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  1. Chinese Masculinities in a Globalizing World

    By Kam Louie

    Series: Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

    This book explores how the traditional ideal of Chinese manhood – the "wen" (cultural attainment) and "wu" (martial prowess) dyad – has been transformed by the increasing integration of China in the international scene. It discusses how increased travel and contact between China and the West are...

    Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Asian Masculinities

    The Meaning and Practice of Manhood in China and Japan

    Edited by Kam Louie, Morris Low

    This book shows how East Asian masculinities are being formed and transformed as Asia is increasingly globalized. The gender roles performed by Chinese and Japanese men are examined not just as they are lived in Asia, but also in the West. The essays collected here enhance current understandings of...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Politics Chinese Lang & Cult

    By Kam Louie

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Politics of Chinese Language and Culture

    The Art of Reading Dragons

    By Bob Hodge, Kam Louie

    Series: Culture and Communication in Asia

    An innovative text which adopts the tools of cultural studies to provide a fresh approach to the study of Chinese language, culture and society. The book tackles areas such as grammar, language, gender, popular culture, film and the Chinese diaspora and employs the concepts of social semiotics to...

    Published September 24th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Censored by Confucius: Ghost Stories by Yuan Mei

    Ghost Stories by Yuan Mei

    By Yuan Mei, Kam Louie, Louise Edwards, Yuan Mei

    "The one hundred-some stories depict the important role ghosts played in the lives of the Chinese, as well as revealing a great deal about sex, revenge, transvestism, corruption, and other topics banned by Mei's puritanical mid-Qing society". -- Reference & Research Book News....

    Published January 31st 1996 by Routledge

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