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Published: 10 May 2018

344 Pages


ISBN: 9780190460891

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The Confucian Four Books for Women

A New Translation of the Nü Shishu and the Commentary of Wang Xiang

Translated with introductions and notes by Ann A. Pang-White

  • First complete English translation of the Confucian Four Books for Women
  • Reveals the history and evolution of Chinese women's writing, education, identity, and philosophical discourse over a span of 1,600 years
  • Includes commentary, annotations, and introductions by the original compiler and the translator