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Gender and Food in Transnational East Asias
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Jooyeon Rhee, Chikako Nagayama, Eric Ping Hung Li
Categories: Food consumption
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

"Gender and Food in Transnational East Asias places the relationship between food and gender in cross-cultural, cross-regional, and transnational contexts in order to identify how global politics, economy, and culture influence gender dynamics; and maintain or shift the existing gender hierarchy, inequality, and sexual behavior"--
Max Beerbohm
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: N. John Hall, Distinguished Professor of English Bronx Community College and the Graduate School N John Hall
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Om den engelske forfatter og tegner Max Beerbohm (1872-1956)
The Routledge Companion to Yan Lianke
Language: en
Pages: 572
Authors: Riccardo Moratto, Howard Yuen Fung Choy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Yan Lianke is one of the most important, prolific, and controversial writers in contemporary China. At the forefront of the “mythorealist” Chinese avant-garde and using absurdist humor and grotesque satire, Yan’s works have caught much critical attention not only in the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, and Taiwan but also around
Identity Politics in the Women's Movement
Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Barbara Ryan
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-08-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

In recent years, identity has come to be seen as a process rather than a fact or deterministic force. Yet, recognizable identity traits continue to draw people together and provide them with a sense of empowering commonality. Although the plasticity afforded identity has freed up rigid definitions and guidelines for
Romancing the East
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Jerry Hopkins
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-26 - Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

Profiling individual, legendary authors, best-selling author Jerry Hopkins combines his research and his own experiences as a longtime expatriate with an intimate knowledge of Asia and offers us a unique perspective on the impact of Eastern culture in Western literature. From the time of Marco Polo's trek across the Central