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Embodied modernities : corporeality, representation, and Chinese cultures /

edited by Fran Martin and Larissa Heinrich.

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Names: Martin, Fran, | Heinrich, Larissa,
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2006.
Topics: Human body - Social aspects. | Human body - Social aspects - Asia. | Sex role. | Sex role - Asia. | Human body in popular culture. | Human body in motion pictures. | Culture in motion pictures. | SOCIAL SCIENCE - Anthropology - Cultural. | POLITICAL SCIENCE - Public Policy - Cultural Policy. | SOCIAL SCIENCE - Popular Culture. | SOCIAL SCIENCE - Gender Studies. | Geschlechtsunterschied | Leiblichkeit | Geschlechterrolle | Transsexualität | Moderne | Leiblichkeit | Geschlechterstereotyp
Regions: China - Social life and customs. | Asia - Social life and customs. | Asia. | China. | China. | Taiwan | Hongkong.
Genres: Electronic books.
Online Access: JSTOR EBA - Full text online
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I. Thresholds of modernity -- Introduction to part I / Larissa Heinrich and Fran Martin -- Bound to be represented : theorizing/fetishizing footbinding / Angela Zito -- Male love lost : the fate of male same-sex prostitution in Beijing in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Cuncun Wu and Mark Stevenson -- Rewriting sexual ideals in Yesou puyan / Maram Epstein -- Cross-dressed nation : Mei Lanfang and the clothing of modern Chinese men / John Zou -- The transgender body in Wang Dulu's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon / Tze-Ian D. Dang -- II. Contemporary embodiments -- Introduction to part II -- Post-Mao People's Republic of China -- Souvenirs of the organ trade : the diasporic body in contemporary Chinese literature and art / Larissa Heinrich -- Sport, fashion, and beauty : new incarnations of the female politician in contemporary China / Louise Edwards -- Sites of transformation : the body and ruins in Zhang Yang's Shower -- Contemporary Taiwan -- Stigmatic bodies : the corporeal Qiu Miaojin / Fran Martin -- Informationalized affect : the body in Taiwanese digital video puppetry and COSplay / Teri Silvio -- Transnational incorporations in Hong Kong cinema -- Stellar transit : Bruce Lee's body or Chinese masculinity in a transnational frame / Chris Berry -- Love in ruins : spectral bodies in Wong Kar-wai's In the Mode for Love / Olivia Khoo.

Table of Contents for: Embodied modernities : corporeality, rep