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Title Women in Chinese society / edited by Margery Wolf and Roxane Witke ; contributors, Emily M. Ahern ... [and others]
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1975


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Description x, 315 pages ; 24 cm
Series Studies in Chinese society
Studies in Chinese society.
Contents Lü K'un's new audience: The influence of women's literacy on sixteenth-century thought / Joanna F. Handlin -- The emergence of women at the end of the Ch'ing: The case of Ch'iu Chin / Mary Backus Rankin -- Marriage resistance in rural Kwangtung / Marjorie Topley -- The women of Hai-shan: A demographic portrait / Arthur P. Wolf -- Women and suicide in China / Margery Wolf -- Women as writers in the 1920s and 1930s / Yi-Tsi Feuerwerker -- Chiang Ch'ing's coming of age / Roxane Witke -- The power and pollution of Chinese women / Emily M. Ahern -- Women and childbearing in Kwan Mun Hau Village: A study of social change / Elizabeth Johnson -- Women in the countryside of China / Delia Davin
Analysis Women China Social conditions
Notes Papers from a conference held in San Francisco in 1973
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Women -- China -- Social conditions.
Women -- China.
Author Martin, Emily.
Witke, Roxane.
Wolf, Margery.
LC no. 74082782
ISBN 0804708746
0804709777 (paperback)