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The Resource Transcultural encounters in knowledge production and consumption, Xianlin Song, Youzhong Sun, editors, (electronic book)

Transcultural encounters in knowledge production and consumption, Xianlin Song, Youzhong Sun, editors, (electronic book)

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Transcultural encounters in knowledge production and consumption
Title
Transcultural encounters in knowledge production and consumption
Statement of responsibility
Xianlin Song, Youzhong Sun, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a distinctive collection on transcultural encounters in knowledge production and consumption, which are situated at the heart of pursuit for cognitive justice. It uniquely represents transcultural dialogues between academics of Australia, China and Malaysia, located on the borders of different knowledge systems. The uniqueness of this volume lies in the convergence of transcultural perspectives, which bring together diverse disciplines as cultural studies, education, media, translation theory and practice, arts, musicology, political science and literature. Each chapter explores the possibility of decolonising the knowledge production space as well as research methodologies. The chapters engage with 'Chinese' and 'western' thought on transcultural subjects and collectively articulate a new politics of difference, de-centring the dominant epistemologies and research paradigms in the global academia. Refracted through transcultural theories and practices, adapted to diverse traditions, histories and regional affiliations, and directed toward an international transcultural audience, the volume demonstrates expansive possibilities in knowledge production and contributes to the understanding of and between research scholarship which deals with collective societal and cultural challenges within the globalised world we live in. It would be of interest to researchers engaged with current critical debates in general and global scholars in transcultural and intercultural studies in specific
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Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
658.8
Index
no index present
LC call number
HF5415
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Song, Xianlin
  • Sun, Youzhong
Series statement
Encounters between East and West: internal perspectives
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Transcultural encounters in knowledge production and consumption, Xianlin Song, Youzhong Sun, editors, (electronic book)
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Publication
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Contents; About the Editors; Introduction; East Meets West: Transcultural Knowledge in Production; Sec2; Encounters in Media: Placemaking and Meaning-Making; 1 Civic Pluralism: Designing for Enriched Intercultural Experiences of Place; Abstract; Introduction; Models of Good Governance; Intercultural Struggles and Street-Level Civility; Diversity Destroyed ...and Remade: Kulturprojekte, Berlin; Place-Making and Place-Faking; Smart, Civic Technologies; Proposing and Designing Street Activations: A Local Story in Progress; Concluding Thoughts; References
  • 2 Taming the Paradox Between Facts and Control: Media Discourses on Natural Disasters in Chinese MediaAbstract; Introduction; Excluding Disaster Facts and Discursive Control; Disaster Facts as Anathema in Chinese Tradition; Reshaping the Facts: Maoist ren ding sheng tian Discourse; Seeking Facts in Social Reform; Retreat of the "Tiandao" View; Thought Emancipation; Dissolving the Paradox by Legalising Rights to Information; Conclusion; References; 3 Public Humiliation: Carnival Marketplace and Discourse Power Shifting in Chinese Social Media; Abstract; Introduction
  • Mapping the Networked Public Sphere in ChinaThe Social Cultural Context of Public Humiliation in China; "Stoning the Drowning Dog"; "Being Stoned with Verbal Rocks"; Case Studies and Analytic Framework; Carnival Marketplace: Smiling Official Face Yang Dacai; Resisting Official Narratives: 7.21 Beijing Flood; Discourse Power Shifting Within Carnivalesque Participatory Discourse; Conclusion; Fund; References; Creative Encounters: Literature, Music and Arts; 4 Transcultural Affinities: In Praise of Wang Zuoliang; Abstract; References
  • 5 Hsiung's Cultural Translation of the Peking Opera Wang BaochuanAbstract; Introduction; Hsiung the Translator and His Translation of Lady Precious Stream; Hsiung the Translator; The Success of Lady Precious Stream on the London Stage; Hsiung's Cultural Translation Strategy of the Traditional Chinese Play; Textual Level: Cultural Rewriting of the Original Text; Adaption of the Chinese Play: From Peking Opera to English Drama; Rewriting of the Content; Addition of Content; Omission of Content; Recreating the Comic Effects; Extra-Textual Level: Promotion Strategy and Patronage
  • Promotion Strategy by Means of Para-TextsPatronage: Godfathers and Godmothers of the Play; Conclusion; Acknowledgements; References; 6 British-Chinese Cultural Encounters and Negotiations: Issues of Culture and Identity in William Empson's "China Works"; Abstract; Introduction: William Empson; China's Purgatory; Culture Shock; Civilization and Cultures; East and/or West; Conclusion: Negotiations and Adjustments; 7 ...from a thatched hut: Exploring Transcultural Composition; Abstract; Introduction; Encounters Between Chinese and Western Music; The Genesis of ...from a thatched hut
Control code
SPR1004845574
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811049200
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1004845574
  • (OCoLC)1004845574
Label
Transcultural encounters in knowledge production and consumption, Xianlin Song, Youzhong Sun, editors, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Contents; About the Editors; Introduction; East Meets West: Transcultural Knowledge in Production; Sec2; Encounters in Media: Placemaking and Meaning-Making; 1 Civic Pluralism: Designing for Enriched Intercultural Experiences of Place; Abstract; Introduction; Models of Good Governance; Intercultural Struggles and Street-Level Civility; Diversity Destroyed ...and Remade: Kulturprojekte, Berlin; Place-Making and Place-Faking; Smart, Civic Technologies; Proposing and Designing Street Activations: A Local Story in Progress; Concluding Thoughts; References
  • 2 Taming the Paradox Between Facts and Control: Media Discourses on Natural Disasters in Chinese MediaAbstract; Introduction; Excluding Disaster Facts and Discursive Control; Disaster Facts as Anathema in Chinese Tradition; Reshaping the Facts: Maoist ren ding sheng tian Discourse; Seeking Facts in Social Reform; Retreat of the "Tiandao" View; Thought Emancipation; Dissolving the Paradox by Legalising Rights to Information; Conclusion; References; 3 Public Humiliation: Carnival Marketplace and Discourse Power Shifting in Chinese Social Media; Abstract; Introduction
  • Mapping the Networked Public Sphere in ChinaThe Social Cultural Context of Public Humiliation in China; "Stoning the Drowning Dog"; "Being Stoned with Verbal Rocks"; Case Studies and Analytic Framework; Carnival Marketplace: Smiling Official Face Yang Dacai; Resisting Official Narratives: 7.21 Beijing Flood; Discourse Power Shifting Within Carnivalesque Participatory Discourse; Conclusion; Fund; References; Creative Encounters: Literature, Music and Arts; 4 Transcultural Affinities: In Praise of Wang Zuoliang; Abstract; References
  • 5 Hsiung's Cultural Translation of the Peking Opera Wang BaochuanAbstract; Introduction; Hsiung the Translator and His Translation of Lady Precious Stream; Hsiung the Translator; The Success of Lady Precious Stream on the London Stage; Hsiung's Cultural Translation Strategy of the Traditional Chinese Play; Textual Level: Cultural Rewriting of the Original Text; Adaption of the Chinese Play: From Peking Opera to English Drama; Rewriting of the Content; Addition of Content; Omission of Content; Recreating the Comic Effects; Extra-Textual Level: Promotion Strategy and Patronage
  • Promotion Strategy by Means of Para-TextsPatronage: Godfathers and Godmothers of the Play; Conclusion; Acknowledgements; References; 6 British-Chinese Cultural Encounters and Negotiations: Issues of Culture and Identity in William Empson's "China Works"; Abstract; Introduction: William Empson; China's Purgatory; Culture Shock; Civilization and Cultures; East and/or West; Conclusion: Negotiations and Adjustments; 7 ...from a thatched hut: Exploring Transcultural Composition; Abstract; Introduction; Encounters Between Chinese and Western Music; The Genesis of ...from a thatched hut
Control code
SPR1004845574
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811049200
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1004845574
  • (OCoLC)1004845574

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