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Different worlds of discourse : transformations of gender and genre in late Qing and early republican China

Author: Nanxiu Qian; Grace S Fong; Richard J Smith
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008
Series: China studies, 16
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work explores the reform period from three interrelated perspectives, the construction of gender roles, the development of literary genres, and the emergence of new forms of print media
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Congresses
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nanxiu Qian; Grace S Fong; Richard J Smith
ISBN: 9789004167766 9004167765
OCLC Number: 767463750
Notes: "This volume stems from an international conference, titled "Beyond Tradition and Modernity: Gender, Genre, and the Negotiation of Knowledge in Late Qing China," held on 4-6 March 2005"--Page [ix]
Description: xi, 415 s. : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: List of FiguresAcknowledgments Introduction: Different Worlds of Discourse: Transformations of Gender and Genre in Late Qing and Early Republican China - Nanxiu Qian, Grace S. Fong, and Richard J. SmithPART ONETRANSFORMATIONS OF GENDER ROLES1. Wang Zhaoyuan (1763-1851) and the Erasure of "Talented Women" by Liang Qichao - Harriet T. Zurndorfer2. "Tossing the Brush"? Wu Zhiying (1868-1934) and the Uses of Calligraphy - Hu Ying3. Reconfiguring Time, Space, and Subjectivity:Lu Bicheng's Travel Writings on Mount Lu - Grace S. Fong4. From "Cainu" to "Nu Jiaoxi": Female Normal Schools and the Transformation of Women's Education in the Late Qing Period, 1895-1911 -Xiaoping CongPART TWOTRANSFORMATIONS OF GENRES5. Mediated Imaginings: Biographies of Western Women and Their Japanese Sources in Late Qing China - Joan Judge6. Female Assassins, Civilization, and Technology in Late Qing Literature and Culture - Jing Tsu7. Patriotism Versus Love: The Central Dilemma of Zhan Kai's Novel Bihai zhu - Ellen WidmerPART THREETHE PRODUCTION OF GENDER AND GENRES IN NEW PRINT MEDIA8. Women in Shenbaoguan Publications, 1872-90 - Rudolf G. Wagner9. The Mother Nu xuebao versus the Daughter Nu xuebao: Generational Differences between 1898 and 1902 Women Reformers - Nanxiu Qian10. Tianyi bao and He Zhen's Views on "Women'sRevolution" - Xia Xiaohong,Translated by Hu Ying11. Male Gaze/Female Students: Late Qing Education for Women as Portrayed in Beijing Pictorials, 1902-08 - Chen Pingyuan, Translated by Anne S. Chao12. The Construction of Gender and Genre in the 1910s New Media: Evidence from The Ladies' Journal - Siao-chen HuSuggested Bibliography About the Contributors Index
Series Title: China studies, 16
Responsibility: edited by Nanxiu Qian, Grace S. Fong, and Richard J. Smith
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