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Chinese surplus : biopolitical aesthetics and the medically commodified body / Ari Larissa Heinrich.

Author/creator Heinrich, Ari Larissa
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoDurham : Duke University Press, 2018.
Descriptionxi, 246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from DOAB: Directory of Open Access Books
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Series Perverse modernities
Perverse modernities. ^A486667
Contents Biopolitical aesthetics and the Chinese body as surplus -- Chinese whispers: Frankenstein, the sleeping lion, and the emergence of a biopolitical aesthetics -- Souvenirs of the organ trade: the diasporic body in contemporary Chinese literature and art -- Organ economics: transplant, class, and witness from made in Hong Kong to the eye -- Still life: recovering (Chinese) ethnicity in the body worlds and beyond -- All rights preserved: intellectual property and the plastinated cadaver exhibits.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2017035989
ISBN9780822370413 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN9780822370536 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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