National Past-Times: Narrative, Representation, and Power in Modern China. Ann Anagnost.

National Past-Times: Narrative, Representation, and Power in Modern China

Duke University Press. 6 x 9.25", viii, 231 pp., notes, bibliography, index, paper, Durham, 1997. Item #14817
ISBN: 0822319691

The author's essays reveal the particular temporality of the modern Chinese nation-state. She examines the disparate eras of its recent past and its propensity for continually looking backward in order to face the future.

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