Familial properties : gender, state, and society in early modern Vietnam, 1463-1778

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Full title: Familial properties : gender, state, and society in early modern Vietnam, 1463-1778 / Nhung Tuyet Tran.
Main author: Tran, Nhung Tuyet, (author.)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Articulating the gender system : economy, society, and the state
  • Dutiful wives, nurturing mothers, and filial children : marriage as affairs of state, village, and family
  • Female bodies, sexual activity, and the sociopolitical order
  • Inheritance, succession, and autonomy in the property regime
  • Buying an election : preparing for the afterlife
  • Visions of the future, constructions of the past : paradigms of Vietnamese womanhood.