jump to search box

Intolerable cruelty : marriage, law, and society in early twentieth-century China / Margaret Kuo.

Availability

At the Library

Other libraries

Author/Creator:
Kuo, Margaret, 1971-
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2012.
Format:
  • Book
  • xiii, 237 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Title Variation:
Marriage, law, and society in early twentieth-century China
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-215) and index.
Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Republican legal exceptionalism : conceptual underpinnings of the 1930 civil code
  • The rise of public opinion : the case of GMD surname legislation
  • The process of civil adjudication : marital justice and the republican civil court system
  • Spousal abuse : divorce litigation and the emergence of rights consciousness
  • Running away : cohabitation litigation and the reconfiguration of husband patriarchy
  • Bourgeois affairs : separation and support litigation and injury to reputation
  • Natural eunuchs : husband impotence annulment litigation and legal opportunism
  • Conclusion.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781442218406
1442218401
9781442218420
1442218428

powered by Blacklight
© Stanford University. Stanford, California 94305. (650) 725-1064. Terms of Use | Copyright Complaints | Opt Out of Analytics
jump to top