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The Politics of Imagining Asia

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$42.00 • £33.95 • €38.00

ISBN 9780674055193

Publication Date: 03/31/2011


368 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Introduction by Theodore Huters
  • 1. The Politics of Imagining Asia [Translated by Matthew A. Hale]
  • 2. How to Explain “China” and Its “Modernity”: Rethinking The Rise of Modern Chinese Thought [Translated by Wang Yang]
  • 3. Local Forms, Vernacular Dialects, and the War of Resistance against Japan: The “National Forms” Debate [Translated by Chris Berry]
  • 4. The “Tibetan Question” East and West: Orientalism, Regional Ethnic Autonomy, and the Politics of Dignity [Translated by Theodore Huters]
  • 5. Okinawa and Two Dramatic Changes to the Regional Order [Translated by Zhang Yongle]
  • 6. Weber and the Question of Chinese Modernity [Translated by Theodore Huters]
  • Notes
  • Credits
  • Index

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