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Author Dien, Dora Shu-fang.

Title Empress Wu Zetian in fiction and in history [electronic resource] : female defiance in Confucian China / Dora Shu-fang Dien.

Imprint New York : Nova Science Publishers, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 109 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [101]-105) and index.
Contents The ideological backdrop -- Destinies of the flowers in the mirror -- Li Ruzhen's commentary on Chinese society -- The rise and fall of the historical Empress Wu -- Empress Wu's achievements -- Gender distinctions in traditional China -- Defiant women in legend and fiction -- Overcoming the legacy of Confucianism: urban educated women today.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Wu hou, Empress of China, 624-705.
Empresses -- China -- Biography.
Women -- China -- History.
Sex role -- China -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 1590338049 (hardcover)
9781620815977 (e-book)

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