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Handbook of Chinese popular culture

Author: Dingbo Wu; Patrick D Murphy
Publisher: London : Greenwood Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An up-to-date and comprehensive bibliographical and descriptive study of Chinese popular culture. Each chapter is devoted to a particular topic reflecting key elements of Chinese culture, including  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dingbo Wu; Patrick D Murphy
ISBN: 0313278083 9780313278082
OCLC Number: 925189648
Description: ix, 409 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface by Patrick D. Murphy Introduction: Cultural Tradition and Popular Culture by Wu Dingbo Lifestyles: Commercialization and Concepts of Choice by Rebecca Weiner Food by E.N. Anderson Tea Drinking and Its Culture by Ione Kramer Religion by Jordan Paper Chinese Herbal Medicine by Hsiao-Hung Lee Sports by Susan E. Brownell Taijiquan and Qigong by J.A. English-Lueck Wushu by Zhang Wei and Tan Xiujun The Chinese Mass Media by Xu Xinyi Film by Wu Dingbo Traditional Chinese Drama by Jiang Xinyun Chinese Gallant Fiction by Cao Zhengwen Chinese Science Fiction by Wu Dingbo Comic Art by John Lent Chinese Calligraphy by Qingxiang Wang Popular Rural Architecture by Ronald G. Knapp Transportation in the People's Republic of China by John Marney Selected Bibliography Index
Responsibility: edited by Wu Dingbo and Patrick D. Murphy.

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