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4 edition of Typical women of China. found in the catalog.

Typical women of China.

by Liu, Xiang

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Published by Kelly & Walsh, limited in Shanghai [etc.] .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      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, Miss A. C., tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS725 .L5 1899
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 192 p.
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6557354M
      LC Control Number13011117
      OCLC/WorldCa2285419

      Apr 11,  · A s I turn 30, I am left wondering what it means to be a Chinese woman - and a well educated one at that - entering her fourth decade. One thing is for sure: if . Mar 03,  · Fincher, who authored a book, Leftover Women: The Resurgence of Gender Inequality in China, is not mentioned in the extensive bibliography of Lake’s book.

      In ancient China quite a large number of poets praised osmanthus in their poems. the osmanthus is a fragrant flower that is very characteristic to Chinese food culture. Chinese people infuse osmanthus flowers with green or black tea leaves, creating a scented tea called guì huā chá, which is especially enjoyed during Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival. In this book which details his own, often comical, exploits in the country, Tim Clissold outlines five Chinese rules that will help Westerners to do business in China. Having lived and worked in the country for more than two decades, Chinese Rules follows Clissold’s previous bestseller, Mr China.

      ACWF Internet Information and Communication Center (Women's Foreign Language Publications of China) Email: [email protected] Feb 21,  · Her short stories provide a glimpse into a China on the cusp of modernization. “Chang’s stories are about men and women, especially women, who have no choice but to navigate the treacherous passage from the world of traditional China to the freedoms, ambitions, and dangers of modern life,” the New York Review of Books wrote.


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