Finding Women In The State

Author : Wang Zheng
ISBN : 9780520965867
Genre : History
File Size : 72.45 MB
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Finding Women in the State is a provocative hidden history of socialist state feminists maneuvering behind the scenes at the core of the Chinese Communist Party. These women worked to advance gender and class equality in the early People’s Republic and fought to transform sexist norms and practices, all while facing fierce opposition from a male-dominated CCP leadership from the Party Central to the local government. Wang Zheng extends this investigation to the cultural realm, showing how feminists within China’s film industry were working to actively create new cinematic heroines, and how they continued a New Culture anti-patriarchy heritage in socialist film production. This book illuminates not only the different visions of revolutionary transformation but also the dense entanglements among those in the top echelon of the party. Wang discusses the causes for failure of China’s socialist revolution and raises fundamental questions about male dominance in social movements that aim to pursue social justice and equality. This is the first book engendering the PRC high politics and has important theoretical and methodological implications for scholars and students working in gender studies as well as China studies.
Category: History

Die H Rigkeit Der Frau

Author : John Stuart Mill
ISBN : BSB:BSB10769971
Genre : Women's rights
File Size : 53.99 MB
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Category: Women's rights

Sociological Abstracts

Author : Leo P. Chall
ISBN : UOM:39015078348839
Genre : Sociology
File Size : 67.46 MB
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Category: Sociology


Author : Dimitri Wolkogonow
ISBN : 9783958415522
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
File Size : 72.31 MB
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Der Terror begann nicht mit Stalin. Leo Trotzki, der „Sänger der Revolution", hat zugleich die Grundlagen der Diktatur gelegt, die sein siegreicher Rivale um die Macht perfektionierte. Diese große Biographie entzaubert den Mythos Trotzki – und eine Idee, die unser Jahrhundert beherrschte.
Category: Biography & Autobiography