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By Arthur Kleinman, Yunxiang Yan, Jing Jun, Sing Lee, Everett Zhang, Pan Tianshu, Wu Fei, Jinhua Guo

Deep China investigates the emotional and ethical lives of the chinese language humans as they comply with the demanding situations of modernity. Sharing a clinical anthropology and cultural psychiatry viewpoint, Arthur Kleinman, Yunxiang Yan, Jing Jun, Sing Lee, Everett Zhang, Pan Tianshu, Wu Fei, and Guo Jinhua delve into intimate and infrequently hidden parts of private existence and social perform to watch and narrate the drama of chinese language individualization. The essays discover the remaking of the ethical individual in the course of China’s profound social and monetary transformation, unraveling the moving practices and struggles of up to date life.

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They are building careers and families, but they are often intensely aware that they are building professions and, through these, helping in small but serious ways to create a new China. They are calling for higher standards, opportunities to pursue work that matters, greater concern for professional ethics, and serious attention to forms of social suffering—from poverty to psychosis, unemployment to substance abuse, autism to AIDS—with the aspiration that their work ought to influence policy and programs.

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