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Author Ong, Aihwa, author

Title Flexible citizenship : the cultural logics of transnationality / Aihwa Ong
Published Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 1999


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Description ix, 322 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: Flexible Citizenship: The Cultural Logics of Transnationality -- Pt. 1. Emerging Modernities. 1. The Geopolitics of Cultural Knowledge. 2. A "Momentary Glow of Fraternity" -- Pt. 2. Regimes and Strategies. 3. Fengshui and the Limits to Cultural Accumulation. 4. The Pacific Shuttle: Family, Citizenship, and Capital Circuits -- Pt. 3. Translocal Publics. 5. The Family Romance of Mandarin Capital. 6. "A Better Tomorrow"?: The Struggle for Global Visibility -- Pt. 4. Global Futures. 7. Saying No to the West: Liberal Reasoning in Asia. 8. Zones of New Sovereignty -- Afterword: An Anthropology of Transnationality
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Chinese -- Cultural assimilation -- Foreign countries.
Cultural relations.
Intercultural communication -- Asia.
LC no. 98033678
ISBN 0822322501 (alk. paper)
0822322692 (paperback: alk. paper)