This pioneering book provides a comprehensive survey of ancient Chinese women's history, covering thousands of years from the Neolithic era to China's unification in 221 BCE.
For each period-Neolithic, Shang, Western Zhou, and Eastern Zhou-Hinsch explores central aspects of female life such as marriage, family life, politics, ritual, and religious roles.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 226 pages, 2 Tables, unspecified; 23 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
- Publication Date: 14/05/2018
- Category: Asian history
- ISBN: 9781538115404