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Gender and power in rural North China

by Ellen R. Judd

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

    Places:
  • China,
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in rural development -- China.,
    • Rural women -- China -- Social conditions.,
    • Sex role -- China.,
    • China -- Rural conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGender & power in rural North China.
      StatementEllen R. Judd.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.C6 J84 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 295 p. :
      Number of Pages295
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1427699M
      ISBN 100804722951
      LC Control Number93038862

      Peasants and Revolution in Rural China: Rural Political Change in the North China Plain and the Yangzi Delta, New York: Routledge, Liu, Xiaohe and MacLaren, Donald. Changing International Wheat Market with Particular Reference to Trade Between Australia and China. Bowen Hills, QLD: Academic Australia Press, Liu, Xin. Judd, Ellen () Gender and Power in Rural North China (Stanford: Stanford University Press). Google Scholar Kang Xiaoguang () Poverty and Poverty Theories in China (Nanning: Guangxi Press).Cited by: 6.

      The average income of rural working women was 79 percent of that of men in This number plummeted to 56 percent in , which meant that the average income of rural women was only a bit more than half of the income of rural men. A gender gap in wage payment may result from either competence differences or discrimination. OneFile Size: 1MB.   About the Book. What can we learn about the Chinese revolution by placing a doubly marginalized group—rural women—at the center of the inquiry? In this book, Gail Hershatter explores changes in the lives of seventy-two elderly women in rural Shaanxi province during the revolutionary decades of the s and s.

        The Gender of Memory: Rural Women and China’s Collective Past, by Gail Hershatter () By Jing Zhai Seventy-two ordinary women, living in four different villages in central and southern Shaanxi Province, mostly born during the s or s, witnessed the rise of the new Communist regime in and experienced dramatic life. Transforming gender and development in East Asia / Published: () Gender and power in rural North China / by: Judd, Ellen R., Published: () Gender, planning, and .


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