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Women and property in China

960-1949

by Kathryn Bernhardt

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Inheritance and succession -- China -- History,
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- China -- History,
    • Right of property -- China -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-214) and index.

      StatementKathryn Bernhardt.
      SeriesLaw, society, and culture in China
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKNN778 .B47 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 236 p. ;
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL39089M
      ISBN 100804735263
      LC Control Number99027947

      Women and property in Sung dynasty China (): Neo -Confucianism and social change in Chien-chou, Fukien. Thesis (Ph. D.) -- Columbia University. New York: Columbia University, Birge, Bettine. Women, property, and Confucian reaction in Sung and Yuan China (). Cambridge Studies in Chinese History, Literature, and Institutions. The Emancipation of Chinese Women. Women and Social Activism. Women in Republican China: A Sourcebook Hua R. Lan, Vanessa L. Fong Limited preview - Women in Republican China: A Sourcebook: A Sourcebook Hua R. Lan, Vanessa L. Fong Limited Women in Republican China: A Sourcebook An East Gate book Asia and the Pacific.

      The lives of women in China have changed significantly due to the late Qing Dynasty reforms, the changes of the Republican period, the Chinese Civil War, and the rise of the People's Republic of , President Jiang Zemin made gender equality an official state policy. However, the government's efforts toward gender equality have met resistance in the historically male-dominated Maternal mortality (per ,): 37 (). --to supplement the required reading lists of courses on "Chinese Development" and "Chinese Politics," for which students may find books to review in this list; --to provide graduate students with a list that may suggest books for paper topics and may slightly help their study for.

        May-Ling was China’s first lady for many years, and during the Second World War, she was one of the most famous women in the world. She was the face of wartime China and did a lot for the country. At the Cairo conference in , she went with Chiang Kai Shek and she personally negotiated with Roosevelt’s : Suyin Haynes.   Slaveholding parents “typically gave their daughters more enslaved people than land,” says Jones-Rogers, whose book They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South Author: Becky Little.


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