Feminist Liberation and Studies of Women in Religion

@article{Wong2009FeministLA,
  title={Feminist Liberation and Studies of Women in Religion},
  author={W. C. Wong},
  journal={Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion},
  year={2009},
  volume={25},
  pages={180 - 184}
}
  • W. C. Wong
  • Published 2009
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion
  • The general rejection of Chinese religions (read: superstition) in the process of building modern China during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and the suppression of Christianity as an instrument of Western imperialism in Communist China after 1949 have meant that the academic study of religion—not to mention feminist studies in religion—is just now gaining momentum in the Chinese-speaking world.1 Perhaps the best-known work that ties women to religion is Lu Xun’s famous modern… CONTINUE READING