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Public passions : the trial of Shi Jianqiao and the rise of popular sympathy in Republican China /

In 1935, a Chinese woman by the name of Shi Jianqiao murdered the notorious warlord Sun Chuanfang as he prayed in a Buddhist temple. This riveting work of history examines this well-publicized crime and the highly sensationalized trial of the killer. In a fascinating investigation of the media, poli...

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Main Author: Lean, Eugenia, 1968-
Format: Online Book
Language:English
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2007.
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Online Access:Online version
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