Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items

  • Keywords: Beijing Olympics x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

China’s Beauty Economy and Beauty Ideology

Wen Hua

in Buying Beauty: Cosmetic Surgery in China

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9789888139811
eISBN:
9789888180691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139811.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Beauty is about economy; nevertheless, it is also about ideology. This chapter discusses the political implications of China’s booming beauty economy. A main driving force of cosmetic surgery in ... More


Old Lhasa Politicized

Tsering Woeser and Wang Lixiong

in Voices from Tibet: Selected Essays and Reportage

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9789888208111
eISBN:
9789888268191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208111.003.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

The political destiny of the Chinese and the Tibetans are intertwined. Yet, the increasing politicization in the Tibet Autonomous Region threatens to worse the conflict between them. The 2008 Beijing ... More


Conclusion

Manjari Chatterjee Miller

in Wronged by Empire: Post-Imperial Ideology and Foreign Policy in India and China

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804786522
eISBN:
9780804788434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786522.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book concludes by showing how statements from leaders in India and China today still reek of victimization. Rather then emphasizing the fact that India and China were the victors in colonialism, ... More


View: