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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Edward L Davis
|ISBN:||0415241294 9780415241298 9780415777162 041577716X 9780203645062 0203645065|
|Notes:||"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada by Routledge."|
|Description:||xxxiv, 786 p. ; 26 cm.|
|Contents:||contemporary culture in Macao; contemporary culture in Singapore; Hong Kong, contemporary culture in; Taiwan, contemporary culture in; agriculture; ancestral/lineage shrines; architects; architectural journals; bridges (new); Buddhist monasteries and temples (Chinese); Buddhist monasteries and temples (Tibetan); cemeteries; churches; cities; community temples (urban and rural); cultural landscapes; cultural zones (urban); danwei (work units); Daoist temples (guan); department stores; development zones (urban); domestic space; foreign enclaves (urban); geography of disease; geography of health care; government architecture; highways (gaosu gonglu); hospitals; hotels; hukou residential permits; Internet cafes; libraries; migration and settlement patterns; monuments; mosques; museums; parks; Pei, I.M.; playgrounds; population (growth and distribution); prisons; Public Security Bureau; Renmin guangchang, Shanghai; residential districts (urban); restaurants; restoration districts (urban); retail and business districts (urban); ring roads; shopping malls; skyscrapers; squares; streets; theme parks; Three Gorges Project, cultural impact of; Tian'an men, Beijing; tombs; towns and townships; train stations; underground dwellings; urban districts; urban planning/renewal; urban settlement patterns; urban transportation patterns; vernacular architecture; village gates; villages; World Heritage Sites; 211 project; academies (Shuyuan: Zhongguo wenhua shuyuan; Yuehu shuyuan; Baihudong shuyuan; Taiwan E-e-hu shuyuan; etc.); Adult Education Institute (Chengren jiaoyu xueyuan); Beijing University; Central Academy of Fine Arts (Zhongyang meishu xueyuan); Central Nationalities Institute (Zhongyang minzu xueyuan); China People's University (Zhongguo renmin daxue); Chinese Academy of Sciences (Zhongguo kexue yuan); Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (Zhongguo shehui kexue yuan); Chinese University of Hong Kong; Chinese University of Science and Technology (Zhongguo keji daxue); college campus culture; college entrance examinations; Educational system: HK; educational system: PRC; educational system: Singapore; educational system: Taiwan; foreign students; Fudan University; higher education; Hong Kong University; hope project; HSK; intellectuals (and academics); literacy (and illiteracy); Lu Xun Literary Academy; memorization; metropolitan private schools; Ministry of Education; Ministry of Education; Nanjing University; Nankai University; National Defense University (Guofang daxue); national educational standards; Open University (dianshi daxue) and self-paced study and testing; Overseas Chinese University; physical education; Qinghua University; shetuan; student movements; student suicide; studying abroad; Taiwan National University; teaching (training and style); textbooks publishers; The Children's Palace (shaonian-gong); TOEFL (tofu) and GRE; Tsing-hua University, Taiwan; university BBS; village schools; Zhongshan University (Guangzhou); army style (including PLA and Red Guard clothing); beauty magazines; Beijing's silk-ally (xiushui jie); braids; campaign-poster designers; Chan, Amy (designer); Chang, Carole [Yu-ping] (b. 1969, Taiwan); Chen Xiang (designer) (b. 1969, mainland); cheongsam (qipao); chignon; Chinese fashion for foreigners; chukou zuan nei xiao (export reject items); clothing companies; cosmetic surgery; designer brands/labels (Japanese and Western); Dou, Stephane [Teng-huang] (b. 1969, Taiwan); ethnic costumes; fashion shows; graphic design; Guo Pei (designer) (b. 1967, mainland); hair (salons and changing styles); Han Feng designer (b. 1962, Nanjing/New York); He Yong; Hu Ya-chuan (b. 1965, Taiwan); Hung, Sophie (Taiwan); industrial design; interior design; Kitterick Company, Ltd; Lau, Peter; Leung, Charmaine (designer); Li, Ruby (designer); Mao and Sun Yatsen suits; models and modelling; Shanghai tang (and mainland rip-offs); silk industry; Sui, Anna (designer); Sun Jian (designer) (b. 1967, mainland); Tam, Vivienne (designer)|
|Responsibility:||edited by Edward L. Davis.|
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