Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2006. First Edition. Paperback. Used - Very good/Fine. Card stock wrap slightly rubbed, book is otherwise sound and unmarked. B&W photos and diagrams. 15 x 23 cm. Index. 344 pp. Item #5797
Series: Studies in Modernity and National Identity
Is modernity in non-Western societies always an "alternative" modernity, a derivative copy of an "original modernity" that began in the West? No, answer the contributors to this book, who then offer an absorbing set of case studies from modern China to make their point.