Courtesans, concubines, and the cult of female fidelity : gender and social change in China, 1000-1400

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Full title: Courtesans, concubines, and the cult of female fidelity : gender and social change in China, 1000-1400 / Beverly Bossler.
Main author: Bossler, Beverly Jo.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. One Culture, Politics, and Gender in the Northern Song
  • 1.Courtesans and the Northern Song Elite
  • 2.The Courtesan as Concubine
  • 3.Prose, Politics, and Prodigies
  • pt. Two Markets, Mayhem, and Morality in the Southern Song
  • 4.Performance Anxiety
  • 5.Entertainers to Ancestors
  • 6.Loss, Loyalty, and Local Leverage
  • pt. Three Conquerors and Culture in the Yuan
  • 7.Exemplary Entertainers
  • 8.Performers, Paramours, and Parents
  • 9.Entertaining Exemplars.