Embodying Middle Class Gender Aspirations: Perspectives from China’s Privileged Young Women

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Abstract

Offers a feminist approach to explore how gender affects the lives of well-educated urban Chinese women born in the 1980s

Examines gendered attitudes in China to and experiences of marriage, reproductive choices, career and aspirations for a good life

Considers feminist theories on gender and intersectionality
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages303
Edition1
ISBN (Electronic)9789811611391
ISBN (Print)9789811611384, 9789811611414
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 26 Apr 2021

Publication series

NameGender, Sexualities and Culture in Asia
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
ISSN (Print)2662-7884
ISSN (Electronic)2662-7892

Keywords

  • China
  • Women
  • middle class
  • Gender inequalities

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cultural Studies
  • Demography
  • Gender Studies
  • Religious studies

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