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Technology and gender

fabrics of power in late imperial China

by Francesca Bray

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Sex role -- China -- History.,
    • Women -- China -- Social conditions.,
    • Technology -- Social aspects -- China -- History.,
    • China -- Social conditions -- 960-1644.,
    • China -- Social conditions -- 1644-1912.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrancesca Bray.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1768 .B72 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 419 p. ;
      Number of Pages419
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL990478M
      ISBN 100520206851, 0520208617
      LC Control Number96028828

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