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Street Culture in Chengdu - a book by Wang, Di

Street Culture in Chengdu

Public Space, Urban Commoners, and Local Politics, 1870-1930

Street Culture in Chengdu( )
Author: Wang, Di
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Stanford University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

Winner of the Urban History Association's 2005 Best Book in Non-North American Urban History Award. In traditional Chinese cities, a lively street culture was an important part of popular culture, and street life was central to the daily lives of city dwellers, especially the lower classes. This book examines street culture in Chengdu, an under-studied inland city, during the transformative decades between 1870 and 1930, in order to explore various topics: the relationship...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Popular Culture
Social Science / Sociology / Urban
History / Asia / China
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.13 x 9.25 x 1.1 Inches

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