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Polley, Jason S.

Cultural Conflict in Hong Kong

Polley, Jason S. - Cultural Conflict in Hong Kong, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Made into Hong Kong
Jason S. Polley, Vinton W. K. Poon, Lian-Hee Wee

Part I. Part I

2. Turning English into Cantonese: The Semantic Change of English Loanwords
John C. Wakefield

3. Beehives and Wet Markets: Expat Metaphors of Hong Kong
Kathleen Ahrens

4. Hong Kong Paradox: Appearance and Disappearance in Western Cinema
Tammy Lai-Ming Ho

5. Hong Kong Diversity in Anglophone Children’s Fiction
Marija Todorova

6. Ann Hui’s Allegorical Cinema
Jessica Siu-Yin Yeung

Part II. Part II

7. Approaching Linguistic Norms: The Case of/for Hong Kong English on the Internet
Vinton W. K. Poon

8. Hong Kong’s Edward Snowden/Edward Snowden’s Hong Kong
Jeffrey Clapp

9. The Lazy Element: LMF and the Localization of Hip Hop Authenticity
Michael Ka Chi Cheuk

10. Worlding Hong Kong Literature: Dung Kai-cheung’s Atlas

Heidi Yu Huang

11. Writing Hong Kong’s Ethos
Tammy Lai-Ming Ho

Part III. Part III

12. Chiaroscuro of the Uncanny: An Unknown Side of Old Master Q
Kum-Hoon Ng, Lian-Hee Wee

13. “I Didn’t Think We’d Be Like Them”; or, Wong Kar Wai, Hongkonger
Jason S. Polley

14. Becoming Hong Kong-Like: The Role of Hong Kong English in the Acquisition of English Phonology by Hong Kong Students
Chuan Qin

15. Struggling to Become Non-Hong-Kong-Like: The Necessity and Effectiveness of Training Hong Kong Youngsters’ Perception and Production of General American English Vowel Contrasts
Janice Wing-Sze Wong

16. Glocalizing Hong Kong Anglophone Literature: Locating Xu Xi’s Writing Across the Decades
Jason Eng Hun Lee

Keywords: Social Sciences, Cultural Studies, Asian Culture, Imperialism and Colonialism, Postcolonial/World Literature

Editor
 
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2018
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
21 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9789811077661
Printed ISBN
978-981-10-7765-4

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