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By Gail Hershatter

This fundamental advisor for college students of either chinese language and women’s historical past synthesizes fresh learn on girls in twentieth-century China. Written by means of a number one historian of China, it surveys greater than 650 scholarly works, discussing chinese language ladies within the context of marriage, kinfolk, sexuality, exertions, and nationwide modernity. within the approach, Hershatter deals willing analytic insights and judgments concerning the works themselves and the evolution of similar educational fields. the result's either a pragmatic bibliographic software and a considerate mirrored image on how we strategy the past.

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