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China Men

Author : Maxine Hong Kingston
ISBN : 9780307787811
Genre : History
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The author chronicles the lives of three generations of Chinese men in America, woven from memory, myth and fact. Here's a storyteller's tale of what they endured in a strange new land. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Category: History

China

Author : Gilbert Etienne
ISBN : LCCN:79350316
Genre : Agriculture
File Size : 65.84 MB
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Category: Agriculture

Chinamen

Author : Stephen Leather
ISBN : 0340794658
Genre : Bombings
File Size : 75.56 MB
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Category: Bombings

Men And Women In Qing China

Author : Louise P. Edwards
ISBN : 0824824687
Genre : Social Science
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New in Paper Men & Women in Qing China is an analysis of Chinese prescriptions of gender as represented in Cao Xueqin's famous eighteenth-century Chinese novel of manners, The Red Chamber Dream, or The Story of the Stone. Drawing on feminist literary critical methods, it examines Qing notions of masculinity and femininity, including themes such as bisexuality, motherhood, virginity and purity, and gender and power. Its central aim is to challenge the common assumption that the novel represents some form of early Chinese feminism by examining the text in conjunction with historical data. The book will be especially important to those interested in issues of gender in China, the history of Chinese literary criticism, and the application of feminist theory to the Asian context.
Category: Social Science

Chinamen At Home

Author : Thomas Gunn Selby
ISBN : UCAL:$B53060
Genre : China
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Category: China

Chinamen

Author : Sam Shorey
ISBN : OCLC:889402663
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The Literature Of Emigration And Exile

Author : James Whitlark
ISBN : 0896722635
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The Literature of Emigration and Exile is a collection of works from various writers that explore the literature of emigration and exile. These writers examine poetic, fictional, and biographical voices from settings such as Turkey, renaissance Italy, modern Spain, Central and South America, Eastern Europe, China, Canada, and elsewhere.
Category: Literary Criticism

Maxine Hong Kingston S Broken Book Of Life

Author : Maureen Alice Sabine
ISBN : 0824827848
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The numerous studies of Maxine Hong Kingston's touchstone work The Woman Warrior fail to take into account the stories in China Men, which were largely written together with those in The Woman Warrior but later published separately. Although Hong Kingston's decision to separate the male and female narratives enabled readers to see the strength of the resulting feminist point of view in The Woman Warrior, the author has steadily maintained that to understand the book fully it was necessary to read its male companion text. Maureen Sabine's ambitious study of The Woman Warrior and China Men aims to bring these divided texts back together with a close reading that looks for the textual traces of the father in The Woman Warrior and shows how the daughter narrator tracks down his history in China Men. She considers theories of intertextuality that open up the possibility of a dynamic interplay between the two books and suggests that the Hong family women and men may be struggling for dialogue with each other even when they appear textually silent or apart.
Category: Literary Criticism