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Author Lindtner, Silvia M., author

Title Prototype nation : China and the contested promise of innovation / Silvia M. Lindtner
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2020]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Princeton studies in culture and technology
Contents Intro -- Cover -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: The Promise of Making -- 2. Prototype Citizen: Colonial Durabilities in Technology Innovation -- 3. Inventing Shenzhen: How the Copy Became the Prototype, or: How China Out-Wested the West and Saved Modernity -- 4. Incubating Human Capital: Market Devices of Finance Capitalism -- 5. Seeing Like a Peer: Happiness Labor and the Microworld of Innovation -- 6. China's Entrepreneurial Factory: The Violence of Happiness -- 7. Conclusion: The Nurture of Entrepreneurial Life -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 17, 2020)
Subject Technological innovations -- China
Entrepreneurship -- China
Form Electronic book
Author JSTOR (Organization)
ISBN 9780691204956