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Author Visser, Robin, 1962-
Title Cities surround the countryside [electronic resource] : urban aesthetics in post-socialist China / Robin Visser.
Publication Info. Durham : Duke University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Designing the postsocialist city : urban planning and its discontents -- Theorizing the postsocialist city : cultural politics of urban aesthetics -- Performing the postsocialist city : Beijing identity in art, film, and fiction -- Consuming the postsocialist city : Shanghai identity in art, film, and fiction -- The melancholic urban subject : black snow, private life, breathing, and candy -- Postsocialist urban ethics : modernity and the morality of everyday life -- Conclusion: sustainable Chinese aesthetics.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Cities and towns -- China -- History -- 21st century.
City and town life -- China -- History -- 21st century.
Aesthetics.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Visser, Robin, 1962- Cities surround the countryside. Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, c2010 9780822347095 (DLC) 2009047828
ISBN 9780822392774 (electronic bk.)
0822392771 (electronic bk.)
9780822347095 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822347091 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822347286 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822347288 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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