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The Resource Drowning girls in China : female infanticide since 1650, D.E. Mungello

Drowning girls in China : female infanticide since 1650, D.E. Mungello

Label
Drowning girls in China : female infanticide since 1650
Title
Drowning girls in China
Title remainder
female infanticide since 1650
Statement of responsibility
D.E. Mungello
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1943-
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Mungello, D. E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6541.C45
LC item number
M86 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Infanticide
Label
Drowning girls in China : female infanticide since 1650, D.E. Mungello
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-139) and index
Contents
List of illustrations -- Maps -- China in the late Qing Dynasty -- Southern Jiangsu province -- Map of Shanghai in 1867 -- Preface -- Female infanticide -- Infanticide in world history -- Infanticide in China -- A subject or a sensibility? -- Female infanticide in nineteenth-century China -- Causes and forms of infanticide -- Buddhism and Daoism in popular morality literature -- Confucianism in popular morality literature -- Popular broadsheets and newspapers -- Official and literati efforts to combat infanticide -- Early official efforts to combat infanticide -- Early Qing literati efforts to assist abandoned children -- Literati foundling hospices -- Confucian arguments against female infanticide -- Nineteenth-century infant protection societies -- Infanticide deniers -- Denial in history -- Protestant missionary infanticide deniers -- Knowledgeable Protestant missionary observers -- The European cult of Chinese children -- Infanticide deniers in Europe -- The holy childhood and the cult of the child -- Creating a foreign island in China -- The Jesuit response to infanticide deniers -- Christian mission efforts to aid foundlings -- Seventeenth-century efforts to save exposed children -- Eighteenth-century Christian foundling hospices -- Catechists and Christian virgins -- Nineteenth-century Catholic efforts -- Female infanticide in modern China -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index -- About the author
Control code
191207462
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 169 p.
Isbn
9780742555303
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008002614
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)191207462
Label
Drowning girls in China : female infanticide since 1650, D.E. Mungello
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-139) and index
Contents
List of illustrations -- Maps -- China in the late Qing Dynasty -- Southern Jiangsu province -- Map of Shanghai in 1867 -- Preface -- Female infanticide -- Infanticide in world history -- Infanticide in China -- A subject or a sensibility? -- Female infanticide in nineteenth-century China -- Causes and forms of infanticide -- Buddhism and Daoism in popular morality literature -- Confucianism in popular morality literature -- Popular broadsheets and newspapers -- Official and literati efforts to combat infanticide -- Early official efforts to combat infanticide -- Early Qing literati efforts to assist abandoned children -- Literati foundling hospices -- Confucian arguments against female infanticide -- Nineteenth-century infant protection societies -- Infanticide deniers -- Denial in history -- Protestant missionary infanticide deniers -- Knowledgeable Protestant missionary observers -- The European cult of Chinese children -- Infanticide deniers in Europe -- The holy childhood and the cult of the child -- Creating a foreign island in China -- The Jesuit response to infanticide deniers -- Christian mission efforts to aid foundlings -- Seventeenth-century efforts to save exposed children -- Eighteenth-century Christian foundling hospices -- Catechists and Christian virgins -- Nineteenth-century Catholic efforts -- Female infanticide in modern China -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index -- About the author
Control code
191207462
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 169 p.
Isbn
9780742555303
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008002614
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)191207462

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