Catalogue


Women and China's revolutions /
Gail Hershatter.
imprint
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]
description
xx, 399 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
ISBN
1442215682, 1442215690, 9781442215689, 9781442215696
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imprint
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]
isbn
1442215682
1442215690
9781442215689
9781442215696
contents note
The gendered labor of empire, 1800-1840 -- Disturbances, 1840-1900 -- Revolutionary currents, 1895-1912 -- Imagined futures, 1912-1927 -- Regulatory regimes, 1928-1937 -- Wartime women, 1928-1941 -- Wartime women, 1935-1949 -- The socialist construction of women, 1949-1978 -- Capitalized women, 1978-.
abstract
"This groundbreaking book traces China's modern history though the lives of women, Gail Hershatter provides the first comprehensive introduction to the changes in Chinese women's lives--and in the shared social ideas about what women should do and be--over the past two centuries of profound change on the Chinese mainland"--
catalogue key
11900936
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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