Requirement for Future ResearchK-16
ConclusionsK-18
NotesK-19
 
ADDENDA
 
Selected Bibliographyxi
Glossary of Abbreviations and Termsxxiii
Acknowledgmentsxxix
Indexxxxiii
Bibliographic Data Cards

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