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Staging politics [electronic resource] : power and performance in Asia and Africa / edited by Julia C. Strauss & Donal Cruise O'Brien.

Contributor(s): Strauss, Julia C | Cruise O'Brien, Donal B. (Donal Brian).
Material type: TextTextSeries: International library of political studies: v. 18.Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2007Description: 1 online resource (viii, 255 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781435615946 (electronic bk.); 1435615948 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Political culture -- Asia | Political culture -- Africa | Behaviorism (Political science) -- Asia | Behaviorism (Political science) -- Africa | Asia -- Politics and government | Africa -- Politics and government | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular CultureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Staging politics.DDC classification: 306.2095 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction / Julia C. Strauss and Donal B. Cruise O'Brien -- Show and State in Senegal : Play-acting on the Threshold of Power / Donal B. Cruise O'Brien -- Part I. Trials -- "In the Name of the People" : the 'People's Court' and the Iraqi Revolution (1958-1960) / Charles Tripp -- Accusing Counterrevolutionaries : Bureaucracy and Theatre in the Revolutionary People's Republic of China (1950-1957) / Julia C. Strauss -- The Politics of Performance : Gandhi's Trial Read as Theatre / Sudipta Kaviraj -- Part II. Elections and Leadership -- K�er�ekou the Chameleon, Master of Myth / Patrick Claffey -- "Blue Marches" : Public Performance and Political Turnover in Senegal / Vincent Foucher -- Putting on a Show and Electoral Fortunes in Taiwan's Multi-Party Elections / Dafydd Fell -- Political Theatre in the 2003 Cambodian Elections : State, Democracy and Conciliation in Historical Perspective / Steve Heder -- Dalit Processions : Street Politics and Democratization in India / Nicolas Jaoul -- State Power, Political Theatre and Reinvention of the Pro-Democracy Movement in Hong Kong : The March on 1 July 2003 / Agnes Shuk-mei Ku -- Watching the Watchers : The Spectacle of Civil Society in the Philippines / Eva-Lotta E. Hedman -- Afterword : The Heisenberg Principle of Political Performance / Joseph W. Esherick.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction / Julia C. Strauss and Donal B. Cruise O'Brien -- Show and State in Senegal : Play-acting on the Threshold of Power / Donal B. Cruise O'Brien -- Part I. Trials -- "In the Name of the People" : the 'People's Court' and the Iraqi Revolution (1958-1960) / Charles Tripp -- Accusing Counterrevolutionaries : Bureaucracy and Theatre in the Revolutionary People's Republic of China (1950-1957) / Julia C. Strauss -- The Politics of Performance : Gandhi's Trial Read as Theatre / Sudipta Kaviraj -- Part II. Elections and Leadership -- K�er�ekou the Chameleon, Master of Myth / Patrick Claffey -- "Blue Marches" : Public Performance and Political Turnover in Senegal / Vincent Foucher -- Putting on a Show and Electoral Fortunes in Taiwan's Multi-Party Elections / Dafydd Fell -- Political Theatre in the 2003 Cambodian Elections : State, Democracy and Conciliation in Historical Perspective / Steve Heder -- Dalit Processions : Street Politics and Democratization in India / Nicolas Jaoul -- State Power, Political Theatre and Reinvention of the Pro-Democracy Movement in Hong Kong : The March on 1 July 2003 / Agnes Shuk-mei Ku -- Watching the Watchers : The Spectacle of Civil Society in the Philippines / Eva-Lotta E. Hedman -- Afterword : The Heisenberg Principle of Political Performance / Joseph W. Esherick.

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