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The Political Economy of Affect and Emotion in East Asia.

Author: Jie Yang
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014.
Series: Asia's transformations.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When thinking about the culture and economy of East Asia, many attribute to the region a range of dispositions, including a preference for consensus and social harmony, loyalty and respect towards superiors and government, family values, collectivism, and communitarianism. Affect is central to these concepts, and yet the role of affect and its animated or imagined potentialities in the political economy of East Asia  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jie Yang
ISBN: 9781134634576 1134634579
OCLC Number: 879947209
Description: 1 online resource (273 pages).
Contents: Foreword, Sara Ahmed Part I: Introduction The Politics of Affect and Emotion: Imagination, Potentiality and Anticipation in East Asia, Jie Yang Part II: Happiness and Psychologization 1. Crafting Confucian Remedies for Happiness in Contemporary China: Unraveling the Yu Dan Phenomenon, Yanhua Zhang 2. The Happiness of the Marginalized: Counseling and Self-Reflexivity in China, Jie Yang Part III: Body, Affect, and Subjectivity 3. Banking in Affects: The Child, a Landscape, and the Performance of a Canonical View, Teresa Kuan 4. Hospitality and Detachment: Japanese Tour Guides' Affective Labor in Canada, Shiho Satsuka Part IV: Tears, Media, and Affective Articulation 5. Tears, Capital, Ethics: Television and Public Sphere in Japan, Daniel White 6. Crying Your Heart Out: The Televisual Construction of "Female Laid-Off Workers" and Melodramatic Salvation in the Age of Market Economy, Shuyu Kong Part V: Gender, Affective Labor, and Biopolitical Economy 7. "Affective Foreigners Save our Elder Citizens": Media Discourse of Indonesian Migrant Workers in Japan, Ayaka Yoshimizu 8. Fulfilling the Self and Transnational Intimacy through Emotional Labor: The Experiences of Migrant Filipino Domestic Workers in South Korea, Toshiko Tsujimoto Part VI: Affect, Modernity, and Empires 9. Affective Attachments to Japanese Women's Language: Language, Gender, and Emotion in Colonialism, Momoko Nakamura 10. The Politics of Haan: Affect and the Domestication of Anger in South Korea, Sung Kil Min 11. Familial Communism and Cartoons: An Affective Political Economy of North Korea, Craig MacKie
Series Title: Asia's transformations.

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When thinking about the culture and economy of East Asia, many attribute to the region a range of dispositions, including a preference for consensus and social harmony, loyalty and respect towards superiors and government, family values, collectivism, and communitarianism. Affect is central to these concepts, and yet the role of affect and its animated or imagined potentialities in the political economy of East Asia has not been systematically studied. The book examines the affective dimensions of power and economy in East Asia. It illuminates the dynamics of contemporary governance, and ways.

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"This book is an engaging collective contribution to the exploration of the potential of affect as a social or sociopolitical practice" - Michal Daliot-Bul, Pacific Affairs: Volume 89, No. 3 - Read more...

 
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