Footbinding Feminism and Freedom

Through the medium of women's bodies, Fan Hong explores the significance of religious beliefs, cultural codes and political dogmas for gender relations, gender concepts and the human body in an Asian setting.

Footbinding  Feminism and Freedom

Through the medium of women's bodies, Fan Hong explores the significance of religious beliefs, cultural codes and political dogmas for gender relations, gender concepts and the human body in an Asian setting.

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Footbinding, Feminism and Freedom
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Fan Hong
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-03 - Publisher: Routledge

Through the medium of women's bodies, Fan Hong explores the significance of religious beliefs, cultural codes and political dogmas for gender relations, gender concepts and the human body in an Asian setting.
Feminism and Socialism in China (Routledge Revivals)
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Elisabeth Croll
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-11 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1978, Feminism and Socialism in China explores the inter-relationship of feminism and socialism and the contribution of each towards the redefinition of the role and status of women in China. In her history of the women’s movement in China from the late nineteenth century onwards, Professor Croll
Sport and American Society
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Mark Dyreson, J. A. Mangan
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

A special issue of the International Journal of the History of Sport, this collection of provocative essays explores the many faces of sport in America. Drawing upon insights from anthropology, history, philosophy and sociology and with reference throughout to politics and economics, the contributors outline the story of how American
Soccer, Women, Sexual Liberation
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Fan Hong, J.A. Mangan
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-23 - Publisher: Routledge

This is the first in-depth global study of women's football across the world. This collection considers women's football, in fifteen countries worldwide, in a global context, and analyzes its progress, challenges and problems it has faced. It shows how women's football has made a significant contribution to the emancipation of
Liangyou, Kaleidoscopic Modernity and the Shanghai Global Metropolis, 1926-1945
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: Paul Pickowicz, Kuiyi SHEN, Yingjin ZHANG
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-15 - Publisher: BRILL

This collection of original essays explores the rise of popular print media in China as it relates to the quest for modernity in the global metropolis of Shanghai from 1926 to 1945.