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Title Women and Confucian cultures in premodern China, Korea, and Japan / edited by Dorothy Ko, JaHyun Kim Haboush, and Joan R. Piggott.
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, [2003]

Subject Women -- China -- History.
Women -- Japan -- History.
Women -- Korea -- History.
Confucianism -- Social aspects.
Alt Name Ko, Dorothy, 1957-
Haboush, JaHyun Kim.
Piggott, Joan R.
Description xiii, 337 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. Scripts of male dominance. The patriarchal family paradigm in eighth-century Japan / Hiroko Sekiguchi ; The last classical female sovereign: Kōken-Shōtoku Tennō / Joan R. Piggott ; Representation of females in twelfth-century Korean historiography / Hai-soon Lee -- The presence and absence of female musicians and music in China / Joseph S.C. Lam -- pt. 2. Propagating Confucian virtues. Woomen and the transmission of Confucian culture in Song China / Jian Zang ; Propagating female virtues in Chosŏn Korea / Martina Deuchler ; State indoctrination of filial piety in Tokugawa Japan: sons and daughters in the Official records of filial piety / Noriko Sugano -- pt. 3. Female education in practice. Norms and texts for women's education in Tokugawa Japan / Martha C. Tocco ; Competing claims on womanly virtue in late imperial China / Fangqin Du and Susan Mann -- pt. 4. Corporeal and textual expressions of female subjectivity. Discipline and transformation: body and practice in the lives of Daoist holy women of Tang China / Suzanne E. Cahill ; Versions and subversions: patriarchy and polygamy in Korean narratives / JaHyan Kim Haboush.
ISBN 0520231058 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520231384 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 51559027
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations and Tables 
 Notes on Conventions 
 Comparative Time Chart for China, Korea, and Japan 
Pt. IScripts of Male Dominance 
1The Patriarchal Family Paradigm in Eighth-Century Japan / Hiroko Sekiguchi27
2The Last Classical Female Sovereign: Koken-Shotoku Tenno / Joan R. Piggott47
3Representation of Females in Twelfth-Century Korean Historiography / Hai-soon Lee75
4The Presence and Absence of Female Musicians and Music in China / Joseph S. C. Lam97
Pt. IIPropagating Confucian Virtues 
5Women and the Transmission of Confucian Culture in Song China / Jian Zang123
6Propagating Female Virtues in Choson Korea / Martina Deuchler142
7State Indoctrination of Filial Piety in Tokugawa Japan: Sons and Daughters in the Official Records of Filial Piety / Noriko Sugano170
Pt. IIIFemale Education in Practice 
8Norms and Texts for Women's Education in Tokugawa Japan / Martha C. Tocco193
9Competing Claims on Womanly Virtue in Late Imperial China / Fangqin Du, Susan Mann219
Pt. IVCorporeal and Textual Expressions of Female Subjectivity 
10Discipline and Transformation: Body and Practice in the Lives of Daoist Holy Women of Tang China / Suzanne E. Cahill251
11Versions and Subversions: Patriarchy and Polygamy in Korean Narratives / JoHyun Kim Haboush279
 Recommendations for Further Reading313
 List of Contributors317

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