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The Resource This generation : dispatches from China's most popular literary star (and race car driver), Han Han. ; edited and translated by Allan H. Barr

This generation : dispatches from China's most popular literary star (and race car driver), Han Han. ; edited and translated by Allan H. Barr

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This generation : dispatches from China's most popular literary star (and race car driver)
Title
This generation
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dispatches from China's most popular literary star (and race car driver)
Statement of responsibility
Han Han. ; edited and translated by Allan H. Barr
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This generation
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dispatches from Chinas most popular literary star (and race car driver)
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Scaling the Great Firewall of China may be a tall order, but the 30-year-old Han Han has succeeded remarkably well. In fact, shock and awe will probably be the emotions that first register with readers unfamiliar with or ambivalent about Chinese culture." --back cover
Summary
A collection of weblog posts and essays by the Chinese author and satirist explore the socio-political landscape of twenty-first century China, with topics ranging from car racing to patriotism and the Beijing Olympics
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10154371
Cataloging source
BT
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1982-
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Han, Han
Dewey number
951.06
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Barr, Allan Hepburn
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True
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  • Authors, Chinese
  • Chinese essays
  • China
Target audience
general
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dispatches from China's most popular literary star (and race car driver)
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This generation : dispatches from China's most popular literary star (and race car driver), Han Han. ; edited and translated by Allan H. Barr
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
This generation -- Why do you cost more than me? -- Social regression, government extortion -- Regarding my debt to society -- How radical and ridiculous I am -- Traditional virtues -- On flying the flag -- Let's do away with student essays -- Insults to China -- Market day for patriots -- Q & A with Chinese nationalists -- Loving our country, saving our face -- Let's not get in a rage so easily -- Expressions of personal taste strictly prohibited -- I'll do whatever it takes to be an Olympics sponsor -- Faking it -- Sex + soccer = scandal? -- Oh, man - what do we do now? -- Clothes must be new; this is getting old -- We must boycott French products -- In praise of Feng Shunqiao -- Some points to note about whoring -- No fire without smoke; business as usual for China Central Television -- Like Jackie Chan, guessing the majesties' wishes -- Further points to note about whoring -- Founding of a Republic -- Report on preparations for the World Rally Championship in Australia -- November 21, 2009 -- Try the pickles -- Just testing -- Required course for Chinese officials: Lesson One -- Are you Xiaoming? -- Han Feng is a fine cadre -- Where else would I find someone like you? -- Letters from strangers -- What is it you're so afraid of? -- Yes, do come! Yes, do go! -- Children, you're spoiling grandpa's fun -- Talking freely, wine in hand -- Those scallions that just don't wash clean -- Youth -- Orphan of Asia -- Protect the -[unacceptable input] -- Should we or shouldn't we? -- Do we need the truth, or just the truth that fits our needs? -- On begging -- Prices are going to take a dive -- Huang Yibo is a fine cadre -- Three Gorges is a fine dam -- I have a good life in Shanghai -- Disconnected nation -- What do you do if it's too downbeat? -- We already had our say on that -- Speaking of revolution -- Talking about democracy -- Pressing for freedom -- This last year of mine
Control code
000050065232
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hbk. ed.
Extent
265 p.
Isbn
9781451660005
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:
Label
This generation : dispatches from China's most popular literary star (and race car driver), Han Han. ; edited and translated by Allan H. Barr
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
This generation -- Why do you cost more than me? -- Social regression, government extortion -- Regarding my debt to society -- How radical and ridiculous I am -- Traditional virtues -- On flying the flag -- Let's do away with student essays -- Insults to China -- Market day for patriots -- Q & A with Chinese nationalists -- Loving our country, saving our face -- Let's not get in a rage so easily -- Expressions of personal taste strictly prohibited -- I'll do whatever it takes to be an Olympics sponsor -- Faking it -- Sex + soccer = scandal? -- Oh, man - what do we do now? -- Clothes must be new; this is getting old -- We must boycott French products -- In praise of Feng Shunqiao -- Some points to note about whoring -- No fire without smoke; business as usual for China Central Television -- Like Jackie Chan, guessing the majesties' wishes -- Further points to note about whoring -- Founding of a Republic -- Report on preparations for the World Rally Championship in Australia -- November 21, 2009 -- Try the pickles -- Just testing -- Required course for Chinese officials: Lesson One -- Are you Xiaoming? -- Han Feng is a fine cadre -- Where else would I find someone like you? -- Letters from strangers -- What is it you're so afraid of? -- Yes, do come! Yes, do go! -- Children, you're spoiling grandpa's fun -- Talking freely, wine in hand -- Those scallions that just don't wash clean -- Youth -- Orphan of Asia -- Protect the -[unacceptable input] -- Should we or shouldn't we? -- Do we need the truth, or just the truth that fits our needs? -- On begging -- Prices are going to take a dive -- Huang Yibo is a fine cadre -- Three Gorges is a fine dam -- I have a good life in Shanghai -- Disconnected nation -- What do you do if it's too downbeat? -- We already had our say on that -- Speaking of revolution -- Talking about democracy -- Pressing for freedom -- This last year of mine
Control code
000050065232
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hbk. ed.
Extent
265 p.
Isbn
9781451660005
Isbn Type
:

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