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Conclusion: English Remains, Englishes Remain

David Huddart

in Involuntary Associations: Postcolonial Studies and World Englishes

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781781380253
eISBN:
9781781381540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380253.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, English Language

This conclusion explores the sense that, whatever perspective we adopt towards the English language’s present scope, its preeminence and dominance can appear unchallengeable. It continues to argue ... More


Death Ray on a Coral Island as China’s First Science Fiction Film

Jie Zhang

in The Liverpool Companion to World Science Fiction Film

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781781380383
eISBN:
9781781381557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380383.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The first Chinese science fiction film, Death Ray on a Coral Island (dir. Hongmei Zhang, 1980) emerged at a defining moment of nation’s history. It not only redefined science fiction as a genre ... More


Europe, America, China: Contemporary Wars and their Implications

Michael C. Davis

in Varieties of World-Making: Beyond Globalization

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846310195
eISBN:
9781781380857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314346.005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter argues that we can grasp the world views at the root of different world–making projects by observing the types of wars waged by major powers in the global era. These world views are ... More


Americanization, Westernization, Sinification: Modernization or Globalization in China?

Yu Keping (ed.)

in Global America?: The Cultural Consequences of Globalization

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239185
eISBN:
9781846313219
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239185.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter argues that Americanization and anti-Americanization exist at the same time in China and have affected politics, economy, education, literature, arts, publishing and even people's habits ... More


The Religious Situation in East Asia

Joachim Gentz

in Secularization and the World Religions

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311871
eISBN:
9781846315671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315671.013
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter explores the religious situation in East Asia within the context of the secularization paradigm. It examines the religious landscape of China, Japan and Korea, and then presents a ... More


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