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The Good Women Of China
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-30 - Publisher: Random House

For eight groundbreaking years, Xinran presented a radio programme in China during which she invited women to call in and talk about themselves. Broadcast every
The Good Women of China
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Xinran
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

Women and China's Revolutions
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Gail Hershatter
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-04 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Using gender as its analytic lens, this deeply knowledgeable text illuminates the places where the Big History of China’s past two centuries intersects with t
The Promise
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Xinran Xue
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-29 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

At the start of the twentieth century in China, the Hans were married in an elaborate ceremony before they were even born. While their future was arranged by th
Women Writers in Postsocialist China
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Kay Schaffer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-31 - Publisher: Routledge

What does it mean to read from elsewhere? Women Writers in Postsocialist China introduces readers to a range and variety of contemporary Chinese women’s writi
Women Police in Contemporary China
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Anqi Shen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-12 - Publisher: Routledge

This is the first book to look at women in policing in the mainland of the People’s Republic of China. Informed by empirical data as well as rich secondary in
Women Judges in Contemporary China
Language: en
Pages: 231
Authors: Anqi Shen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-14 - Publisher: Springer

This study provides an up-to-date empirical account of Chinese female judges within the context of the Chinese legal system and wider society, revealing a deepe
Women Journalists and Feminism in China, 1898-1937
Language: en
Pages: 447
Authors: Yuxin Ma
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01 - Publisher: Cambria Press

A most remarkable change took place in the first half of the twentieth century in China--women journalists became powerful professionals who championed feminist
Sky Burial
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-31 - Publisher: Random House

As a young girl in China Xinran heard a rumour about a soldier in Tibet who had been brutally fed to the vultures in a ritual known as a sky burial: the tale fr
Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Xinran
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-08 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Following her internationally bestselling book The Good Women of China, Xinran has written one of the most powerful accounts of the lives of Chinese women. Her