Women's movements in twentieth-century Taiwan /

This book is the first in English to consider women's movements and feminist discourses in twentieth-century Taiwan. Doris T. Chang examines the way in which Taiwanese women in the twentieth century selectively appropriated Western feminist theories to meet their needs in a modernizing Confucia...

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Main Author: Chang, Doris T., 1969-
Format: eBook
Published: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2009]
Table of Contents:
  • Feminist discourses and women's movements under Japanese colonial rule, 1895-1945
  • The Kuomintang policies on women and government-affiliated women's organizations
  • Hsiu-lien Annette Lu : the pioneering stage of the postwar autonomous women's movement and the democratic opposition, 1972-79
  • Lee Yuan-chen and Awakening, 1982-89
  • The autonomous women's movement and feminist discourse in the post-martial law era.