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Visualizing Modern China

Image, History, and Memory, 1750–Present · AsiaWorld

by James A. Cook Editor · Joshua Goldstein Editor

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Visualizing Modern China: Image, History, and Memory, 1750–Present offers a sophisticated yet accessible interpretation of modern Chinese history through visual imagery. With rich illustrations and a companion website, it is an ideal textbook for college-level courses on modern Chinese history and on modern visual culture. The introduction provides a methodological framework and historical overview, while the chronologically arranged chapters use engaging case studies to explore important themes. Topics include: Qing court ritual, rebellion and war, urban/rural relations, art and architecture, sports, the Chinese diaspora, state politics, film propaganda and censorship, youth in the Cultural Revolution, environmentalism, and Internet culture.
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Publication Details

Publisher:
Lexington Books
Publication Date:
2014
Series:
AsiaWorld

Format

  • Kindle Book
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  • Adobe PDF eBook 4.4 MB
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 13.1 MB

James A. Cook (Editor)

James A. Cook is associate director of the Asian Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh. Joshua Goldstein is associate professor of history at University of Southern California. Matthew D. Johnson is assistant professor of East Asian histo...

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James A. Cook (Contributor)

James A. Cook is associate director of the Asian Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh. Joshua Goldstein is associate professor of history at University of Southern California. Matthew D. Johnson is assistant professor of East Asian histo...

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Creators

Contributor :
Zhiwei Xiao
Contributor :
Andrew D. Morris
Editor :
Sigrid Schmalzer
Contributor :
Sigrid Schmalzer
Editor :
Joshua Goldstein
Contributor :
Jeremy Brown
Editor :
James A. Cook
Contributor :
James A. Cook
Editor :
Matthew D. Johnson
Contributor :
Matthew D. Johnson
Contributor :
Michael G. Chang
Contributor :
Madeleine Yue Dong
Contributor :
Susan Fernsebner
Contributor :
Christian Hess
Contributor :
Lu Liu
Contributor :
Cecily McCaffrey
Contributor :
Charles D. Musgrove
Contributor :
Xiaowei Zheng
Contributor :
ena Elena Songster
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