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Title Encyclopedia of Chinese film / Yingjin Zhang and Zhiwei Xiao ; with additional contributions from Ru-shou Robert Chen [and others] ; edited by Yingjin Zhang.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.

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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 475 pages) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-411)-and indexes.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
English.
Print version record.
Subject Motion pictures -- China -- Encyclopedias.
Motion pictures -- Taiwan -- Encyclopedias.
China.
Taiwan.
Genre Encyclopedias.
Electronic books.
Contents 1. Introduction: Survey of an Economic Debacle 2. Back to the Third World 3. Thailand under the IMF 4. The Failure of Industrial Deepening 5. Labour and Capital 6. Bangkok: Vicissitudes of a Megalopolis 7. Pollution Haven 8. The Erosion of Agriculture 9. The Dynamics of Deforestation 10. Damming the Countryside 11. The AIDS Crisis 12. Conclusion: Revisioning the Future.
Summary In one alphabetically organized volume this book provides entries on directors, genres, themes and actors and actresses from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, as well as 250 film synopses and a substantial historical overview of Chinese film.
Other Author Xiao, Zhiwei.
Other Title Print version: Zhang, Yingjin. Encyclopedia of Chinese film. London ; New York : Routledge, 1998 0415151686