East Asian Pop Culture, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 9888052225
  • ISBN-13: 9789888052226
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 307 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released November 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
TransAsia: Screen Cultures.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction East Asian TV Dramas: Identifications, Sentiments and Effects.
2: Television Industry in East Asia.
3: The Growth of Korean Cultural Industries and the Korean Wave.
4: Renting East Asian Popular Culture for Local Television: Regional Networks of Cultural Production.
5: Mediating Nationalism and Modernity: The Transnationalization of Korean Dramas on Chinese (Satellite) TV.
6: Transnational-Crosscultural Receptions of TV Dramas.
7: Structure of Identification and Distancing in Watching East Asian Television Drama.
8: Re-Imagining a Cosmopolitan 'Asian Us': Korean Media Flows and Imaginaries of Asian Modern Femininities.
9: Winter Sonata and Cultural Practices of Active Fans in Japan: Considering Middle-Aged Women as Cultural Agents.
10: Touring 'Dramatic Korea': Japanese Women as Viewers of Hanryu Dramas and Tourists on Hanryu Tours.
11: Popular Cultural Capital and Cultural Identity: Young Korean Women's Cultural Appropriation of Japanese TV Dramas.
12: Nationalistic Reactions.
13: Mapping Out the Cultural Politics of "the Korean Wave" in Contemporary South Korea.
14: Rap(p)ing Korean Wave: National Identity in Question.
15: Existing in the Age of Innocence: Pop Stars, Publics, and Politics in Asia.
16: When the Korean Wave Meets Resident Koreans in Japan: Intersections of the Transnational, the Postcolonial and the Multicultural.