China Turned On: Television, Reform and Resistance

China Turned On: Television, Reform and Resistance

by James Lull


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138970434
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd (Sales)
Publication date: 01/27/2017
Series: Routledge Library Editions: Television Series
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.20(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface 1. Modernizing China: The Predicament of Reform 2. In the Name of Civilization: Development of the Mass Media in China 3. Knowing China: From Inside and Out 4. Television in Urban China: The Medium Enters Everyday Life 5. Crossing the Electronic Bridge: The People and the People’s Medium 6. China’s New Star: Reform on Prime-Time Television 7. The Freedom to Have Fun: Popular Culture and Censorship in China 8. Looking In and Looking Out: Viewing Habits and Cultural Consequences 9. Tiananmen Square and Beyond: China’s Insurmountable Image Problem 10. Television, Culture, and Politics: The Electronic Amplification of Contradiction

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