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The Resource Gifts, favors, and banquets : the art of social relationships in China, Mayfair Mei-hui Yang

Gifts, favors, and banquets : the art of social relationships in China, Mayfair Mei-hui Yang

Label
Gifts, favors, and banquets : the art of social relationships in China
Title
Gifts, favors, and banquets
Title remainder
the art of social relationships in China
Statement of responsibility
Mayfair Mei-hui Yang
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Yang, Mayfair Mei-hui
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Wilder House series in politics, history, and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social interaction
  • Social networks
  • Gifts
  • Individualism
  • Communism and individualism
  • Civil society
  • China
  • Interaction sociale
  • Réseaux sociaux
  • Cadeaux
  • Individualisme
  • Communisme et individualisme
  • Société civile
  • Chine
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Civil society
  • Communism and individualism
  • Gifts
  • Individualism
  • Politics and government
  • Social interaction
  • Social networks
  • China
  • Sociale netwerken
  • Schenkingen
  • Informele economie
  • Individualisme
  • Société civile
  • Cadeaux
  • Interaction sociale
  • Réseaux sociaux
  • Chine
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
Label
Gifts, favors, and banquets : the art of social relationships in China, Mayfair Mei-hui Yang
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 334-359) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: Fieldwork, Politics, and Modernity in China. The "Discovery" of Guanxixue. Guanxixue as an Object of Study. Fieldwork in a Culture of Fear. The Subject-Position of the Anthropologist. State Projects of Modernity in China and Native Critiques -- 1. Guanxi Dialects and Vocabulary. Popular Discourse. Official Discourse. Key Words and Concepts of Guanxixue in Popular Discourse -- 2. The Scope and Use-Contexts of Guanxi. The City and the Countryside. The Gender Dimension. Urban Occupational Strata. The Variety of Use-Contexts. A Society of Gatekeepers. Corporate and Administrative Uses -- 3. The "Art" in Guanxixue: Ethics, Tactics, and Etiquette. Guanxi Bases: Kinship, Friendship, and Other Personal Relations. Affective Sentiments: Yiqi, Ganqing, and Renqing. Enlarging a Guanxi Network. The Tactic, Obligation, and Form of Giving and Receiving. The Obligation to Repay -- 4. On the Recent Past of Guanxixue: Traditional Forms and Historical (Re- )Emergence. Three Official Histories
  • Guanxixue and Chinese Culture. The Postrevolutionary Decline and Rise of Guanxixue. From "Use-Value" to "Exchange-Value": The Entrance of Market Forces. The Art of Guanxi Does Not Retreat -- 5. The Political Economy of Gift Relations. The Techniques of Power in the State Redistributive Economy. Countertechniques in the Gift Economy. Propositions -- 6. "Using the Past to Negate the Present": Ritual Ethics and State Rationality in Ancient China. "Criticize Lin Biao, Criticize Confucius" A Reinterpretation of the Past -- 7. The Cult of Mao, Guanxi Subjects, and the Return of the Individual. A Sweep of Red: State Subjects and the Cult of Mao. The Return of the Individual Subject. Guanxi Subjectivity of Addition and Subtraction -- 8. Rhizomatic Networks and the Fabric of an Emerging Minjian in China. In-between the Individual and Society. In-between the Individual and Groups or Associations. Rhizomatic Kinship and Guanxi Polity: From Guanxi Networks to a Minjian -- Conclusion: Back to the Source
  • The Female Supple Force of Exchange. Ritual as a Self-organizing Vehicle of the Minjian. Renqing over Guanxi
Control code
ocn963936827
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 370 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501713057
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1hw9q2x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)963936827
Label
Gifts, favors, and banquets : the art of social relationships in China, Mayfair Mei-hui Yang
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 334-359) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: Fieldwork, Politics, and Modernity in China. The "Discovery" of Guanxixue. Guanxixue as an Object of Study. Fieldwork in a Culture of Fear. The Subject-Position of the Anthropologist. State Projects of Modernity in China and Native Critiques -- 1. Guanxi Dialects and Vocabulary. Popular Discourse. Official Discourse. Key Words and Concepts of Guanxixue in Popular Discourse -- 2. The Scope and Use-Contexts of Guanxi. The City and the Countryside. The Gender Dimension. Urban Occupational Strata. The Variety of Use-Contexts. A Society of Gatekeepers. Corporate and Administrative Uses -- 3. The "Art" in Guanxixue: Ethics, Tactics, and Etiquette. Guanxi Bases: Kinship, Friendship, and Other Personal Relations. Affective Sentiments: Yiqi, Ganqing, and Renqing. Enlarging a Guanxi Network. The Tactic, Obligation, and Form of Giving and Receiving. The Obligation to Repay -- 4. On the Recent Past of Guanxixue: Traditional Forms and Historical (Re- )Emergence. Three Official Histories
  • Guanxixue and Chinese Culture. The Postrevolutionary Decline and Rise of Guanxixue. From "Use-Value" to "Exchange-Value": The Entrance of Market Forces. The Art of Guanxi Does Not Retreat -- 5. The Political Economy of Gift Relations. The Techniques of Power in the State Redistributive Economy. Countertechniques in the Gift Economy. Propositions -- 6. "Using the Past to Negate the Present": Ritual Ethics and State Rationality in Ancient China. "Criticize Lin Biao, Criticize Confucius" A Reinterpretation of the Past -- 7. The Cult of Mao, Guanxi Subjects, and the Return of the Individual. A Sweep of Red: State Subjects and the Cult of Mao. The Return of the Individual Subject. Guanxi Subjectivity of Addition and Subtraction -- 8. Rhizomatic Networks and the Fabric of an Emerging Minjian in China. In-between the Individual and Society. In-between the Individual and Groups or Associations. Rhizomatic Kinship and Guanxi Polity: From Guanxi Networks to a Minjian -- Conclusion: Back to the Source
  • The Female Supple Force of Exchange. Ritual as a Self-organizing Vehicle of the Minjian. Renqing over Guanxi
Control code
ocn963936827
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 370 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501713057
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1hw9q2x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)963936827

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