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Women and the family in rural Taiwan.

by Margery Wolf

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Taiwan.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Taiwan,
    • Family -- Taiwan

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1740.5 .W65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 235 p.
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5709552M
      ISBN 100804708088
      LC Control Number70183895

      Women in China face serious pressures to be married, by family and friends. There is a derogatory term for women who are not married by the time they are in their late twenties, sheng nu. With these pressures to be married, some women who have few prospects willingly enter into a second marriage. Taiwan has made in the promotion of women’s rights and benefits and in the development of gender equality. Year marks the th founding anniversary of the Republic of China. In order to educate the public about the endeavor undertaken and the contribution made by Taiwan women, the theme for this exhibition is “Taiwan Women’s.

      Modern Living in Rural Taiwan This three-story contemporary house, with white-stone exterior walls, is surrounded by mountains and minutes away from the Pacific Ocean. Book Description. This is a collection of essays by one of the leading scholars of Chinese history, Patricia Buckley. In the essays she has selected for this fascinating volume, 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.

      Women & Health. Impact Factor. Search in: Advanced search. Submit an article Factors associated with low health literacy among community-dwelling women in Taiwan. Chi-Hsien Huang M.D., M.P.H., Paul C. Talley Ph.D., Chi-Wei Lin M.D., Women’s employment and family planning in rural Uganda. Goedele Van den Broeck. Filled with a detailed depiction of the workings of multiple levelsof the Chinese state, as well as many anecdotes about urban and rural family life, this original and provocative book will have broad appeal in political science, legal and gender studies, history, sociology, and history.


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Mann Paperback $ Available to ship in by:   Women and the Family in Rural Taiwan book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Studies of Chinese society commonly emphasizze /5. This study seeks to fill some of these gaps by examining the ways rural Taiwanese women manipulate men and each other in the pursuit of their personal goals.

The source of a woman's power, her home in a social structure dominated by men, is what the author calls the uterine family, a de facto social unity consisting of a mother and her children. Women and the family in rural Taiwan.

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Margery Wolf's anthropological case study of women in a rural Taiwanese farm village reexamines the traditional patriarchal view of women roles with a closer look at the ways women manipulate the Confucian family by their uterine family connections and by networking within the women's community.4/5.

of this book, the mistaken idea that a book about women can omit the men. It is just as unreal as an ethnography that omits women. The lives of men and women intersect, and the “women’s world” is a reflection of the total social context. Maybe a case can be made for. Wonder Book (US) Bookseller Inventory # N10I Title Women and the Family in Rural Taiwan Author Wolf, Margery Book condition Used - Good Binding Paperback ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Stanford University Press Place of Publication Stanford, Ca This edition first published   This study seeks to fill some of these gaps by examining the ways rural Taiwanese women manipulate men and each other in the pursuit of their personal goals.

The source of a woman's power, her home in a social structure dominated by men, is what the author calls the uterine family, a de facto social unity consisting of a mother and her children.4/5(1).

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Published by Stanford University Press. Need help ASAP. We have you covered with 24/7 instant online tutoring. Connect with one of our tutors now. The status of women in Taiwan has been based on and affected by the traditional patriarchal views and social structure within Taiwanese society, which put women in a subordinate position to men, although the legal status of Taiwanese women has improved in recent years, particularly during the past two decades when the family law underwent several amendments.

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A disputed island with a history of colonialism, uprisings, waves of immigration, and now renown as a technology giant, Taiwan is home to vibrant, chaotic cities and serene mountain escapes, tropical beaches, and both Chinese and indigenous culture.

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Rethinking Feminism Across the Taiwan Strait Author: Ya-chen Chen James Sterba cautiously specifies that what his book includes is “Western” in the subtitle of Social and Political Philosophy.

Chilla Bulbceck is also aware of the difference Women and the Family in Rural Taiwan; however, she does not specify the difference between. The Rough Guide to Taiwan 1 (Rough Guide Travel Guides) by Stephen Keeling, Brice Minnigh and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The generations of Chinese women alive today have lived in a rapidly changing country and have experienced fam-ily planning very differently than those in previous gener-ations.

Whereas older women had little or no access to fam-Family Planning and Women’s Lives in Rural China Karen Hardee is director of research, POLICY Project, The Futures. American researchers emphasize family disaffiliation resulting from negative experiences as an important career contingency for prostitutes.

They suggest that cohesive families insulate daughters from entering prostitution, an implication that ignores cultural variations within the United States and worldwide. This study examined the nature of family affiliations among prostitutes in Taiwan, a.Julie wrote: "Someone needs to edit this list again.

There are a ton of non-fiction books on here." I realize that including non-fiction is against the stated rule of the list, but there is a lot of great non-fiction both originally in English and in translation from Chinese, and it deserves as much recognition as the fiction.

Chapter 22 discusses suicides among married women in rural China. The Chinese suicide rates used to be among the highest in the world, with about 23 suicide deaths every year for each Chinese population.

Suicides by young females in rural China contributed substantially to the high rate of suicide and the total number of suicides, given the large number of people in China.