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Images of Women in Chinese Literature

Li-Yu-Ning

Images of Women in Chinese Literature

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Published by Outer Sky Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: Classics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8680409M
    ISBN 101880938006
    ISBN 109781880938003


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Although women achieved a more equal social status once the. Get this from a library. Through Western eyes: images of Chinese women in Anglo-American literature.

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Berkeley: University of California Press. Warner, Martina. Chinese literature, the body of works written in Chinese, including lyric poetry, historical and didactic writing, drama, and various forms of fiction. Chinese literature is one of the major literary heritages of the world, with an uninterrupted history of more than 3, years, dating back at least to the 14th century medium, the Chinese language, has retained its unmistakable.

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and are the most important textbooks for the Confucian scholars to disseminate the educational thoughts of the Confucian. Chinese literature has a history of thousands of years and is characterized by a long tradition of realism that depicts Chinese society and the values of its people in different epochs.

and women. For the elite class of men (yangban) virtue was obtained in book learning based on a Chinese-based classical education, which was neces-sary for self-cultivation and political participation. The purpose of education for yangban women was to prepare them for the domestic sphere, providers of the family’s physical and psychic needs.

If you treat fictional characters as if they were real people, you entirely miss the point of reading literature, which is to understand the values and attitudes of the writer who is often ambivalent about culture and society.

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