By L. Carrington Goodrich
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This booklet argues that modernity first arrived in overdue nineteenth-century Shanghai through a brand new spatial configuration. This city’s colonial capitalist improvement ruptured the conventional configuration of self-contained families, cities, and ordinary landscapes in a continual unfold, generating a brand new set of fragmented in addition to fluid areas.
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