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Visualizing Beauty free pdf Visualizing Beauty examines the intersections between feminine ideals and changing socio-political circumstances in China, Japan, and Korea during the first half of the twentieth century. Eight essays present a broad range of visual products that informed concepts of beauty and womanhood, including fashion, interior design magazines, newspaper illustrations, and paintings of and by women. Studying "Traditional Woman" and "New Woman" as historical categories, this anthology contemplates the complex relations between feminine subjectivity and the promotion of modernity, commerce, and colonialism.

About Aida Yuen Wong

Aida Yuen Wong is chair of the East Asian Studies Program at Brandeis University.

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Author : Aida Yuen Wong
Publisher : Hong Kong University Press
Data Published : 15 May 2012
ISBN : 9888083899
EAN : 9789888083893
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 200 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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