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positions (2001) 9 (1): 69–104.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Jing Wang 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 Culture as Leisure and Culture as Capital Jing Wang My goal in this essay is to track the new career of the old buzzword culture (wenhua) in post-1992 China. Deng Xiaoping’s 1992 Southern Excursion...
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positions (1993) 1 (2): 486–525.
Published: 01 May 1993
...Judith B. Farquhar; James L. Hevia Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 References Alexander , Jeffrey , and Steven Seidman, eds. 1990 . Culture and Society . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Barlow , Tani E. 1993 . “Colonialism's Career in Postwar China...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 853–884.
Published: 01 November 2013
... media in the Hong Kong popular culture, are concerned with new theoretical development in the global media. We take the operational notion of “thingification of media,” as Scott Lash and Celia Lury proposed in their book Global Cultural Industry (2007), in our core analysis of these transformations...
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positions (2014) 22 (4): 877–906.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of the People's Republic of China (PRC) to pursue profit. These popular materials invite the public to reconceptualize the relationship between individuals and society and in this sense constitute a significant cultural strategy for governing the population. Tracing the Chinese variations of the global logic...
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positions (2015) 23 (2): 317–347.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Ou-Byung Chae This article examines the genealogy of postcolonial state culture in South Korea in the context of the changing imperial order in East Asia. First, we reveal an uneasy, uncomfortable, and antagonistically complicit relationship between colonial culture, anticolonial culture...
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positions (2015) 23 (3): 487–513.
Published: 01 August 2015
.../reproductive labor. Second, this essay conceptualizes the net idols' production of cute culture as emotional labor and claims that the digital media economy has effectively expanded the practices through which value is extracted from women's unwaged labor far beyond the domestic sphere. Third, it demonstrates...
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positions (2015) 23 (3): 515–543.
Published: 01 August 2015
.... I contend that selling remaining life time should not be ignored as ephemeral “fast-food” popular culture or assumed to be an escapist tactic of the youth. Instead, it is a creative experiment that young urban Chinese adopt to confront their present realities: precarious employment conditions...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 743–784.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Christine Hong Reading North Korean defector memoirs and Korean American “roots” narratives as forms of “second culture” relative to North Korea, namely, an alternative US-oriented culture whose representational authority is held as exceeding that of the socialist state of origin, this essay...
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positions (1994) 2 (3): 467–499.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Anne Allison Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 463 Transgressions of the Everyday: Stories of Mother-Son Incest in Japanese Popular Culture Anne Allison...
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positions (1996) 4 (1): 127–143.
Published: 01 February 1996
...Dai Jinhua Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 Commentary Redemption and Consumption: Depicting Culture in the 1990s Dai Jinhua Cultural Mao Zedong Of the social and cultural phenomena at the end of the 1980s and the begin...
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positions (2002) 10 (1): 173–194.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Leslie Pincus 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 A Salon for the Soul: Nakai Masakazu and the Hiroshima Culture Movement Leslie Pincus It was as if the intellectuals who took refuge in the countryside had been set adrift in unfamiliar seas...
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positions (2002) 10 (1): 219–236.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Geoff Eley 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Commentary Politics, Culture, and the Public Sphere Geoff Eley When I rashly agreed to contribute a commentary to this collection, I knew that I would learn far more than I could ever hope to add...
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positions (2006) 14 (1): 7–36.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Paul E. Festa Duke University Press 2006 Mahjong Politics in Contemporary China: Civility, Chineseness, and Mass Culture Paul E. Festa The surge of popular nationalism in China following the U.S.-led NATO bombing of the Chinese embassy in Belgrade...
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positions (2006) 14 (3): 597–632.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Sang Mi Park Duke University Press 2006 The Making of a Cultural Icon for the Japanese Empire: Choe Seung-hui’s U.S. Dance Tours and “New Asian Culture” in the 1930s and 1940s Sang Mi Park The case of Choe Seung-hui 1911 – 69?) (fig. 1),1 a prominent...
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positions (2007) 15 (3): 637–671.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Ian Condry Copyright 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 Yellow B-Boys, Black Culture, and Hip-Hop in Japan: Toward a Transnational Cultural Politics of Race Ian Condry My name is Yellow B-Boy ore no namae wa kiiroi B-Boy I’m all that, and number...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 29–68.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Li Hsiao-t'i 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 Making a Name and a Culture for the Masses in Modern China Li Hsiao-t’i Almost half a century ago, when the late intellectual historian Benjamin Schwartz published his pioneering study on Communist...
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positions (2018) 26 (3): 516–546.
Published: 01 August 2018
...,” a stigmatic marker of poverty, with an eye to the neoliberal production of a “culture of poverty.” The author argues that a “culture of poverty,” which is invoked in Seotap, is neither a subculture that is passed down from generation to generation among a particular group of the poor, nor a disposition...
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positions (2019) 27 (2): 397–420.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Jina E. Kim Mass media radio culture and literature occupied an important and large space in the making of 1970s culture under Park Chung Hee’s Yushin regime. Radio technology and the sounds produced by radio broadcasting indelibly came to be used by the state to maneuver and discipline the masses...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 835–868.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of human cognition—referred to as “public opinion,” “values,” “culture,” “political culture,” “tradition,” or “belief”—by nonviolent means. The author calls this approach to knowledge the values paradigm. A separate, but related argument is that this paradigm has proven more important than the availability...
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positions (2022) 30 (1): 159–187.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Erica Kanesaka Abstract This article explores the ties between anti-Black racist kitsch and kawaii culture through the history of the Dakko-chan doll. In what came to be called the “Dakko-chan boom” of 1960, tens of thousands of Japanese people lined up to purchase an inflatable blackface doll...
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