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Author Mao, LuMing, 1959-

Title Reading Chinese fortune cookie [electronic resource] : the making of Chinese American rhetoric / LuMing Mao.

Published Logan, UT : Utah State University Press, c2006.


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Physical description xi, 177 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-175) and index.
Contents Introduction : thinking through paradoxes -- Opening topics : reading Chinese fortune cookie -- Face to face : Chinese and European American -- Indirection versus directness : a relation of complementarity -- Terms of contact reconfigured : ("shu" or "reciprocity") encountering individualism -- From classroom to community : Chinese American rhetoric on the ground -- Closing comment : Chinese fortune cookie as a topic again.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author ProQuest (Firm)
Subject English language -- United States -- Rhetoric.
Chinese Americans -- Languages.
Chinese language -- Influence on English.
Language and culture -- United States.
Intercultural communication -- United States.
Electronic books.
ISBN 0874216400 (pbk. : acid-free paper)