The period from 1949 to the present, do you believe that Chinese women had a revolution? The discussion should take up the major themes of marriage and property rights, labor conditions, reproductive labor conditions, political subjectivities and social activism. Essays should also distinguish between women’s revolutionary conditions during the Mao era (1949-1976) and the contemporary Reform era (1978-present).Essays should be predominantly based on the readings, Essays should be between 900-1000 words in length.
- You must cite all of the readings you use in the text by providing the author’s name, along with a page number if you are quoting the text.
- Your use of the readings must demonstrate that you understand the central argument or main point of each essay. You cannot simply cite one anecdote from the reading simply to use a reading.