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Author Braester, Yomi.
Title Painting the city red [electronic resource] : Chinese cinema and the urban contract / Yomi Braester.
Publication Info. Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2010.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Asia-Pacific.
Note Description based on print version record.
Contents Introduction: film and the urban contract -- New China, new Beijing : staging the socialist city of the future -- A big dyeing vat : the rise of proletarian Shanghai and the fall of Nanjing Road -- Mansions of uneven rhyme : Beijing courtyards and the instant city -- The first precinct under heaven : state symbolism and unplanned urbanism at Tiananmen Square -- Angel sanctuaries : Taipei's gentrification and the erasure of veterans' villages -- "This is the story of our street" : urban preservation and the post-Maoist politics of memory -- The day trip of your dreams : globalizing Beijing and the postspatial city
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references, filmography, and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Motion pictures -- China.
Cities and towns in motion pictures.
City and town life in motion pictures.
Theater -- China.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780822347064 0822347067 9780822347231 0822347237 (DLC) 2009047583
ISBN 0822392755 (electronic bk.)
9780822392750 (electronic bk.)
9780822347064 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822347067 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822347231 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822347237 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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