Asian studies in "crisis" : is cultural studies the answer?

Clark, Juliet 2006, Asian studies in "crisis" : is cultural studies the answer?, International journal of Asian studies, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 95-110.

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Title Asian studies in "crisis" : is cultural studies the answer?
Author(s) Clark, Juliet
Journal name International journal of Asian studies
Volume number 3
Issue number 1
Start page 95
End page 110
Total pages 16
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Place of publication Cambridge, England
Publication date 2006
ISSN 1479-5914
Summary This article explores some of the benefits and limitations of Cultural Studies in Asian studies with particular reference to the expression of Asian-Australian identity in diaspora. It has been suggested that the influence of Cultural Studies – a discipline that is viewed as more globally relevant – may be an answer to the Asian studies “crisis”. In relation to the Cultural Studies approach to Asian-Australian identity, I argue that the discourse and rhetoric of Cultural Studies is highly beneficial in breaking down stereotypes and rebuilding the national narrative of identity. However, as a methodology it is not without limitations.
Language eng
Field of Research 200202 Asian Cultural Studies
HERDC Research category C1.1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30026406

Document type: Journal Article
Collection: School of International and Political Studies
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