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  • Domestic Spaces in Post-Mao China

    On Electronic Household Appliances, 1st Edition

    By Wang Min’an

    Unconventional, creative, and highly original, Wang Min’an’s work centres on the assemblage of household machines that create the space of contemporary domesticity. It offers pathways to a new understanding of how the sudden commodification of domestic space in China beginning in the late 1980s has…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge
    Postcolonial Politics

  • China's Media Go Global

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daya Kishan Thussu, Hugo de Burgh, Anbin Shi

    As part of its ‘going out’ strategy, China is using the media to promote its views and vision to the wider world and to counter negative images in the US-dominated international media. China’s Media Go Global, the first edited collection on this subject, evaluates how the unprecedented expansion of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-27
    Routledge
    Internationalizing Media Studies

  • Health Translation and Media Communication

    A Corpus Study of the Media Communication of Translated Health Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By Meng Ji

    Cross-sectoral interaction and cooperation in the communication of nutritional health risks represents a strategic research area among national governments and international health authorities. The key research question this book addresses is whether and how different industrial sectors interact…

    Hardback – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Empirical Translation and Multilingual Communication

  • New Chinese Migrations

    Mobility, Home, and Inspirations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yuk Wah Chan, Sin Yee Koh

    With the rapid economic development of China and the overall shift in the global political economy, there is now the emergence of new Chinese on the move. These new Chinese migrants and diasporas are pioneers in the establishment of multiple homes in new geographical locations, the development of…

    Hardback – 2017-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Asian Migration

  • Chinese Television and National Identity Construction

    The Cultural Politics of Music-Entertainment Programmes, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Gorfinkel

    This book examines music entertainment programmes on China Central Television, China’s only national level television network, as well as on nationally-available provincial channels, exploring how such programmes project a nuanced image of China’s identity and position in the world. It shows how…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia

  • Urbanization in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Crawford, Marco Cenzatti

    Since the "Opening Up" period of 1978-80, China has urbanized with unprecedented speed. The construction of completely new cities and the dramatic redevelopment of existing urban centers have completely transformed the Chinese landscape. This urban revolution has generated an astonishing number and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

  • The Education of Migrant Children and China's Future

    The Urban Left Behind, 1st Edition

    By Holly H. Ming

    There are more than 225 million rural-to-urban migrant workers, and some 20 million migrant children in Chinese cities. Because of policies related to the household registration (hukou) system, migrant students are not allowed a public high school education in the cities, so their urban education…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations

  • The Uyghur Lobby

    Global Networks, Coalitions and Strategies of the World Uyghur Congress, 1st Edition

    By Yu-Wen Chen

    An upsurge in violence between Uyghur and Han in China’s far western region of Xinjiang has gained increased media and academic attention in recent years as was evidenced in the July 2009 riots. Numbering over eight million, the Uyghur are China’s fifth-largest minority nationality, and their…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge

  • Queer Sinophone Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Howard Chiang, Ari Larissa Heinrich

    The Sinophone framework emphasises the diversity of Chinese-speaking communities and cultures, and seeks to move beyond a binary model of China and the West. Indeed, this strikingly resembles attempts within the queer studies movement to challenge the dimorphisms of sex and gender. Bringing…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Reforming China's Healthcare System

    1st Edition

    By China Development Research Foundation

    Although China’s new healthcare reform, launched in 2009, has achieved remarkable results in improving China’s medical and healthcare system, it is recognised that there is still room for further improvement. This is especially important as China’s population ages, the prevalence of chronic…

    Hardback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Modernization and Revolution in China

    5th Edition

    By June Grasso, Jay P. Corrin, Michael Kort

    Extensively revised and fully updated in this fifth edition, this popular textbook conveys the drama of China's struggle to modernize against the backdrop of a proud and difficult history. It features new analysis of the issues facing China’s fifth generation of leaders, including the current…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge

  • Multimedia Stardom in Hong Kong

    Image, Performance and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Leung Wing-Fai

    This book details original research into the practices and discourse of multimedia stardom alongside changing social and cultural landscapes in Hong Kong since 1980. It examines the cultural and sociological significance of stardom in the region, and the conditions which gave rise to such famous…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia

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