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Typical women of China

Hsiang Liu

Typical women of China

by Hsiang Liu

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Published by Kelly & Walsh, 1899. in Shanghai .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- China.,
  • China -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Ku Hu-t"ou hua Lieh nü chuan.

    Statementtranslated from a popular native work on the virtues, words, deportment, and employment of the women of China by the late Miss A.C. Safford ; edited by John Fryer.
    ContributionsSafford, A. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS725 .L513 1899
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17126511M

    Many Chinese read the book for its insights into business, it’s customs and practices even though it was written almost over years ago. China Business Sites. A very complete listing of China and Chinese Related Business and Economic Information. The book is a small selection from the many stories she was able to gather during that time, obviously put together both with a journalist's eye for what makes a good story and with the didactic intention of covering a suitable range of "key topics" to give her readers some perspective on the main issues affecting women in Chinese society.4/5(29).

    Investigate how the role of women is changing in communist China. Begin by asking students to sketch and/or describe in a paragraph their ideas of what Chinese women are like today. Let students.   The Chinese Ming Dynasty lasted for years ( – AD), and has been described as “one of the greatest eras of orderly government and social stability in human history.” This dynasty became a global superpower, undertaking major sea expeditions before Christopher Columbus.

    The book is only described as a second edition if significant changes are made to the copy. In collecting terms, a general definition of 1st edition book would be a work's first commercially available appearance in book form, printed with the original setting of type. The first time a publisher releases a new book, all copies of that book.   This point is also reiterated in the book’s penultimate essay, “The Question of American Strategy in the Indo-Pacific.” The book’s second essay, “The New China Rules”, likewise addresses U.S. concerns over growing Chinese influence in the Indo-Pacific and beyond, pointing to China’s economic, military, and cultural statecraft.


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Typical women of China: translated from a popular native work on the virtues, words, deportment, and employment of the women of ChinaKelly & Walsh Microform - 2d ed.

Typical Women of China: Abridged From the Chinese Work "Records of Virtuous Women of Ancient and Modern Times" (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Abridged, June 7, by A.

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