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Social construction of national identity : Taiwan, Tibet and Hong-Kong / Fu-Lai Tony Yu and Diana S. Kwan.

Author/Creator:
Yu, Fu-Lai Tony, 1950- author.
Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2020]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xiv, 164 pages): illustrations
Subjects:
Social constructionism -- China.
Social constructionism -- Taiwan.
Social constructionism -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region.
Social constructionism -- China -- Hong Kong.
National characteristics, Chinese.
National characteristics, Taiwan.
National characteristics, Tibetan.
Taiwan -- International status.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- International status.
Hong Kong (China) -- International status.
Contents:
Introduction
Social construction of national reality : towards a theory of national consciousness and identity
Historical origins of China's national identity : grand unification doctrine, great Han mentality, patriotism and nationalism
The Taiwan Strait conflict : Taiwanese consciousness versus Chinese consciousness
Tension in Tibet : Tibetan Buddhism against Chinese cultural assimilation
Explaining the rise of Hong Kong consciousness : localization against mainlandization
A comparative analysis on the Taiwan Strait conflict, Tibet's tension and Hong Kong's localization movement.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on October 27, 2020).
Contributor:
Kwan, Diana S., author.
ProQuest ebook central
Other format:
Print version: Yu, Fu-Lai Tony, 1950- The social construction of national identity
ISBN:
9781498592437
1498592430
9781498592420
Publisher Number:
40030166907
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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