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Sharing the Light: Representations of Women and Virtue in Early China Lisa Raphals

Sharing the Light: Representations of Women and Virtue in Early China

Lisa Raphals

Published July 30th 1998
ISBN : 9780791438565
Paperback
348 pages
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Sharing the Light explores historical and philosophical shifts in the depiction of women and virtue in the early centuries of the Chinese state. These changes had far-reaching effects on both the treatment of women in Chinese society and on theMoreSharing the Light explores historical and philosophical shifts in the depiction of women and virtue in the early centuries of the Chinese state. These changes had far-reaching effects on both the treatment of women in Chinese society and on the formation of Chinese philosophical discourse on ethics, cosmology, epistemology, and self-cultivation.