9780674055193 alkaline paper 9780674061354 e-book
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -345) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The politics of imagining Asia How to explain "China" and its "modernity" : rethinking the rise of modern Chinese thought Local forms, vernacular dialects, and the war of resistance against Japan : the "national forms" debate The "Tibetan question" East and West : Orientalism, regional ethnic autonomy, and the politics of dignity Okinawa and two dramatic changes to the regional order Weber and the question of Chinese modernity.