Take back our future : an eventful sociology of the Hong KongUmbrella Movement (eBook, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Take back our future : an eventful sociology of the Hong KongUmbrella Movement

Take back our future : an eventful sociology of the Hong KongUmbrella Movement

Author: Ching Kwan Lee; Ming Sing
Publisher: Ithaca [New York] : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell UniversityPress, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

In a comprehensive and theoretically novel analysis, Take Back Our Future unveils the causes, processes, and implications of the 2014 seventy-nine-day occupation movement in Hong Kong known as the  Read more...

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ching Kwan Lee; Ming Sing
ISBN: 9781501740916 1501740911 9781501740930 1501740938 9781501740947 1501740946
OCLC Number: 1131888759
Description: 1 ressource en ligne
Contents: 1. Take Back Our Future: An Eventful Sociology of the Hong Kong Umbrella Movement, by Ching Kwan Lee2. Prefigurative Politics of the Umbrella Movement: An Ethnography of Its Promise and Predicament, by Alex Chow3. Transgressive Politics in Occupy Mongkok, by Samson Yuen4. The Spectrum of Frames and Disputes in the Umbrella Movement, by Wing Sang Law5. Mediascape and Movement: The Dynamics of Political Communication, Public and Counterpublic, by Francis Lee6. Where Have All the Workers Gone? Reflections on the Role of Trade Unions during the Umbrella Movement, by Chris K. C. Chan7. How Students Took Leadership of the Umbrella Movement: Marginalization of Prodemocracy Parties, by Ming Sing8. Hong Kong's Hybrid Regime and Its Repertoires, by Edmund Cheng9. Protest Art, Hong Kong Style: A Photo Essay, by Oscar Ho10. Taiwan's Sunflower Occupy Movement as a Transformative Resistance to the "China Factor", by Jieh-Min WuAfterword: Hong Kong's Turn toward Greater Authoritarianism, by Ming Sing -- Cornell University Press
Responsibility: edited by Ching Kwan Lee and Ming Sing.


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"Take Back Our Future marks a timely and necessary scholarly intervention that addresses both the internal movement dynamics and the wider structural contradictions that led to the rise and fall of Read more...

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