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Chinese family and society

Olga Lang

Chinese family and society

by Olga Lang

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Published by Yale university press, G. Cumberlege, Oxford university press in New Haven, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family -- China,
  • China -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Olga Lang. Published under the auspices of the International secretariat, Institute of Pacific relations, and the Institute of social research.
    ContributionsAmasa Stone Mather Memorial Publication Fund.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, [1] p., 2 l., [3]-395 p.
    Number of Pages395
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13574205M
    LC Control Number46004602

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    Chinese Communist Society: The Family and The Village will serve as a valuable supplement text in sociology, anthropology, and political science courses. The transnational history of a Chinese family: immigrant letters, family business, The Society is truly dedicated to procuring and preserving archival ma- This book uses pinyin to Romanize Chinese names and terms from Chinese-language sources.

    Last, the concept of maintaining one's duties to the family and the country has always been a driving force of the Chinese people. Women's position has been improved by the joint efforts of men and women who believed in mutual help and cooperation. Synopsis Professor Ebrey explores features of the Chinese family, gender, and kinship systems as practices and ideas intimately connected to history and therefore subject to change over time. Topics range from dowries, the sale of women into concubinary, the excesses of the imperial harem.


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III Relationships Within the Family IV Love, Marriage, Divorce V Women in the Family and Society of Old China VI Family and Society Part Two The Family in Contemporary China VII The Birth of Modern China VIII The New Economic and Social Environment: Rural China 'Chinese Society is undergoing powerful transformation with economic restructuring, growth and global interaction.

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