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Title East Asian pop culture : analysing the Korean wave / edited by Chua Beng Huat and Koichi Iwabuchi.

Publication Info. Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; 2008.
London : Eurospan [distributor], 2008.


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Description 1 online resource (xi, 307 pages).
Series TransAsia: Screen Cultures
TransAsia--screen cultures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-303) and index.
Note Online resource; title from e-book title screen (JSTOR platform, viewed February 9, 2016).
Contents Introduction: East Asian TV dramas: identifications, sentiments and effects / Chua Beng Huat and Koichi Iwabuchi -- The growth of Korean cultural industries and the Korean wave / Doobo Shim -- Renting East Asian popular culture for local television: regional networks of cultural production / Tania Lim -- Mediating nationalism and modernity: the transnationalization of Korean dramas on Chinese (satellite) TV / Lisa Leung -- Structure of identification and distancing in watching East Asian television drama / Chua Beng Huat -- Re-imagining a cosmopolitan 'Asian Us': Korean media flows and imaginaries of Asian modern femininities / Angel Lin and Avin Tong -- Winter sonata and cultural practices of active fans in Japan: considering middle-aged women as cultural agents / Yoshitaka Mōri -- Touring 'dramatic Korea': Japanese women as viewers of Hanryu dramas and tourists on Hanryu tours / Yukie Hirata -- Popular cultural capital and cultural identity: young Korean women's cultural appropriation of Japanese TV dramas / Dong-Hoo Lee -- Mapping out the cultural politics of "the Korean wave" in contemporary South Korea / Keehyeung Lee -- Rap(p)ing Korean wave: national identity in question / Fang-chih Irene Yang -- Existing in the age of innocence: pop stars, publics, and politics in Asia / Eva Tsai -- When the Korean wave meets resident Koreans in Japan: intersections of the transnational, the postcolonial and the multicultural / Koichi Iwabuchi.
Summary The contributors analyse the subject of Asian pop culture arranged under three headings: 'Television Industry in East Asia', 'Transnational-Crosscultural Receptions of TV Dramas' and 'Nationalistic reactions'.
Subject Television programs -- Korea (South)
Popular culture -- Korea (South)
Social sciences.
Fine Arts.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Television -- Reference.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
Popular culture. (OCoLC)fst01071344
Television programs. (OCoLC)fst01147026
Korea (South) (OCoLC)fst01206791
Added Author Chua, Beng Huat, editor.
Iwabuchi, Kōichi, 1960- editor.
In: HKU Press digital editions.
Other Form: Print version: East Asian pop culture. Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2008 9789622098923 9789622098930 (DLC) 2008438074 (OCoLC)183264947
ISBN 9789888052226 (electronic bk.)
9888052225 (electronic bk.)
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