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The Resource Disgraceful matters : the politics of chastity in eighteenth-century China, Janet M. Theiss

Disgraceful matters : the politics of chastity in eighteenth-century China, Janet M. Theiss

Label
Disgraceful matters : the politics of chastity in eighteenth-century China
Title
Disgraceful matters
Title remainder
the politics of chastity in eighteenth-century China
Statement of responsibility
Janet M. Theiss
Title variation
Politics of chastity in eighteenth-century China
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Disgraceful Matters' presents a discussion of the political significance of a widespread cult of female chastity in 18th century China. Janet Theiss has studied the laws, legal cases regulations, & policies through which female virtue was defined enforced & contested
Cataloging source
N$T
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1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Theiss, Janet M.
Dewey number
176/.0951
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1533.C4
LC item number
T49 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chastity
  • Women
  • China
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HISTORY
  • Chastity
  • Social conditions
  • Women
  • China
Label
Disgraceful matters : the politics of chastity in eighteenth-century China, Janet M. Theiss
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-274) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; A Note on Textual Conventions; A Note on Dynasties and Reigns; Introduction; Prologue: A Chaste Barbarian Martyrs Herself on the Imperial Frontier; 1. Defining Gender Orthodoxy for a Multiethnic Empire; 2. Statecraft and Gender Order in the Qianlong Reign; Prologue: A Righteous Husband Plays the Politics of the Wifely Way; 3. Enforcing Gender Order; 4. Divided Loyalties; 5. Adultery, Incest, and the Multiple Meanings of Patriarchy; Prologue: A Compromised Widow Sacrifices Her Body to Defend Inner Virtue; 6. The Wages of Wanton Mixing; 7. "Accommodating Sages"
  • Prologue: Male Impropriety and Female Outrage Lead to a Tragic End8. The Problem of Female Moral Agency; 9. The Logic of Female Suicide; Epilogue; Notes; A Note on Archival Sources; Character List; Bibliography; Index
Control code
58728564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 281 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520930667
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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22573/cttt3jfs
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)58728564
Label
Disgraceful matters : the politics of chastity in eighteenth-century China, Janet M. Theiss
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-274) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; A Note on Textual Conventions; A Note on Dynasties and Reigns; Introduction; Prologue: A Chaste Barbarian Martyrs Herself on the Imperial Frontier; 1. Defining Gender Orthodoxy for a Multiethnic Empire; 2. Statecraft and Gender Order in the Qianlong Reign; Prologue: A Righteous Husband Plays the Politics of the Wifely Way; 3. Enforcing Gender Order; 4. Divided Loyalties; 5. Adultery, Incest, and the Multiple Meanings of Patriarchy; Prologue: A Compromised Widow Sacrifices Her Body to Defend Inner Virtue; 6. The Wages of Wanton Mixing; 7. "Accommodating Sages"
  • Prologue: Male Impropriety and Female Outrage Lead to a Tragic End8. The Problem of Female Moral Agency; 9. The Logic of Female Suicide; Epilogue; Notes; A Note on Archival Sources; Character List; Bibliography; Index
Control code
58728564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 281 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520930667
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt3jfs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)58728564

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