Drowning Girls In China

Author: D. E. Mungello
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 0742557324
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This groundbreaking book offers the first full analysis of the long-neglected and controversial subject of female infanticide in China.

Western Queers In China

Author: D. E. Mungello
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442215585
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He pursued research in Europe and China and published several books on the
early intellectual contacts between Europe and ... In his previous book, Drowning
Girls in China: Female Infanticide since 1650, he examined the neglected and ...

The Great Encounter Of China And The West 1500 1800

Author: David E. Mungello
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 0742557979
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He is the founder and editor of the Sino-Western Cultural Relations Journal. His
most recent book is Drowning Girls in China: Female Infanticide since 1650. His
first teaching position was at Lingnan College in Hong Kong, and he is currently ...


Author: Sir Robert Kennaway Douglas
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Dogwood, an antidote against disease, 372- . n. Drama, the, in China, 55.'. Dress
always loose, 180. Drowning girls, 142. Duck's eggs, day for pickling, 376.
Dynasties, the Chinese, 44; literary traits of the different, 523. Dynasty, natural
limit of ...

Between Birth And Death

Author: Michelle T. King
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804788936
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Using a wide array of Chinese, French and English primary sources, the book takes readers on an unusual historical journey, presenting the varied perspectives of those concerned with the fate of an unwanted Chinese daughter: a late imperial ...

Special Crops

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This is no perfect lady, declares China of Old. The perfect lady has. for
generations, toddled about upon tiny feet, crippled as a ... It was, for countless
generations, a Chinese custom to drown girl babies, or drop them into a hole in
the "Girl-Baby ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Gender Sex And Crime

Author: Rosemary Gartner
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199397295
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Drowning Girls in China: Female Infanticide Since 1650. Lanham, MD: Rowman
& Littlefield. Munro, Emily, and Esmeranda Manful. 2012. Safeguarding Children:
A Comparison of England's Data with that of Australia, Norway and the United ...

The Drowning Girl

Author: Caitlin R. Kiernan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101577193
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India Morgan Phelps-Imp to her friends-is schizophrenic. Struggling with her perceptions of reality, Imp must uncover the truth about her encounters with creatures out of myth-or from something far, far stranger...

The Dublin Review

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These two examples would, no doubt, be sufficient to show that infanticide
among the Chinese is no myth. ... On page 8 of this work we read the following
words:— The custom of drowning girls prevails all over, but chiefly among the
families of ...

The Girl Who Wrote In Silk

Author: Kelli Estes
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1492608343
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Through the stories Mei Lein tells in silk, Inara uncovers a tragic truth that will shake her family to its core — and force her to make an impossible choice.