Marriage and inequality in Chinese society [electronic resource] / edited by Rubie S. Watson, Patricia Buckley Ebrey.

Berkeley : University of California Press, c1991.
Conference Name:
Conference on Marriage and Inequality in Chinese Society (1988 : Pacific Grove, Calif.)
Studies on China ; 12
ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Studies on China ; 12
1 online resource (xvii, 385 pages) : illustrations
Marriage -- China -- History.
Marriage customs and rites -- China -- History.
Sex role -- China -- History.
Equality -- China -- History.
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Marriages of the ruling elite in the Spring and Autumn period / Melvin P. Thatcher
Imperial marriage in the native Chinese and non-Han state : Han to Ming / Jennifer Holmgren
Shifts in marriage finance from the sixth to the thirteenth century / Patricia Buckley Ebrey
The marriage of Sung imperial clanswomen / John W. Chaffee
Ch'ing imperial marriage and problems of rulership / Evelyn S. Rawski
Grooming a daughter for marriage : brides and wives in the mid-Ch'ing period / Susan Mann
Wives, concubines, and maids : servitude and kinship in the Hong Kong region, 1900-1940 / Rubie S. Watson
Prostitution and the market in early twentieth-century Shanghai / Gail Hershatter.
Marriage and mobility under rural collectivism / William Lavely
Women, property, and law in the People's Republic of China / Jonathan K. Ocko
Afterword : marriage and gender inequality / Rubie S. Watson.
Papers presented at the Conference on Marriage and Inequality in Chinese Society, held Jan. 1988, Pacific Grove, Calif.
"This volume was sponsored by the Joint Committee on Chinese Studies of the American Council of Learned Societies and the Social Science Research Council"--P. opposite t.p.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Watson, Rubie S. (Rubie Sharon), 1945-
Ebrey, Patricia Buckley, 1947-
Joint Committee on Chinese Studies (U.S.)
American Council of Learned Societies.
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