Chinese Women in late 19th century and early 20th century

College
Essay
Miscellaneous
Pages 4 (1004 words)
Download 0
In late 19th century, the women were treated in barbarous manner on a regular basis as it was suppose to be according to the traditional china which was concluded by Confucian aka Kong Fu-Zi. The Women in ancient China were considered to be low and were given less preference as compared to men…

Introduction

The subsequent changes during the late 19th century and early 20th century are perfectly elaborated by Kay Ann Johnson in her book Women, the Family and Peasant Revolution, where she has enlightened the various topics like the traditional Confucian marriage culture and the family crisis of 1920. Johnson talks about the pre revolutionary stage and post revolutionary stage and goes on explaining the role of women in terms of labor.1
She elaborates about the family crisis of 20th century and the family reform in order to acquire the proper family. But in order to get this task executed and to support the family reform, more over through the inspiration offered by Chinese communist Party during revolution. Women started working in various fields so that they can earn as well as save their earnings and thus help in increasing the socio economic status of the family through their contribution. As in once the females start working they will start earning wages and, the socio economic status or power dynamics within the family would automatically elevated to the next level. During the revolutionary period as mentioned above, revolutionary forces accosted a traditional family system which was already criticized, to resolve the issues related with the family reformation. ...
Download paper
Not exactly what you need?

Related papers

Chinese Women in late 19th century and early 20th century
The subsequent changes during the late 19th century and early 20th century are perfectly elaborated by Kay Ann Johnson in her book Women, the Family and Peasant Revolution, where she has enlightened the various topics like the traditional Confucian marriage culture and the family crisis of 1920. Johnson talks about the pre revolutionary stage and post revolutionary stage and goes on explaining the…
Chinese Women in 20th century
Far above the ground population in China was among the foremost concern for the nation for the economy of the country was deteriorating to such an extent in the early twentieth century that the people had to greet each other with the word Chi le ma' or Have you eaten' (Faison). And for this downtrodden nature of the society, the selfish nature of the male was foremost explanation. But for the…
20th Century Literary Theory
Whereas the Marxist literary theory developed through the literary theorists such as Georg Lukcs, Valentin Voloshinov, Raymond Williams, Terry Eagleton, Fredric Jameson, Theodor Adorno, and Walter Benjamin et al., the influence of Karl Marx on Althusser, Gramsci and Jameson et al. need to be comprehended in great detail so as to realise the contributions of Marx on the twentieth century literary…
The Causes and Effects of Islamic Resurgence in Late 20th and Early 21st century in the Middle East
The growing interest in the Islamic resurgence can be traced by several factors. Ali E.Hillal Dessouki enumerated three factors: one is the increasing economic influence of oil-producing countries which are mostly Islamic; another is the concern with the security and the stability of the Persian/Arab Gulf countries; and the new wave of Islamic resurgence in almost all countries where Muslims live…
20th Century American Liberalism
However, these ideas were challenged, asserted or weakened by the modern philosophers such as David Ricci and Will Kymlyika as they introduced new thoughts and beliefs with regards individualism, behaviorism and equality in the field of political philosophy.David Ricci, a leading philosopher in the previous century, argued that many political scientists have produced a plethora of literature only…
20th Century Music
But by the Romantic period, improvisation had almost become a lost art. Although organists and opera singers continued to learn how to improvise, for most instrumentalists the art of spontaneous improvisation survived only in the solo cadenza. From a modern perspective, the decline of improvisation seems paradoxical, because modern listeners think of spontaneity as a characteristic of Romanticism.…
19th Century Music
During the 1848 revolution, music critics defined Romanticism as a political and philosophical matter. It had very little to do with what was happening in society among the common folk. Most romantics were viewed as embracing romanticism, not to avoid the real world but to deal with the new age of enlightenment where rationality was threatening to sweep away religious and arcane beliefs.…