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Author Kang, Wenqing.
Title Obsession : male same-sex relations in China, 1900-1950 / Wenqing Kang.
Imprint Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2009.

Author Kang, Wenqing.
Series Queer Asia
Queer Asia.
Subject Male homosexuality -- China.
Gay men -- China.
Description 1 online resource (x, 191 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 174-184) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 -- The Language of Male Same-Sex Relations in China; 2 -- Sexology; 3 -- Literary Intimacies; 4 -- Tabloid Sex and Cultural Conservatives; 5 -- Actors and Patrons; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Documenting how nationalism and colonial modernity reconfigured Chinese discourses on sex between men in the early 20th century Wenqing Kang has amassed a wealth of material previously overlooked by scholars, such as the entertainment news and opinion pieces related to same-sex relations published in the tabliod press.
ISBN 9789888052615 (electronic bk.)
9888052616 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786612709210
OCLC # 647840261
Link HKU Press digital editions.
Additional Format Print version: Kang, Wenqing. Obsession. Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2009 (DLC) 2010384186

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