Theorising Chinese Masculinity: Society and Gender in China

3.71 avg rating
( 7 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780521119047: Theorising Chinese Masculinity: Society and Gender in China

In the first comprehensive analysis of Chinese masculinity. Kam Louie uses the concepts of wen (cultural attainment) and wu (martial valour) to explain attitudes to masculinity. This revises most Western analyses of Asian masculinity that rely on the yin-yang binary. Examining classical and contemporary Chinese literature and film, the book also looks at the Chinese diaspora to consider Chinese masculinity within and outside China.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 44.99
US$ 43.84

Convert Currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Louie, Kam
Published by CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (2009)
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reissue. 226 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This book is a comprehensive analysis of Chinese masculinity. While there is a vast Eurocentric scholarship on gender and sexuality, there has been little work addressing these issues within the Chinese context. Kam Louie uses the concepts of wen (cultural attainment) and wu (martial valour) to explain attitudes to masculinity. This revises most Western analyses of Asian masculinity that rely on the yin-yang binary. Examining classical and contemporary Chinese literature and film, the book also looks at the Chinese diaspora to consider Chinese masculinity within and outside China. Its use of a largely indigenous framework to analyse Chinese masculinity makes it an exciting addition to this burgeoning field. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9780521119047

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 43.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Louie, Kam
Published by CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (2009)
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reissue. 226 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. This book is a comprehensive analysis of Chinese masculinity. While there is a vast Eurocentric scholarship on gender and sexuality, there has been little work addressing these issues within the Chinese context. Kam Louie uses the concepts of wen (cultural attainment) and wu (martial valour) to explain attitudes to masculinity. This revises most Western analyses of Asian masculinity that rely on the yin-yang binary. Examining classical and contemporary Chinese literature and film, the book also looks at the Chinese diaspora to consider Chinese masculinity within and outside China. Its use of a largely indigenous framework to analyse Chinese masculinity makes it an exciting addition to this burgeoning field. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9780521119047

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Louie, Kam
Published by Cambridge University Press (2009)
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 2009. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # I2-9780521119047

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 40.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Louie, Kam
Published by Cambridge University Press (2016)
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9780521119047_lsuk

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.16
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Louie, Kam
Published by Cambridge University Press (2009)
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 2009. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # LQ-9780521119047

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 38.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.22
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Louie, Kam
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Item doesn't include CD/DVD. Bookseller Inventory # 1693770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 45.33
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Louie, Kam
Published by Cambridge University Press
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Seller
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. 248 pages. Dimensions: 8.9in. x 6.0in. x 0.7in.In the first comprehensive analysis of Chinese masculinity. Kam Louie uses the concepts of wen (cultural attainment) and wu (martial valour) to explain attitudes to masculinity. This revises most Western analyses of Asian masculinity that rely on the yin-yang binary. Examining classical and contemporary Chinese literature and film, the book also looks at the Chinese diaspora to consider Chinese masculinity within and outside China. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9780521119047

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 46.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Louie, Kam
Published by Cambridge University Press 2009-09-03 (2009)
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press 2009-09-03, 2009. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-ING-00926117

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 46.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.73
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Louie, Kam
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780521119047 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0446619

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 42.56
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.97
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Louie, Kam
Published by Cambridge University Press (2009)
ISBN 10: 0521119049 ISBN 13: 9780521119047
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cambridge University Press, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0521119049

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 54.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book