China and Orientalism: Western Knowledge Production and the PRC by Daniel Vukovich
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0415835380 | ISBN-13: 9780415835381 | 190 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB
This book argues that there is a new, Sinological form of orientalism at work in the world. It has shifted from a logic of ‘essential difference’ to one of ‘sameness’ or general equivalence. "China" is now in a halting but inevitable process of becoming-the-same as the USA and the West.