Embodied Modernities: Corporeality, Representation, and Chinese Cultures
From feminist philosophy to genetic science, scholarship in recent years has succeeded in challenging many entrenched assumptions about the material and biological status of human bodies. Likewise in the study of Chinese cultures, accelerating globalization and the resultant hybridity have called into question previous assumptions about the boundaries of Chinese national and ethnic identity. The problem of identifying a single or definitive referent for the "Chinese body" is thornier than ever.
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The volume's individual chapters reflect in a direct way the initial impact of post - structuralist critical theories on Chinese body studies.10 They are marked by their collective approach to bodies not as transparent , stable objects ...
... of modernity dwelled on what Chinese conceptualizations of the body supposedly lacked , they stimulated Chinese appropriation of elements of western body - thinking to produce hybrid forms marked as both modern and Chinese .
While Lee's star image presents a cinematic martial - arts body that is newly marked by clearly visible muscular solidity , Berry also demonstrates that the transnational hypermobility of this same image renders Lee's body multiple and ...