Shanghai Literary Imaginings: A City in Transformation (Asian Cities 3)

Shanghai Literary Imaginings: A City in Transformation (Asian Cities 3)

By: Lena Scheen (author)Hardback

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Shangai; Chinese cities; literary imaginings; cultural studies; urban sociology; urban psychologies; perceptions of urban space

About Author

"" target=" blank"> Lena Scheen is assistant professor/faculty fellow at New York University Shanghai (NYU Shanghai).


Acknowledgements[-]Conventions[-]List of Figures[-][-]INTRODUCTION Writing Shanghai: The City of Feeling Rising out of the City of Fact[-][-]CHAPTER 1 Mappings: Drawing Mental Maps of Memories[-][-]CHAPTER 2 Seduction: Reproducing the City as Femme Fatale[-][-]CHAPTER 3 Nostalgia: Restoring Old Buildings to Rewrite the Past[-][-]CHAPTER 4 Escape: Out of and Into Various Places 'Real' and Imagined[-][-]IN CONCLUSION The Shape of a City Changes Faster than the Human Heart Can Tell[-][-]Notes[-]Works Cited[-]Glossary[-]Index

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  • ISBN13: 9789089645876
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 282
  • ID: 9789089645876
  • weight: 0
  • ISBN10: 908964587X

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