The Resource The great dragon fantasy : a Lacanian analysis of contemporary Chinese thought, Guanjun Wu

The great dragon fantasy : a Lacanian analysis of contemporary Chinese thought, Guanjun Wu

Label
The great dragon fantasy : a Lacanian analysis of contemporary Chinese thought
Title
The great dragon fantasy
Title remainder
a Lacanian analysis of contemporary Chinese thought
Statement of responsibility
Guanjun Wu
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
China has undergone a unique path of development in the post-Maoist era. Especially, the last decade witnessed China's rapid rise to economic wealth and superpower status vis-a-vis the severe developmental predicaments of the West (financial crises, socio-political turbulences, etc.). This book analyzes how the leading Chinese thinkers understand China's prosperity and rapid development today, and whether there is any hidden mechanism that has been playing a crucial role of forming contemporary Chinese thinkers' shared passionate endeavor of resuscitating classical Chinese ideas, and thus shows how the fervor for discovering "essential characteristics" of Chinese thought reveals a hidden psychological mechanism
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.951
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC427.95
LC item number
.W8224 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The great dragon fantasy : a Lacanian analysis of contemporary Chinese thought, Guanjun Wu
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The fantasmatic narrative of contemporary Chinese thought -- ch. 1. "Descendants of a blurry-eyed dragon" -- ch. 2. New enlightenment as modernization -- ch. 3. "Traumatic" encounters with postmodernism -- ch. 4. Liberals and new leftists as "discursive enemies" -- ch. 5. China's new nationalism and its obscene core -- ch. 6. Narrating the fantasmatic past: Ancient and recent -- In place of a conclusion traversing the fantasy
Control code
ocn881183695
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 406 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789814417921
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36311212
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881183695
  • ebsco9814417920

Library Locations

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