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The Resource Chinatowns in a transnational world : myths and realities of an urban phenomenon, edited by Vanessa Künnemann and Ruth Mayer, (electronic book)

Chinatowns in a transnational world : myths and realities of an urban phenomenon, edited by Vanessa Künnemann and Ruth Mayer, (electronic book)

Label
Chinatowns in a transnational world : myths and realities of an urban phenomenon
Title
Chinatowns in a transnational world
Title remainder
myths and realities of an urban phenomenon
Statement of responsibility
edited by Vanessa Künnemann and Ruth Mayer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
307.3/362089951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HT215
LC item number
.C45 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Künnemann, Vanessa
  • Mayer, Ruth
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnic neighborhoods
  • Chinatowns
  • National characteristics, Chinese
  • Culture and globalization
Label
Chinatowns in a transnational world : myths and realities of an urban phenomenon, edited by Vanessa Künnemann and Ruth Mayer, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a "bit of orient set down in the heart of a western metropolis" : the Chinatown in the United States and Europe / Ruth Mayer -- New York after Chinatown: Canal Street and the "new world order" / John Kuo Wei Tchen -- "Chinese quarters" : maritime labor, Chinese migration, and local imagination in Rotterdam and Hamburg, 1900-1950 / Lars Amenda -- Cosmopolitan lifestyles and "yellow quarters" : traces of Chinese life in Germany, 1921-1941 / Dagmar Yu-Dembski -- Rehabilitating chinatown at mid-century : Chinese Americans, race, and us cultural diplomacy / Mary Lui -- "Curious kisses" : the Chinatown fantasies of Thomas Burke / Anne Witchard -- "The greatest novelty of the age" : Fu-Manchu, Chinatown, and the global city / Ruth Mayer -- The Donaldina Cameron myth and the rescue of America, 1910-2002 / Kirsten Twelbeck -- "Showing what it is to be Chinese" : China/town authenticity and hybridity in Pearl S. Buck's kinfolk / Vanessa Künnemann -- "Food town" : Chinatown and the American journey of Chinese food / Yong Chen -- London's Chinatown and the changing shape of Chinese diaspora / Rosemary Sales with Panos Hatziprokopiou, Alessio D'Angelo and Xia Lin -- Chinatowns in transition : between ethnic enclave and global emblem / Flemming Christiansen
Control code
EBC692376
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 244 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780203814734
Isbn Type
(master e-book)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Chinatowns in a transnational world : myths and realities of an urban phenomenon, edited by Vanessa Künnemann and Ruth Mayer, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a "bit of orient set down in the heart of a western metropolis" : the Chinatown in the United States and Europe / Ruth Mayer -- New York after Chinatown: Canal Street and the "new world order" / John Kuo Wei Tchen -- "Chinese quarters" : maritime labor, Chinese migration, and local imagination in Rotterdam and Hamburg, 1900-1950 / Lars Amenda -- Cosmopolitan lifestyles and "yellow quarters" : traces of Chinese life in Germany, 1921-1941 / Dagmar Yu-Dembski -- Rehabilitating chinatown at mid-century : Chinese Americans, race, and us cultural diplomacy / Mary Lui -- "Curious kisses" : the Chinatown fantasies of Thomas Burke / Anne Witchard -- "The greatest novelty of the age" : Fu-Manchu, Chinatown, and the global city / Ruth Mayer -- The Donaldina Cameron myth and the rescue of America, 1910-2002 / Kirsten Twelbeck -- "Showing what it is to be Chinese" : China/town authenticity and hybridity in Pearl S. Buck's kinfolk / Vanessa Künnemann -- "Food town" : Chinatown and the American journey of Chinese food / Yong Chen -- London's Chinatown and the changing shape of Chinese diaspora / Rosemary Sales with Panos Hatziprokopiou, Alessio D'Angelo and Xia Lin -- Chinatowns in transition : between ethnic enclave and global emblem / Flemming Christiansen
Control code
EBC692376
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 244 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780203814734
Isbn Type
(master e-book)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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