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The Resource Visuality and identity : Sinophone articulations across the Pacific, Shu-mei Shih

Visuality and identity : Sinophone articulations across the Pacific, Shu-mei Shih

Label
Visuality and identity : Sinophone articulations across the Pacific
Title
Visuality and identity
Title remainder
Sinophone articulations across the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Shu-mei Shih
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A vanguard excursion into sophisticated cultural criticism situated at the intersections of Chinese studies, Asian American studies, diaspora studies & transnational studies, this text argues that the visual has become the primary means of mediating identities under global capitalism
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shi, Shumei
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Asia Pacific modern
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese
  • National characteristics, Chinese
Label
Visuality and identity : Sinophone articulations across the Pacific, Shu-mei Shih
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Philip E. Lilienthal book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Visuality in Global Capitalism ; Identity in Global Capitalism ; Sinophone Articulations -- Globalization and Minoritization. The Limits of a Coup d'état in Theory ; Flexibility and Nodal Points ; Flexibility and Translatability -- A Feminist Transnationality. Identity Fragment 1: Feminist Antagonism against Chinese Patriarchy ; Identity Fragment 2: Liberal Antagonist against the Maoist State ; Identity fragment 3: Antagonism of a Minority Subject ; Identity Fragment 4: Antagonism against the Western Gaze -- The Geopolitics of Desire. Beleaguered Communities ; Sexualizing the "Mainland Sister" ; Feminizing the "Mainland Cousin" ; Gender and Public Sphere -- The Incredible Heaviness of Ambiguity. A Short History of the "Mainland" ; "Eternal China" in the 1990s ; The "Intimate Enemy" in the Twenty-first Century ; Struggles of the Sinophone -- After National Allegory. The Allegorical Time and the City-cum-Nation ; The Allegorical and the Mundane ; Refashioning Hongkongness -- Cosmopolitanism among Empires. The Age of Empires and, Especially, Their Sizes ; Cosmopolitanism, Multiplicity, Danger ; Untranslatable Ethics ; Can Cosmopolitanism Be Ethical? -- Conclusion: The Time and Place of the Sinophone
Control code
005622300
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiii, 243 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520224513
Lccn
2006037071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Visuality and identity : Sinophone articulations across the Pacific, Shu-mei Shih
Publication
Note
"Philip E. Lilienthal book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Visuality in Global Capitalism ; Identity in Global Capitalism ; Sinophone Articulations -- Globalization and Minoritization. The Limits of a Coup d'état in Theory ; Flexibility and Nodal Points ; Flexibility and Translatability -- A Feminist Transnationality. Identity Fragment 1: Feminist Antagonism against Chinese Patriarchy ; Identity Fragment 2: Liberal Antagonist against the Maoist State ; Identity fragment 3: Antagonism of a Minority Subject ; Identity Fragment 4: Antagonism against the Western Gaze -- The Geopolitics of Desire. Beleaguered Communities ; Sexualizing the "Mainland Sister" ; Feminizing the "Mainland Cousin" ; Gender and Public Sphere -- The Incredible Heaviness of Ambiguity. A Short History of the "Mainland" ; "Eternal China" in the 1990s ; The "Intimate Enemy" in the Twenty-first Century ; Struggles of the Sinophone -- After National Allegory. The Allegorical Time and the City-cum-Nation ; The Allegorical and the Mundane ; Refashioning Hongkongness -- Cosmopolitanism among Empires. The Age of Empires and, Especially, Their Sizes ; Cosmopolitanism, Multiplicity, Danger ; Untranslatable Ethics ; Can Cosmopolitanism Be Ethical? -- Conclusion: The Time and Place of the Sinophone
Control code
005622300
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiii, 243 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520224513
Lccn
2006037071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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