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dc.contributor.authorFinnane, Mark
dc.contributor.editorDavid Walker and Agnieszka Sobocinska
dc.date.accessioned2017-11-22T12:00:19Z
dc.date.available2017-11-22T12:00:19Z
dc.date.issued2012
dc.date.modified2013-11-25T01:17:46Z
dc.identifier.isbn9781742583495
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/54627
dc.description.abstractIn this chapter I examine the role of a particular kind of cultural diplomacy to recover a history of engagement that was snuffed out by post-war international turmoil and the momentous struggle for power in China. The Chinese diplomat, Tsao Wenyen, served in three different Australian cities at a time of critical importance to Australia's fate in the developing Pacific War. In a way that highlights the nature of diplomacy as performance, Tsao's speeches and published writings self-consciously played to the task of presenting China as ancient, cultured and vast, while also modernising rapidly to secure its place among the world's leading nations. At a time when Australia's anxieties about its Asian relations were heightened by the deteriorating situation across the Asia-Pacific region, Tsao's diplomacy sought to address Australian ignorance, indifference and hostility
dc.description.peerreviewedYes
dc.description.publicationstatusYes
dc.description.sponsorshipCentre of Excellence - Policing and Security (ARC Centre of Excellence)
dc.languageEnglish
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherUWA Press
dc.publisher.placeAustralia
dc.publisher.urihttps://uwap.uwa.edu.au/products/australia-s-asia-from-yellow-peril-to-asian-century?_pos=1&_sid=25ffc5a17&_ss=r
dc.relation.ispartofbooktitleAustralia’s Asia: From Yellow Peril to Asian Century
dc.relation.ispartofchapter10
dc.relation.ispartofstudentpublicationN
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom223
dc.relation.ispartofpageto244
dc.relation.urihttp://purl.org/au-research/grants/ARC/DP0346803
dc.relation.grantIDDP0346803
dc.relation.fundersARC
dc.rights.retentionN
dc.subject.fieldofresearchAustralian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
dc.subject.fieldofresearchAsian History
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode210303
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode210302
dc.titleIn the Same Bed Dreaming Differently
dc.typeBook chapter
dc.type.descriptionB1 - Chapters
dc.type.codeB - Book Chapters
gro.facultyArts, Education & Law Group, School of Humanities, Languages and Social Sciences
gro.date.issued2012
gro.hasfulltextNo Full Text
gro.griffith.authorFinnane, Mark J.


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