Configurations of the Real in Chinese Literary and Aesthetic Modernity

Peter Button

Status: 
€131,00
$174.00
ISBN13: 
9789004170957
E-ISBN: 
9789047424260
Publication Date: 
March 2009
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 316 pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1875-9394
Volume: 
1

Zhiguang Yin, University of Exeter

In Politics of Art Zhiguang Yin investigates the political engagement and theoretical construction to ideological politics of the intellectuals from Creation Society in the1920s.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281776
Expected: 
September 2014

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
Publication date: 
February 2014

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
Publication date: 
October 2013

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
Publication date: 
September 2013

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
Publication date: 
July 2012

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
Publication date: 
October 2011

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
Publication date: 
November 2010

Edited by Cao Tian Yu, Zhong Xueping, and Liao Kebin

Leading scholars examine the interplay between the ideological reorientation and radical social changes in contemporary China in terms of the interpretation, appropriation and mobilization of three major cultural resources (traditional, May Fourth, and socialist) by various social groups.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175167
Publication date: 
May 2010