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Description - Under Confucian Eyes by Susan Mann

These translations of eighteen classical Chinese texts from the mid-ninth century (Tang dynasty) through the late nineteenth century (Qing dynasty) offer a comprehensive collection of primary sources focusing on gender issues in medieval and late imperial China. The book's title reflects the sometimes ironic relationship between Confucian viewpoints and women's visibility in Chinese historical documents. The texts, written by both men and women, show that Confucian values and scholarly practices produced a rich documentary record of women's lives.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780520222762
ISBN-10: 0520222768
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 25mm)
Pages: 323
Imprint: University of California Press
Publisher: University of California Press
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Susan Mann

Susan Mann is Professor of History at the University of California, Davis, and author of Precious Records: Women in China's Long Eighteenth Century (1997). Yu-Yin Cheng is Assistant Professor of History at Marymount Manhattan College and author of A Chronological Biography of Lo Ju-fang (1515-1588): Poet, Philosopher, Activist (1995).

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