Women and Gender in Chinese History
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HIST 145. Women and Gender in Chinese History


This seminar traces the creation and transmission of feminist discourses and practices in China. We will explore the dynamics of gender relations, changing views of the body, self, and sex, and institutional change to understand how women as mothers, workers, teachers, nuns, and rulers negotiated power.
Social sciences.
2 credits.
Eligible for ASIA, GSST
Spring 2019. Chen.
Catalog chapter: History  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/history


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