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China Made

Consumer Culture and the Creation of the Nation

China Made( )
Author: Gerth, Karl
Series title:Harvard East Asian Monographs
Publication Date:Dec 2003
Publisher:Harvard University, Asia Center
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $50.00
Book Description:

In the early 20th century, China began to import and then to manufacture thousands of consumer goods. Politicians feared trade deficits. Intellectuals feared loss of national sovereignty. And manufacturers wondered how they could survive a flood of cheap imports. Gerth argues that the responses of these groups helped foster modern nationalism.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Business & Economics / Economics / General
History / Asia / China
Business & Economics / Economic Conditions
Business & Economics / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.318 x 8.97 x 1.415 Inches
Book Weight:1.73 Pounds

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