By John A Lent,Lorna Fitzsimmons
Asian pop culture in Transition examines modern intake practices in South Korea, China, India, and Japan, and either updates and extends pop culture stories of the zone. via an interdisciplinary lens, this selection of essays explores how fresh advances and shifts in details applied sciences and globalization have impacted cultural markets, model, the electronic iteration, cellular tradition, femininity, matrimonial advertisements, and a movie actress’ photo and function. Drawing upon a various variety of resources and techniques together with historic learn, content material research, anthropological commentary, textual analyses, and interviews, Asian pop culture in Transition makes an important contribution to this becoming sector of analysis.
Given its vast variety of nations, theories, and ways, this e-book could be of serious curiosity to scholars and students of Asian experiences, cultural reviews, media and conversation reviews, and gender reports.
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Asian Popular Culture in Transition (Routledge Contemporary Asia Series) by John A Lent,Lorna Fitzsimmons