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Christian Women and the Making of a Modern Chinese Family: an Exploration of Nu duo, 1912-1951

Zhou, Yun


This thesis examines the Christian attempt to transform the institution of the Chinese family by investigating the ideal Christian domesticity portrayed by Nu duo. The religious nature of this magazine together with its reliance on Western financial and literary sources made it a modernising force with different ideas on the family from that promoted by the non-Christian intelligentsia. Unlike the reformist ambitions of prominent Chinese intellectuals and politicians, Nu duo advocated a family...[Show more]

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Date published: 2019
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d89f11b4fb73


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