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Title Holding up half the sky : Chinese women past, present, and future / edited by Tao Jie, Zheng Bijun, and Shirley L. Mow ; foreword by Gail Hershatter ; translated by Amy Russell.

Imprint New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 2004.

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 Moore Stacks  HQ1767 .H643 2004    Available  ---
Edition 1st Feminist Press ed.
Description xxxvi, 313 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-306).
Contents New meanings in a classic / Xia Xiaohong -- Characteristics of women's lives during the song dynasty / Zheng Bijun -- Chinese women's status as seen through Peking Opera / Huang Yufu -- Women's script of Jiangyong / Zhao Liming -- Awakening of Chinese women and the women's movement in the early twentieth century / Lu Meiyi -- Chinese women's movement before and after the long march / Lily Xiao Hong Lee -- History and current status of Chinese women's participation in politics / Wang Qingshu -- Readjustment of China's higher education structure and women's higher education / Ma Wanhua -- Gender inequality in education in rural China / Danke Li -- Center for gender studies in Dalian University / Li Xiaojiang -- Marriage law and the rights of Chinese women in marriage and the family / Chen Mingxia -- Status of Chinese women in marriage and family / Xiong Yu -- Domestic violence in China / Wang Xingjuan -- Lives and needs of elderly women in urban China / Liu Ying -- Employment and Chinese urban women under two systems / Jiang Yongping -- Rural women and their road to public participation / Jin Yihong -- Economic growth and women's development in China's western areas / Han Jialing -- Leaving home and coming back / Tan Shen -- Half the sky / Shou Yuanjun -- Chinese women and the mass media / Bu Wei -- Class and gender in contemporary Chinese women's literature/ Dai Jinhua.
Subject Women -- China -- History.
Feminism -- China -- History.
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- China -- History.
Women -- Employment -- China -- History.
Added Author Tao, Jie, 1936-
Zheng, Bijun.
Mow, Shirley L.
Added Title Zhongguo nĂ¼ xing de guo qu, xian zai yu wei lai. English.
ISBN 1558614656 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1558614664 (library cloth : alk. paper)
9781558614666 (library cloth : alk. paper)
9781558614659 (pbk. : alk. paper)