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The Resource The Asian mystique : dragon ladies, geisha girls, & our fantasies of the exotic Orient, Sheridan Prasso

The Asian mystique : dragon ladies, geisha girls, & our fantasies of the exotic Orient, Sheridan Prasso

Label
The Asian mystique : dragon ladies, geisha girls, & our fantasies of the exotic Orient
Title
The Asian mystique
Title remainder
dragon ladies, geisha girls, & our fantasies of the exotic Orient
Statement of responsibility
Sheridan Prasso
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prasso, Sheridan
Dewey number
305.48/895
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1726
LC item number
.P73 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • East and West
  • Asia
Label
The Asian mystique : dragon ladies, geisha girls, & our fantasies of the exotic Orient, Sheridan Prasso
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [399]-418) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. The Asian mystique. Mystery, sex, fear, and desire : a brief history -- Hollywood, Burbank, and the resulting imaginings -- Matters of men and country : the unbearable lightness of being portrayed -- "Race-sim, " fetish, and fever -- Part 2. Ten people, ten colors. The real memoirs of geisha -- The other side of Miss Saigon -- Glamour of the skies, sorority of service -- Screwing, getting screwed, and getting ahead -- Who's playing whom -- China doll, dragon lady -- Power women -- Epilogue : Demand creates supply
Control code
ocm57652235
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 437 pages
Isbn
9781586482145
Lccn
2005043048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781586482145
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • 802306
  • (Sirsi) o57652235
Label
The Asian mystique : dragon ladies, geisha girls, & our fantasies of the exotic Orient, Sheridan Prasso
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [399]-418) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. The Asian mystique. Mystery, sex, fear, and desire : a brief history -- Hollywood, Burbank, and the resulting imaginings -- Matters of men and country : the unbearable lightness of being portrayed -- "Race-sim, " fetish, and fever -- Part 2. Ten people, ten colors. The real memoirs of geisha -- The other side of Miss Saigon -- Glamour of the skies, sorority of service -- Screwing, getting screwed, and getting ahead -- Who's playing whom -- China doll, dragon lady -- Power women -- Epilogue : Demand creates supply
Control code
ocm57652235
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 437 pages
Isbn
9781586482145
Lccn
2005043048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781586482145
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • 802306
  • (Sirsi) o57652235

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