The Resource Sovereignty and authenticity : Manchukuo and the East Asian modern, Prasenjit Duara

Sovereignty and authenticity : Manchukuo and the East Asian modern, Prasenjit Duara

Label
Sovereignty and authenticity : Manchukuo and the East Asian modern
Title
Sovereignty and authenticity
Title remainder
Manchukuo and the East Asian modern
Statement of responsibility
Prasenjit Duara
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this powerful and provocative book, Prasenjit Duara uses the intriguing case of Manchukuo_the Japanese puppet state in northeast China from 1932-1945_to explore how such antinomies as imperialism and nationalism, modernity and tradition, and governmentality and exploitation interacted in the post-World War I period. He argues that Manchukuo, as a transparently constructed 'nation-state, ' offers a unique historical laboratory for examining the utilization and transformation of circulating global forces mediated by the 'East Asian modern.' With its sweepingly original theoretical and comparat
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
320.54095
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JC311
LC item number
.D83 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
State and society in East Asia series
Label
Sovereignty and authenticity : Manchukuo and the East Asian modern, Prasenjit Duara
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-292) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Imperialism and nationalism in the twentieth century -- 2. Manchukuo : a historical perspective -- 3. Asianism and the new discourse of civilization -- 4. Embodying civilization : women and the figure of tradition within modernity -- 5. Imperial nationalism and the frontier -- 6. Local worlds : the poetics and politics of the native place -- Conclusion -- Glossary of Chinese terms -- Glossary of Japanese terms
Control code
ocn606934156
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 306 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299761414
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
507392
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29970490
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606934156
  • pebco0585463859
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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