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Public passions

Eugenia Lean

Public passions

the trial of Shi Jianqiao and the rise of popular sympathy in Republican China

by Eugenia Lean

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English


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StatementEugenia Lean.
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LC ClassificationsDS
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 290 p. :
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22752517M
ISBN 109780520247185

  Rochelle Alers', "Private Passions", never excludes readers from the genuine fears, needs and desires of journalist, Emily Kirkland and Senator Christopher Delgado-Quintero, whose lives are under continious public and private scrutiny.5/5(5). Summary and Analysis Book IV: Section III Summary. At this point in the conversation, Socrates seeks agreement that we have attempted to discern the virtues in the state (an argument from the whole) so that we may find the virtues in the individual (argument from the whole to its parts).

This book explores ways in which passions came to be conceived, performed and authenticated in the eighteenth-century marketplace of print. It considers satire and sympathy in various environments, ranging from popular novels and journalism, through philosophical studies of the Scottish Enlightenment, to last words, aesthetics, and plastic surgery.   The Charles that emerges is, as the subtitle suggests, both a paradox and a creature of his passions.”—The Washington Times “[A] compellingly juicy bio Windsor-philes will be mesmerized.”—People “Prince Charles paints an affectingly human portrait Smith writes about [Charles’s life] with a skill and sympathy she Brand: Random House Publishing Group.

Intendent Kira, now Overseer for the entire Klingon-Cardassian Alliance, has entered into a dangerous liaison with Annika Hansen, unaware that Hansen is actually an agent of the Obsidian Order, with instructions to kill Kira when the time is right. ‘From Passions to Emotions offers a cogent, and I think, convincing argument on an issue of crucial public interest. It is a piece of good old-fashioned intellectual history ‘. Author: Thomas Dixon.


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Public Passions The Trial of Shi Jianqiao and the Rise of Popular Sympathy in Republican China. by Eugenia Lean (Author) April ; First Edition; Hardcover $, £ eBook $, £; Title Details. Rights: Available worldwide Pages: ISBN: Trim Size: 6 x 9 Illustrations: 15 b/w photographs. Public Passions book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Ina Chinese woman by the name of Shi Jianqiao murdered the no /5. Ina Chinese woman by the name of Shi Jianqiao murdered the notorious warlord Sun Chuanfang as he prayed in a Buddhist temple.

This riveting work of history examines this well-publicized crime and the highly sensationalized trial of the killer. In a fascinating investigation of the media, political, and judicial records surrounding this cause célèbre, Eugenia Lean shows how Shi. Public Passions. Book Description: Ina Chinese woman by the name of Shi Jianqiao murdered the notorious warlord Sun Chuanfang as he prayed in a Buddhist temple.

This riveting work of history examines this well-publicized crime and the highly sensationalized trial of the killer. Lean traces the rise of a new sentiment-"public sympathy.

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Public Passions: The Trial of Shi Jianqiao and the Rise of Popular Sympathy in Republican China. In this Book. Additional Information. The book sheds new light on the political significance of emotions, the powerful influence of sensational media, modern law in China, and the gendered nature of modernity.

Table of by: In her book Public Passions: The Trial of Shi Jianqiao and the Rise of Popular Sympathy in Republican China (University of California Press, ), she examines a sensational crime of female passion to document the political role of sentiment in the making of a critical urban public.

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Are you an author. /5(12). Public Passions: The Trial of Shi Jianqiao and the Rise of Popular Sympathy in Republican China Eugenia Lean Ina Chinese woman by the name of Shi Jianqiao murdered the notorious warlord Sun Chuanfang as he prayed in a Buddhist temple.

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Excerpt from Term Paper: Public Passions Shi Jianqiao became a media sensation in Nationalist China during the s for shooting the ex-warlord Sun Chuanfang, a leading member of the Tianjin Qingxiu lay-Buddhist society (jushilin). She shot Sun three times on Novem in prayer hall (congregation site) on Nanma Road.

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), narratives that are legacies of Western Enlightenment. Without neglecting the abundance of scholarship on qing, Public Passions is a reading of Shi Jianqiao that attempts to put her story on the genealogical map of s Republican China. Passions.

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