Transnational China Project Image Archive:
"Public Advertising Culture in Shaoxing"




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Note: These 52 images of 27 advertisements are from an informal survey of Shaoxing (Zhejiang Province) commercial streets conducted in June 2002. They are organized to illustrate some of the trends in outdoor political advertising and public service announcements in China today: consumerism, privatization of public services (including propaganda), and promotion of local economic development.

These pages created for the Transnational China Project by Steven W. Lewis, Ph.D. and last updated October 12, 2002.
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