Configurations of the Real in Chinese Literary and Aesthetic Modernity

Peter Button

Status: 
€134,00
$174.00
ISBN13: 
9789004170957
E-ISBN: 
9789047424260
Publication Date: 
March 2009
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 316 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
Volume: 
1
ISSN: 
1875-9394

Paul Bevan

In A Modern Miscellany Paul Bevan demonstrates that in the 1930s the Chinese cartoon was not only important in the sphere of Shanghai popular culture but that it occupied a central place in the primary discourse of Chinese modern art history.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307933
Expected: 
January 2016
€140,00
$181.00

Tze-ki Hon, State University of New York-Geneseo

In The Allure of the Nation, Tze-ki Hon offers an account of early twentieth-century China where the nation was understood as a cluster of spatial-temporal relations that link individuals to a native place, a social network, and a territorial state.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290495
E-ISBN: 
9789004290501
Publication date: 
January 2015
€93,00
$120.00

Yiju Huang, Bowling Green State University

In Tapestry of Light Huang offers an account of the psychic, intellectual, and cultural aftermath of the Cultural Revolution found in the works of prominent Chinese intellectuals, writers, artists and filmmakers.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285538
E-ISBN: 
9789004285590
Publication date: 
November 2014
€95,00
$120.00

Zhiguang Yin, University of Exeter

In Politics of Art Zhiguang Yin investigates the political engagement and theoretical contribution to ideological politics of the intellectuals from Creation Society in the1920s.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281776
E-ISBN: 
9789004281783
Publication date: 
September 2014
€110,00
$142.00

Xinmin Liu, Washington State University

In Signposts of Self-Realization, Xinmin Liu offers an ontological study of development of the individual via issues such as ethical progress and social evolution in the context of modern Chinese literature and film.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004196094
E-ISBN: 
9789004265356
Publication date: 
February 2014
€135,00
$175.00

Edited by Cao Tianyu, Zhong Xueping, Liao Kebin, and Ban Wang

Contributors to this second volume of “Culture and Social Transformations in Reform Era China” explore some of the most contentiously debated questions and issues including liberalism, human rights, rule of law, the state, capitalism, and socialism.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260504
E-ISBN: 
9789004260511
Publication date: 
October 2013
€135,00
$175.00

Weigang Chen, University of Macau

Weigang Chen's analysis of the legacy of "Confucian Marxism" presents a challenging framework for understanding the politics of "civilizational" diversity and the tenability of a global democratic order.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004228986
E-ISBN: 
9789004255937
Publication date: 
September 2013
€138,00
$175.00

Qiliang He

In Gilded Voices, Qiliang He focuses on pingtan, a storytelling art using the Suzhou dialect, to explore the role of the cultural market in mediating between the state and artists in the PRC era.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004232433
E-ISBN: 
9789004232440
Publication date: 
July 2012
€117,00
$153.00

Grace Ai-Ling Chou

By tracing the history of Hong Kong’s New Asia College from its 1949 establishment through its 1963 incorporation into The Chinese University of Hong Kong, this study examines the interaction of colonial, communist, and cultural forces on the Chinese periphery.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004182479
E-ISBN: 
9789004217348
Publication date: 
October 2011
€110,00
$144.00

Qian Suoqiao

This book is a cross-cultural critique on the problem of the liberal cosmopolitan in modern Chinese intellectuality in light of Lin Yutang’s literary and cultural practices across China and America. It points to the desirability of a middling Chinese modernity.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004192133
E-ISBN: 
9789004192140
Publication date: 
November 2010
€111,00
$145.00

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