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Personal Voices: Chinese Women in the 1980’s

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Dramatic and far-reaching changes have occurred in the lives of Chinese women in the years since the death of Mao and the fall of the Gang of Four During the decade of the Cultural Revolution, attention to personal life was regarded as 'bourgeois'; in the post-Mao decade, abrupt turns in public policy made discussion of personal life imperative, and nowhere has this been m ...more
Paperback, 400 pages
Published June 1st 1988 by Stanford University Press
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Great cultural criticism and an ethnographic look at China entering the Reform Period.
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