Beyond the Neon Lights

Beyond the Neon Lights
Author : Hanchao Lu
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Total Pages : 456
Release : 2004-09-30
ISBN 10 : 9780520243781
ISBN 13 : 0520243781
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Beyond the Neon Lights Book Description:

How did people live through the extraordinary changes that have swept across modern China? How did peasants transform themselves into urbanites? This study weaves documentary data with ethnographic surveys and interviews to reconstruct the fabric of everyday life in Shanghai in early 20th century.


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