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Author Hoffman, Lisa M. (Lisa Mae)

Title Patriotic professionalism in urban China : fostering talent / Lisa M. Hoffman.

Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (x, 206 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series Urban life, landscape, and policy
Urban life, landscape, and policy.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Acknowledgments; 1. Talent in the Global City: Preparing Dalian for the Twenty-first Century; 2. Refiguring Dalian; 3. Cultivating Talent; 4. Patriotic Professionalism; 5. Turning Culture into Profit; 6. Gendering Security and the State in Urban China; 7. Going Forward: China, Neoliberalism, and Economic Crises; Notes; Glossary; References; Index.
Summary A look at urban professionals in post-Mao China as they balance social responsibility and individual achievement.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Professional employees -- China -- Dalian (Liaoning Sheng)
Neoliberalism -- China.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781439900369 (electronic bk.)
1439900361 (electronic bk.)
9781439900345 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9781439900352 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1439900345 (alk. paper)
1439900353 (pbk. ; alk. paper)