Women and Property in China, 960-1949 (Hardcover). Kathryn Bernhardt.

Women and Property in China, 960-1949 (Hardcover)

Stanford University Press. 6.25 x 9.25", 236 pp., 3 tables, bibliography, Character list, index, cloth, d.j., Stanford, 1999. (o.p.; near fine). Item #11932
ISBN: 0804735263

Drawing on newly available archival case records, this book demonstrates that women's rights to property changed substantially from the Song through the Qing dynasties, and even more dramatically under the Republican Civil Code of 1929-30.

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