China is at the crux of reforming, professionalising, and internationalising its cultural and creative industries. These industries are at the forefront of Chinas move towards the status of a developed country. In this comprehensive Handbook, international experts including leading Mainland scholars examine the background to Chinas cultural and creative industries as well as the challenges ahead. The chapters represent the cutting-edge of scholarship, setting out the future directions of culture, creativity and innovation in China. Combining interdisciplinary approaches with contemporary social and economic theory, the contributors examine developments in art, cultural tourism, urbanism, digital media, e-commerce, fashion and architectural design, publishing, film, television, animation, documentary, music and festivals.
Edward Elgar Publishing; July 2016
- ISBN 9781782549864
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- Title: Handbook of Cultural and Creative Industries in China
- Author: Keane Michael (ed.)
Imprint: Edward Elgar Publishing