Love Stories in China : The Politics of Intimacy in the Twenty-First Century Hardback
Edited by Wanning Sun, Ling Yang
Part of the Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia series
This book explores how political, economic, social, cultural and technological forces are (re)shaping the meanings of love and intimacy in China's public culture.
It focuses on a range of cultural and media forms including literature, film, television, music and new media, examines new cultural practices such as online activism, virtual intimacy and relationship counselling, and discusses how far love and romance have come to assume new shapes and forms in the twenty-first century.
Love Stories in China offers deep insights into how the huge transformation of China over the last four decades has impacted the micro lives of ordinary Chinese people.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 264 pages, 7 Halftones, black and white; 7 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 07/08/2019
- Category: Regional studies
- ISBN: 9780367224691