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The Resource The mirage of China : anti-humanism, narcissism, and corporeality of the contemporary world, Xin Liu

The mirage of China : anti-humanism, narcissism, and corporeality of the contemporary world, Xin Liu

Label
The mirage of China : anti-humanism, narcissism, and corporeality of the contemporary world
Title
The mirage of China
Title remainder
anti-humanism, narcissism, and corporeality of the contemporary world
Statement of responsibility
Xin Liu
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Today's world is one marked by the signs of digital capitalism and global capitalist expansion, and China is increasingly being integrated into this global system of production and consumption. As a result, China's immediate material impact is now felt almost everywhere in the world; however, the significance and process of this expansion is far from understood. As such, this study provides a response to the call for developing the project of an anthropology of modernity. It shows how the a priori categories of statistical reasoning came to be re-born and re-lived in the People's Republic - as
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1957-
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Liu, Xin
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Culture and politics/politics and culture
Series volume
v. 5
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  • Capitalism
  • Capitalism
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • China
  • Social change
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Capitalism
  • Capitalism
  • Economic history
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • Social change
  • China
  • Kultur
  • Sozialer Wandel
  • Statistik
  • Ethnologie
  • Konzeption
  • Globalisierung
  • Statistik
  • Fata Morgana
  • China
  • China
  • Kapitalism
  • Globalisering
  • Social förändring
  • Kina
  • Globalisierung
  • Sozialer Wandel
  • Ethnologie
  • Kapitalismus
  • China
  • China
Label
The mirage of China : anti-humanism, narcissism, and corporeality of the contemporary world, Xin Liu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-206) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title page-The Mirage of China; Contents; Preface; Prologue:Making Up Numbers; Part I-Moral Mathematics; Chapter 1-The Mentality og Governance; Chapter 2-The Facticity of Social Facts; Part II-Statistics, Metaphysics, and Ethics; Chapter 3-Discipline and Punish; Chapter 4-The Specter of Marx; Part III-Reason and Revolution; Chapter 5-The Taming of Chance; Chapter 6-Interiorization; Chapter 7-Exteriorization; Acknowledgements; References; Index
Control code
ocn645101273
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845459062
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 262765
  • 22573/ctt7j0v8g
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645101273
Label
The mirage of China : anti-humanism, narcissism, and corporeality of the contemporary world, Xin Liu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-206) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title page-The Mirage of China; Contents; Preface; Prologue:Making Up Numbers; Part I-Moral Mathematics; Chapter 1-The Mentality og Governance; Chapter 2-The Facticity of Social Facts; Part II-Statistics, Metaphysics, and Ethics; Chapter 3-Discipline and Punish; Chapter 4-The Specter of Marx; Part III-Reason and Revolution; Chapter 5-The Taming of Chance; Chapter 6-Interiorization; Chapter 7-Exteriorization; Acknowledgements; References; Index
Control code
ocn645101273
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845459062
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 262765
  • 22573/ctt7j0v8g
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645101273

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