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Rising Suns, Rising Daughters: Gender, Class and Power in Japan
Surprisingly little is known in the West about Japanese women. Exploring themes of gender and class, this book traces the changing position of women through history and into the present. Repudiating the cliché of the submissive Japanese woman, the authors show women as active agents in both family and public life. The women's liberation movement of recent years resonates w ...more
Published March 7th 2001 by Zed Books
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