A new modernity? The arrival of ‘creative industries’ in China
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This article looks at the arrival of ‘creative industries’ within mainstream policy discourse in China. It attempts to situate this ‘modernising’ discourse within the wider historical conflicts around modernity and modernization in China, suggesting that the progressive function of the ‘creative industries’ discourse frequently claimed by its supporters cannot be taken for granted. The article ends by asking some pointed questions about the immediate future of this agenda in China, with particular reference to the large eastern cities.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||china, creative cities, cultural and creative industries, modernity, urban policy|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2006 SAGE Publications|
|Deposited On:||06 May 2009 04:53|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 14:04|
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