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Chinese Studies - Digital/Electronic Sources: Literature

This research guide helps you to find resources related to China studies including China's foreign relations, history, politics, military, economy, culture, language, religion and etc.

Chinese Texts 中文典籍

Gender Studies

  • Ling long women's magazine @ Columbia 
  • Ling long women's magazine was popular at a time of dramatic social change in Republican China. In its short run from 1931 to 1937, it was disproportionately influential. Decades later, it offers a uniquely intimate view of the lives of women in the 1930s in Shanghai, a city at the forefront of social and political change. The articles, photographs, even the advertisements, bring to life a vibrant and intriguing society in a fast-changing world.
  • Chinese Women’s Magazines in the Late Qing and Early Republic Period (晚清、民国初期的中国妇女杂志)
    This database contains four seminal women's or gendered journals-a key genre of the new media-published between 1904 and 1937. They include shijie (Women's World, 1904-07), Funü shibao (The Women's Eastern Times, 1911-17), Funü zazhi (The Ladies' Journal, 1915-31), and Linglong (Elegance, 1931-37).
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