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When Is China? (1): Patriotic Education and the Century of National Humiliation

William A. Callahan

in China: The Pessoptimist Nation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199549955
eISBN:
9780191720314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199549955.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

Shows how China's pessoptimist identity politics frame historical memory to prime China's angry youth to explode into popular protests when they feel that China is being humiliated. It analyzes how ... More


Celebrity in China

Louise Edwards and Elaine Jeffreys

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622090873
eISBN:
9789882206670
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622090873.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Celebrity is a pervasive aspect of everyday life and a growing field of academic inquiry. This is a book-length exploration of celebrity culture in the People's Republic of China and its interaction ... More


Folk Theatre and the Search for an Indigenous Idiom:: Brecht in India

Vasudha Dalmia

in Poetics, Plays, and Performances: The Politics of Modern Indian Theatre

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195695052
eISBN:
9780199080335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195695052.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter discusses and traces the course of folk forms from its first emergence to its transformations into veritable storehouse of indigenous values and essences in the late twentieth century. ... More


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