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Contemporary Asian modernities
|Statement||Yiu-Wai Chu & Eva Kit-Wah Man, (eds)|
|Series||Worlds of East Asia -- Bd. 16|
|LC Classifications||HN720.5.A8 C66 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||318 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||318|
|LC Control Number||2009034417|
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"This book is a collection of selected essays presented at the International Symposium on 'Contemporary Asian Modernities: Transnationality, Interculturality and Hybridity' hosted by the Humanities Programme of Hong Kong Baptist University in September This book is a collection of selected essays presented at the International Symposium on Contemporary Asian Modernities: Transnationality, Interculturality and Hybridity hosted by the Humanities Programme of Hong Kong Baptist University in September ISBN: X: OCLC Number: In: Chu, Yiu-Wai: Description: Seiten.
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