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

Stanford University Press. 6 x 9", viii, 236 pp., references, Character list, index, paper, Stanford, 1999. Item #20890
ISBN: 0804735271

Drawing on newly available archival case records, this book demonstrates that Chinese womens 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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