Everyday modernity in China /

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Other Authors / Creators:Dong, Madeleine Yue, 1964-
Goldstein, Joshua L.
Format: Book
Imprint: Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2006]
Series:Studies in modernity and national identity.
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. Out of the Ordinary: Implications of Material Culture and Daily Life in China
  • 2. The Violence of the Everyday in Early Twentieth-Century China
  • 3. Discursive Community and the Genealogy of Scientific Categories
  • 4. The Modernity of Savings, 1900-1937
  • 5. Reimagining China: Xiamen, Overseas Chinese, and a Transnational Modernity
  • 6. Shanghai's China Traveler
  • 7. Self-Development of Migrant Women and the Production of Suzhi (Quality) as Surplus Value
  • 8. The Remains of the Everyday: One Hundred Years of Recycling in Beijing
  • 9. From Provision to Exchange: Legalizing the Market in China's Urban Water Supply
  • Contributors
  • Index