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Author Simon, Scott, 1965-
Title Tanners of Taiwan : life strategies and national culture / Scott Simon.
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Westview, [2005]
©2005

Series Westview case studies in anthropology
Westview case studies in anthropology.
Subject Ethnology -- Taiwan.
Group identity -- Taiwan.
Tanners -- Taiwan.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 172 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-163) and index.
Contents Series Editor Preface; Acknowledgments; Notes on Transliteration of Mandarin and Taiwanese; CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER TWO HISTORICAL CONTEXTS; CHAPTER THREE SOCIAL BACKGROUND; CHAPTER FOUR TANNERS AND FAMILY FIRMS; CHAPTER FIVE CORPORATE AND FIRM NETWORKS; CHAPTER SIX WOMEN AND ENTERPRISE; CHAPTER SEVEN WORKERS AND BOSSES; CHAPTER EIGHT CROSS-STRAIT INVESTMENT AND NATIONAL IDENTITY; CHAPTER NINE POLITICAL MOVEMENTS -- TOWARD A FREE TAIWAN; Appendix I: Glossary; Appendix II: The Labor Process of Leather Tanning; References; Index.
Summary An ethnography of the leather-tanning industry in Southern Taiwan, Tanners of Taiwan examines what it means to be Chinese.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780813345758 (electronic bk.)
0813345758 (electronic bk.)
1283261448
9781283261449
0813341930 (alk. paper)
9780813341934 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 606209214
Additional Format Print version: Simon, Scott, 1965- Tanners of Taiwan. Cambridge, Mass. : Westview, ©2005 (DLC) 2005278050 (OCoLC)58810242