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From Ah Q to Lei Feng : Freud and revolutionary spirit in 20th century China / Wendy Larson.

  • Larson, Wendy.
[2009], ©2009
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Also known as

Freud and revolutionary spirit in 20th century China


Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [2009], ©2009.

Physical description

322 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm


Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-309) and index.


Freudian obsessions -- Psychology and Freudian sexual theory in early 20th century China -- From Ah Q to Lei Feng : revolutionary discourse and the spirit -- The spirit of the countryside : Mang Ke's Wild things and Wang Xiaobo's The golden years -- Extracting the revolutionary spirit : Jiang Wen's In the heat of the sun and Anchee Min's Red azalea -- The workspace of a new age Maoist : He Jianjun's The postman -- Conclusion : history and literary aesthetics in the study of modern Chinese culture.


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