The Resource Gender in Motion : Divisions of Labor and Cultural Change in Late Imperial and Modern China, (electronic resource)

Gender in Motion : Divisions of Labor and Cultural Change in Late Imperial and Modern China, (electronic resource)

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Gender in Motion : Divisions of Labor and Cultural Change in Late Imperial and Modern China
Title
Gender in Motion
Title remainder
Divisions of Labor and Cultural Change in Late Imperial and Modern China
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bringing together the work of distinguished China historians, anthropologists, and literary and film scholars, Gender in Motion raises provocative questions about the diversity of gender practices during the late imperial society and the persistence and transformation of older gender ideologies under the conditions of modernity in China. While several studies have investigated gender or labor in late imperial and twentieth century China, this book brings these two concepts together, asking how these two categories interacted and produced new social practices and theories. Individual chapters e
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
305.30951
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1075.5.C6 G46 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asia/Pacific/perspectives
Label
Gender in Motion : Divisions of Labor and Cultural Change in Late Imperial and Modern China, (electronic resource)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=633330
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Axes of Gender: Divisions of Labor and Spatial Separation Bryna Goodman and Tendy Larson; Part I: Patterns of Mobility; 1 Making Sex Work: Polyandry as a Survival Strategy in Qing Dynasty China Matthew H. Sommer; 2 The Virtue of Travel for Women in the Late Empire Susan Mann; 3 Gender on Stage: Actresses in an Actors World (1895-1930) Luo Suwen; 4 Women on the Move: Womens Kinship, Residence, and Networks in Rural Shandong Ellen R. Judd; Part II: Spatial Transformations
  • 5 Between Nei and Wai: Chinese Women Students in Japan in the Early Twentieth Century Joan Judge6 Playing with the Public: Late Qing Courtesans and Their Opera Singer Lovers Catherine Vance Yeh; 7 Unofficial History and Gender Boundary Crossing in the Early Chinese Republic: Shen Peizhen and Xiaofengxian Madeleine Yue Dong; 8 Gender and Maoist Urban Reorganization Wang Zheng; 9 He Yis The Postman: The Work Space of a New Age Maoist Wendy Larson; Part III: Boundaries; 10 Womens Work and the Economics of Respectability Kenneth Pomeranz
  • 11 The Vocational Woman and the Elusiveness of Personhood in Early Republican China Bryna Goodman12 Womens Work and Boundary Transgression in Wang Dulus Popular Novels Tze-lan Deborah Sang; 13 Virtue at Work: Rural Shaanxi Women Remember the 1950s Gail Hershatter; Index; About the Contributors
Control code
ocn856869262
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
510641
Label
Gender in Motion : Divisions of Labor and Cultural Change in Late Imperial and Modern China, (electronic resource)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=633330
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Axes of Gender: Divisions of Labor and Spatial Separation Bryna Goodman and Tendy Larson; Part I: Patterns of Mobility; 1 Making Sex Work: Polyandry as a Survival Strategy in Qing Dynasty China Matthew H. Sommer; 2 The Virtue of Travel for Women in the Late Empire Susan Mann; 3 Gender on Stage: Actresses in an Actors World (1895-1930) Luo Suwen; 4 Women on the Move: Womens Kinship, Residence, and Networks in Rural Shandong Ellen R. Judd; Part II: Spatial Transformations
  • 5 Between Nei and Wai: Chinese Women Students in Japan in the Early Twentieth Century Joan Judge6 Playing with the Public: Late Qing Courtesans and Their Opera Singer Lovers Catherine Vance Yeh; 7 Unofficial History and Gender Boundary Crossing in the Early Chinese Republic: Shen Peizhen and Xiaofengxian Madeleine Yue Dong; 8 Gender and Maoist Urban Reorganization Wang Zheng; 9 He Yis The Postman: The Work Space of a New Age Maoist Wendy Larson; Part III: Boundaries; 10 Womens Work and the Economics of Respectability Kenneth Pomeranz
  • 11 The Vocational Woman and the Elusiveness of Personhood in Early Republican China Bryna Goodman12 Womens Work and Boundary Transgression in Wang Dulus Popular Novels Tze-lan Deborah Sang; 13 Virtue at Work: Rural Shaanxi Women Remember the 1950s Gail Hershatter; Index; About the Contributors
Control code
ocn856869262
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
510641

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