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True to her word : the faithful maiden cult in late Imperial China

Author: Weijing Lu
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is a comprehensive study of faithful maidenhood in late imperial China from the vantage points of state policy, local history, scholarly debate, and the faithful maiden's own subjective  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lu, Weijing.
True to her word.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007037545
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Weijing Lu
OCLC Number: 872147906
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 7 févr. 2014).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xiii, 347 p.)
Contents: Part One. History 19 1. Moral Heroism and Craving for Extremes: The Ming Period (1368-1644) 21 2. Putting Young Heroines in the Spotlight: The Seventeenth Century 49 3. The State and the Social Webs of Exaltation: The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries 68 Part Two. Choices loi 4. Dissuading the Resolute: The Families of Faithful Maidens 103 5. Dying for an Ideal: The Choice of Suicide 129 6. A Young Life, a Long Journey: Living as a Faithful Maiden 167 Part Three. Ideology 211 7. Old Rituals and New Questions: The Faithful Maiden Debate 213
Responsibility: Weijing Lu.

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