Dangerous Women

Pub Date : 1999-01-01 | Author : Victoria Baldwin Cass | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0847693953
ISBN 13 : 9780847693955

Grannies, geishas, warriors, mystics, recluses, and predators—these are the dangerous women of traditional China. Through her exploration of the myth and history of the Ming, Vic..

The Cult Of The Fox

Pub Date : 2006-01-01 | Author : Xiaofei Kang | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231508223
ISBN 13 : 0231508220

For more than five centuries the shamanistic fox cult has attracted large portions of the Chinese population and appealed to a wide range of social classes. Deemed illicit by imper..

Chinese Women

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Barbara-Sue White | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : UVA:X004746322
ISBN 13 :

This anthology brings together scores of extracts by Chinese women and about Chinese women, ranging in time from the 18th century to the modern day, several of them never before pu..