Floating Lives

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  • Author : Stuart Cunningham
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Pages : 244 pages
  • ISBN : 9780742511361
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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Floating Lives

Floating Lives
  • Author : Stuart Cunningham,John Sinclair
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 29 November 2021
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This is an examination of media and communication within disaporic ethnic communities in Australia: the Chinese, Indian, Vietnamese and Thai communities. The study explores the ethnic community as a force in negotiating new hybrid identities and experiences common to disaporic groups worldwide.

Anchors in Floating Lives

Anchors in Floating Lives
  • Author : Margaret Melrose,David Barrett
  • Publisher : Russell House Pub Limited
  • Release : 29 November 2021
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"Taking account of the commercial sexual exploitation of children and young people (male or female - up to age 18) and the selling or 'swapping' of sexual 'favours' for some form of reward, as well as the production, sale, marketing and possession of pornographic material involving children; the distribution of pornographic pictures of children over the internet; and trafficking in children - this book addresses: how these commercial practices have come about; how young people become involved; what subsequently ensnares them;

Six Records of a Floating Life

Six Records of a Floating Life
  • Author : Shen Fu
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 30 September 2004
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Six Records of a Floating Life (1809) is an extraordinary blend of autobiography, love story and social document written by a man who was educated as a scholar but earned his living as a civil servant and art dealer. In this intimate memoir, Shen Fu recounts the domestic and romantic joys of his marriage to Yün, the beautiful and artistic girl he fell in love with as a child. He also describes other incidents of his life, including how his

Chinese Masculinities in a Globalizing World

Chinese Masculinities in a Globalizing World
  • Author : Kam Louie
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 20 November 2014
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This book explores how the traditional ideal of Chinese manhood – the "wen" (cultural attainment) and "wu" (martial prowess) dyad – has been transformed by the increasing integration of China in the international scene. It discusses how increased travel and contact between China and the West are having a profound impact; showing how increased interchange with Western men, for whom "wu" is a more significant ideal, has shifted the balance in the classic Chinese dichotomy; and how the huge emphasis on wealth

Floating City

Floating City
  • Author : Sudhir Venkatesh
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 12 September 2013
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After his insider's study of Chicago crack gangs electrified the academy, Columbia University sociologist Sudhir Venkatesh spent a decade immersed in New York's underbelly, observing the call girls, drug dealers, prostitutes and other strivers that make up this booming underground economy. Amidst the trust-funder cocktail parties, midtown strip clubs, and immigrant-run sex shops, he discovers a surprisingly fluid and dynamic social world - one that can be found in global cities everywhere - as traditional boundaries between class, race and

The Floating Book

The Floating Book
  • Author : Michelle Lovric
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release : 03 June 2013
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Venice, 1468. Sosia Simeon, a free-spirited sensualist, is the lover of many men in the fabled city, though married to one she despises. On the edge of the Grand Canal, Wendelin von Speyer sets up the first printing press in Venice and looks for the book that will make his fortune. When he tempts fate by publishing Catullus, the poet whose desperate and unrequited love inspired the most tender and erotic poems of antiquity, a scandal is set in motion that

Floating

Floating
  • Author : Joe Minihane
  • Publisher : Prelude Books
  • Release : 18 April 2017
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'Lovely, lively, passionate... a celebration of nature's ability to inspire healing and joy' Robert MacFarlane In the breaststrokes of Roger Deakin's Waterlog, this is the story of one man's search for himself across the breadth of Britain's wild waters. Joe Minihane became obsessed with wild swimming and the way it soothed his anxiety, developing a new-found passion by following the example of naturalist Deakin in his own swimming memoir. While fighting the currents - sometimes treading water Minihane swims to

Media and Communication in the Chinese Diaspora

Media and Communication in the Chinese Diaspora
  • Author : Wanning Sun,John Sinclair
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 16 September 2015
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The rise of China has brought about a dramatic increase in the rate of migration from mainland China. At the same time, the Chinese government has embarked on a full-scale push for the internationalisation of Chinese media and culture. Media and communication have therefore become crucial factors in shaping the increasingly fraught politics of transnational Chinese communities. This book explores the changing nature of these communities, and reveals their dynamic and complex relationship to the media in a range of

A Floating Life

A Floating Life
  • Author : Tad Crawford
  • Publisher : Skyhorse
  • Release : 06 August 2012
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A Floating Life will delight lovers of Kafka, Murakami, and the magic realism of Gabriel García Márquez. A nameless narrator awakens to the muddle of middle age, no longer certain who or what he is. He finds himself at a party talking to a woman he doesn't know who proves to be his wife. Soon separated but still living in the same apartment, he is threatened by a litigious dachshund and saddled with a stubborn case of erectile

Flotsametrics and the Floating World

Flotsametrics and the Floating World
  • Author : Curtis Ebbesmeyer,Eric Scigliano
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 06 October 2009
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“Ebbesmeyer’s goal is noble and fresh: to show how the flow of ocean debris around the world reveals ‘the music’ of the world’s oceans.” —New York Times Book Review Through the fascinating stories of flotsam, one of the Earth’s greatest secrets is revealed. In Flotsametrics and the Floating World, maverick scientist Curtis Ebbesmeyer details how his obsession with floating garbage—from rubber ducks to discarded Nike sneakers—helped to revolutionize ocean science. Scientist and environmentalist David Suzuki,