Wanton Women in Late-Imperial Chinese Literature

Models, Genres, Subversions and Traditions

Edited by Mark Stevenson (Victoria University) and Wu Cuncun (University of Hong Kong).

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€105,00
$121.00
ISBN13: 
9789004339156
E-ISBN: 
9789004340626
Publication Date: 
April 2017
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Hardback
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ISSN: 
1877-5772
Volume: 
8

Guotong Li, University of Calfornia, Davis

Migrating Fujianese engages with studies of gendered, ethnic, and kinship networks of Fujianese overland and overseas migration in the early modern maritime world. This Fujian study also offers ways to analyze local histories of late imperial China from a more global perspective.
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004327207
E-ISBN: 
9789004327214
Publication date: 
September 2016
€104,00
$125.00

Geng Song, University of Hong Kong and Derek Hird, University of Westminster

In Men and Masculinities in Contemporary China, Geng Song and Derek Hird offer an account of Chinese masculinities in media discourse and everyday life, covering masculinities on television, in lifestyle magazines, in cyberspace, at work, at leisure, and at home.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264892
E-ISBN: 
9789004264915
Publication date: 
November 2013
€127,00
$152.00

Jin Feng, Grinnell College

In Romancing the Internet: Producing and Consuming Chinese Web Romance, Jin Feng examines how shifting socio-cultural forces and gender codes in contemporary Chinese society have shaped the production and consumption of Chinese popular romance on the Internet.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222052
E-ISBN: 
9789004259720
Publication date: 
August 2013
€110,00
$130.00

Edited by Grace S. Fong and Ellen Widmer

Drawing on a library of newly digitized resources, this volume's eleven chapters describe, analyze, and theorize the enormous literary output of women writers of the Ming and Qing periods (1368-1911) that have only recently been rediscovered.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185210
E-ISBN: 
9789004190269
Publication date: 
July 2010
€159,00
$192.00

Paola Zamperini

This important contribution to the study of early modern Chinese fiction and representation of gender relations focuses on literary representations of the prostitute produced in the Ming and Qing periods.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179783
E-ISBN: 
9789047444084
Publication date: 
June 2010
€113,00
$137.00

Rosemary A. Roberts

Drawing on theories ranging from cultural studies to sociology, this book offers a new understanding of gender in Maoist model theatre (yangbanxi) that acknowledges the complex interplay of traditional, modern, Chinese and foreign gender ideologies manifested in the works.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177444
E-ISBN: 
9789047430889
Publication date: 
November 2009
€109,00
$132.00

Robin D.S. Yates

This essential reference work is an alphabetic listing, with an extensive index, of more than 2500 citations of books, chapters in books, and articles, and 100+ dissertations in all social science and humanities disciplines relating to women in China from earliest times to today.
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004176225
E-ISBN: 
9789047429661
Publication date: 
July 2009
€123,00
$148.00