Foot-Binding in Neo-Confucian China and the Appropriation of Female Labor

@article{Blake1994FootBindingIN,
  title={Foot-Binding in Neo-Confucian China and the Appropriation of Female Labor},
  author={C. Fred Blake},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  year={1994},
  volume={19},
  pages={676 - 712}
}
  • C. Blake
  • Published 1994
  • Political Science
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
La tradition du bandage des pieds de la femme en Chine est interpretee, dans cet article, comme etant une epreuve volontaire entreprise par les meres dans le but d'eduquer leurs filles sur les moyens qu'elles ont de reussir dans le monde dirige par les hommes. De toutes les interpretations proposees dans la litterature, des questions peuvent etre soulevees, auxquelles l'A. se propose de repondre : Comment cette coutume a-t-elle ete introduite dans la vie quotidienne ? Quel etait l'objet… Expand
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