E-books: Book Series

Culture and Communication in Asia

  • Culture, Politics and Television in Hong Kong

    1st Edition

    By Eric Kit-wai Ma

    Ma looks at the ways in which the identity of Hong Kong citizens has changed in the 1990s especially since the handover to China in 1997. This is the first analysis which focuses on the role, in this process, of popular media in general and television in particular. The author specifically analyses…

    Hardback – 1999-01-28
    Culture and Communication in Asia

  • Constructing Post-Colonial India

    National Character and the Doon School, 1st Edition

    By Sanjay Srivastava

    An interdisciplinary and engaging book which looks at the nature of Indian society since Independence and unpacks what post-colonialism means to Indian citizens. Using the case study of the Doon School, a famous boarding school for boys, and one of the leading educational institutions in India, the…

    Paperback – 1998-10-01
    Culture and Communication in Asia

  • Politics of Chinese Language and Culture

    The Art of Reading Dragons, 1st Edition

    By Bob Hodge, Kam Louie

    An innovative text which adopts the tools of cultural studies to provide a fresh approach to the study of Chinese language, culture and society. The book tackles areas such as grammar, language, gender, popular culture, film and the Chinese diaspora and employs the concepts of social semiotics to…

    Paperback – 1998-09-24
    Culture and Communication in Asia

  • Trajectories

    Inter-Asia Cultural Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kuan-Hsing Chen

    Trajectories brings together cultural theorists not only from countries with a known historical critical tradition such as America, Canada and Australia but from the East-Asia locations of Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan, Philippines, India and Thailand. It constitutes a critical confrontation…

    Paperback – 1998-07-02
    Culture and Communication in Asia