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Pop culture China! : media, arts, and lifestyle

Author: Kevin Latham
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2007.
Series: Popular culture in the contemporary world.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book begins with an introduction to understanding popular culture in China and covers mass media; print media; cinema, film, and video; the Internet; and also discusses the rise of consumption and consumerism. From the modernization of traditional theater to the traditional uses of modern technology, this book presents a guide to the emerging culture of a country that will inevitably become increasingly  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Latham, Kevin, 1964-
Pop culture China!
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2007
(DLC) 2007009706
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Latham
ISBN: 9781849723794 1849723796 9781851095827 1851095829 9781851095872 185109587X
OCLC Number: 299474300
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 384 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Understanding popular culture in China --
Mass media in China --
Television --
Radio --
Newspapers --
Magazines --
Cinema, film, and video --
The Internet and telecommunications --
Consumption in China --
Leisure time, space, and consumption --
Sports and martial arts --
Theatre and music: setting the scene --
Theatre and performance --
Popular music --
Afterword: looking to the future of Chinese popular culture.
Series Title: Popular culture in the contemporary world.
Responsibility: Kevin Latham.


This exciting title in ABC-CLIO's Popular Culture in the Contemporary World series offers the nonspecialist reader the only up-to-date introduction to all facets of popular culture in China.China's  Read more...


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"This title is highly recommended for academic, public, and high-school libraries." - Booklist "This work is recommended for libraries with a collection of Asian studies." - ARBA

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