Staging Corruption: Chinese Television and Politics (Contemporary Chinese Studies)

Staging Corruption: Chinese Television and Politics (Contemporary Chinese Studies)

By: Ruoyun Bai (author)Hardback

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Description

This book will interest scholars and students in media and communication studies, contemporary China studies, cultural and literary studies, and political science.

About Author

Ruoyun Bai is an assistant professor of media studies and comparative literature at the University of Toronto.

Contents

Introduction 1 Chinese Television Dramas: An Overview 2 Corruption Dramas as a Mediated Space: CCTV, Intellectuals, and the Market 3 Censorship, Governance Crisis, and Moral Regulation 4 Anti-Corruption Melodrama and Competing Discourses 5 Cynicism as a Dominant Way of Seeing 6 Speaking of the "Desirable" Corrupt Official: A Case Study Conclusion Appendix: Selected Corruption Drama Titles; Notes; Bibliography; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774826310
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 292
  • ID: 9780774826310
  • weight: 560
  • ISBN10: 0774826312

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