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Rural women in urban China [electronic resource] : gender, migration, and social change / Tamara Jacka.

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Author/Creator:
Jacka, Tamara, 1965-
Publication:
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, Inc., c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xii, 329 p.) : ill.
Subjects:
Rural women -- China -- Social conditions.
Rural women -- China -- Economic conditions.
Rural-urban migration -- China.
Migrant labor -- China.
Migration, Internal -- China.
Contents:
Introduction: From the "margins" to the "center"
The subject
Between "rural idiocy" and "urban modernity"
Assembling working sisters
Place
In and out of place
The place of desire
People
Relationships
Identifications
Time
Narrative, time, and agency
Appendix 1. List of interlocutors named in the text
Appendix 2. Map 1. the People's Republic of China
Map 2. Beijing municipality.
Notes:
Description based on print version record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. Available via World Wide Web.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Hazel M. Hussong Fund.
Contributor:
ebrary, Inc.
Hazel M. Hussong Fund.
Other format:
Print version: Rural women in urban China.
ISBN:
0765621606 (electronic bk.)
9780765621603 (electronic bk.)
Publisher no.:
99948394433
Web link:
The Hazel M. Hussong Fund Home Page
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