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Visualizing Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: James A. Cook, Joshua Goldstein, Matthew D. Johnson, Sigrid Schmalzer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-26 - Publisher: Lexington Books
Visualizing Modern China: Image, History, and Memory, 1750–Present offers a sophisticated yet accessible interpretation of modern Chinese history through visual imagery. With rich illustrations and a companion website, it is an ideal textbook for college-level courses on modern Chinese history and on modern visual culture. The introduction provides a methodological
Visualizing Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: James A. Cook, Joshua Goldstein, Matthew D. Johnson, Sigrid Schmalzer
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-26 - Publisher:
This book is a teaching textbook for both lower and upper level courses on modern Chinese history and/or modern visual culture. With fourteen chapters of well-illustrated original scholarship, the contributors introduce key themes of modern Chinese history while providing students with critical thinking skills in visual studies and analysis.
Visualizing the Body in Art, Anatomy, and Medicine since 1800
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Andrew Graciano
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-20 - Publisher: Routledge
This book expands the art historical perspective on art’s connection to anatomy and medicine, bringing together in one text several case studies from various methodological perspectives. The contributors focus on the common visual and bodily nature of (figural) art, anatomy, and medicine around the central concept of modeling (posing, exemplifying
Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: Bruce A. Elleman, S. C. M. Paine
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-29 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Now in a fully updated edition, this accessible text provides a balanced history of modern China in a global context. The authors focus especially on China’s culture, warfare, and immediate neighbors and provide a unique comparative approach to bridge the cultural divide separating Chinese history from Western readers trying to
Maoism at the Grassroots
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Jeremy Brown, Matthew D. Johnson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-13 - Publisher: Harvard University Press
Maoism at the Grassroots challenges state-centered views of China under Mao, providing insights into the lives of citizens across social strata, ethnicities, and regions. It reveals how ordinary people risked persecution and imprisonment in order to assert personal beliefs and identities, despite political repression and surveillance.
Curating Revolution
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Denise Y. Ho
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Curating Revolution examines how Mao-era exhibitions shaped popular understandings of, and participation in, the political campaigns of China's Communist revolution.
Китайська модель. Політична меритократія та межі демократії
Language: uk
Pages: 312
Authors: Деніел Белл
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-19 - Publisher: Наш формат
На Заході політичні системи звикли ділити на «хороші» демократії і «погані» авторитарні режими. На думку Деніела Белла, нинішній політичний режим Китаю стоїть десь посередині між двома крайнощами. Він вважає, що так званий тамтешній комунізм останніми роками трансформувався в політичну меритократію. Чим характеризується «політична меритократія»? Яких вад цього режиму слід уникати?
America, History and Life
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Деніел Белл
Categories: Canada
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:
Article abstracts and citations of reviews and dissertations covering the United States and Canada.
International Books in Print
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Деніел Белл
Categories: English imprints
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:
Books about International Books in Print
Eastern European regions
Language: uk
Pages: 264
Authors: Деніел Белл
Categories: Europe, Eastern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:
Books about Eastern European regions