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Title The sage and the second sex : Confucianism, ethics, and gender / edited by Chenyang Li ; with a foreword by Patricia Ebrey.

Publication Info. Chicago, Ill. : Open Court, 2000.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  181.11 S129S    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 256 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : can Confucianism come to terms with feminism? / Chenyang Li -- The Confucian concept of Jen and the feminist ethics of care : a comparative study / Chenyang Li -- Feminism as radical Confucianism : self and tradition / Joel J. Kupperman -- Menzi, Xunzi and modern feminist ethics / Philip J. Ivanhoe -- Sexism, with Chinese characteristics / David L. Hall and Roger T. Ames -- From Confucius through ecofeminism to partnership ehitcs / Ingrid Shafer -- Li Zhi and John Stuart Mill : a Confucian feminist critique of liberal feminism / Pauline Lee -- View of women in early Confucianism / Paul Rakita Goldin -- Prudery and prurience : historical roots of the Confucian conundrum concerning women, sexuality, and power / Sandra A. Wawrytko -- Golden spindles and axes : elite women in the Achaemenid and Han empires / Michael Nylan -- Gendered virtue reconsidered : notes from the warring states and Han / Lisa Raphals.
Subject Women in Confucianism -- China.
Feminism -- Moral and ethical aspects -- China.
Added Author Li, Chenyang, 1956-
ISBN 081269418X alkaline paper
9780812694185 alkaline paper
0812694198 paperback alkaline paper
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