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Gender in motion : divisions of labor and cultural change in late imperial and modern China

Author: Bryna Goodman
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c 2005.
Series: Asia/Pacific/perspectives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bryna Goodman
ISBN: 0742538249 9780742538245 0742538257 9780742538252
OCLC Number: 255307505
Description: x, 343 Seiten.
Contents: Inhalt: Introduction: Axes of Gender: Divisions of Labor and Spatial Separation / Bryna Goodman and Wendy Larson --
Pt. I: PATTERNS OF MOBILITY: Making Sex Work: Polyandry as a Survival Strategy in Qing Dynasty China / Matthew H. Sommer ; The Virtue of Travel for Women in the Late Empire / Susan Mann ; Gender on Stage: Actresses in an Actors' World (1895-1930) / Luo Suwen ; Women on the Move: Women's Kinship, Residence, and Networks in Rural Shandong / Ellen R. Judd --
Pt. II: SPATIAL TRANSFORMATIONS: Between Nei and Wai: Chinese Women Students in Japan in the Early Twentieth Century / Joan Judge ; Playing with the Public: Late Qing Courtesans and Their Opera Singer Lovers / Catherine Vance Yeh ; Unofficial History and Gender Boundary Crossing in the Early Chinese Republic: Shen Peizhen and Xiaofengxian / Madeleine Yue Dong ; Gender and Maoist Urban Reorganization / Wang Zheng ; He Yi's The Postman: The Workspace of a New Age Maoist / Wendy Larson --
Pt. III: BOUNDARIES: Women's Work and the Economics of Respectability / Kenneth Pomeranz ; The Vocational Woman and the Elusiveness of "Personhood" in Early Republican China / Bryna Goodman ; Women's Work and Boundary Transgression in Wang Dulu's Popular Novels / Tze-lan Deborah Sang ; Virtue at Work: Rural Shaanxi Women Remember the 1950s / Gail Hershatter
Series Title: Asia/Pacific/perspectives.
Responsibility: Ed. by Bryna Goodman ...
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This is a useful addition to sexuality and gender studies on China. * CHOICE * Gender in Motion is a rich and fascinating collection of essays on gender divisions of labor and space in late imperial Read more...

 
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