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Title Deep China : the moral life of the person : what anthropology and psychiatry tell us about China today / Arthur Kleinman [and others].
Imprint Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, 2011.

Subject Medical anthropology -- China.
Cultural psychiatry -- China.
Identity (Psychology) -- China.
China -- Social conditions.
China -- Moral conditions.
China -- Social life and customs.
Social Identification.
Ethnopsychology -- methods.
Cultural Characteristics.
Social Conditions -- China.
Ethnopsychology -- methods -- China.
Social Identification -- China.
Cultural Characteristics -- China.
Morals -- China.
Social Conditions.
Alt Name Kleinman, Arthur.
Description 1 online resource (x, 311 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Introduction : Remaking the moral person in a new China -- The changing moral landscape / Yunxiang Yan -- From commodity of death to gift of life / Jing Jun -- China's sexual revolution / Everett Yuehong Zhang -- Place attachment, communal memory, and the moral underpinnings of gentrification in postreform Shanghai / Pan Tianshu -- Depression : coming of age in China / Sing Lee -- Suicide, a modern problem in China / Wu Fei -- Stigma : HIV/AIDS, mental illness, and China's nonpersons / Guo Jinhua and Arthur Kleinman -- Quests for meaning / Arthur Kleinman.
Summary "Deep China investigates the emotional and moral lives of the Chinese people as they adjust to the challenges of modernity. Sharing a medical anthropology and cultural psychiatry perspective, the contributors--Arthur Kleinman, Yunxiang Yan, Jing Jun, Sing Lee, Everett Zhang, Pan Tianshu, Wu Fei, and Guo Jinhua--explore the remaking of the moral person during China's profound social and economic transformation, unraveling the shifting practices and struggles of contemporary life."--Page 4 of cover.
ISBN 9780520950511 (electronic bk.)
0520950518 (electronic bk.)
9780520269453 (pbk.)
0520269454 (pbk.)
9780520269446 (hbk.)
0520269446 (hbk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786613291899
OCLC # 759387428
Additional Format Print version: Deep China. Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, 2011 9780520269446

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