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Family and kinship in Chinese society
AuthorFreedman, Maurice, 1920-1975
Joint Committee on Contemporary China. Subcommittee on Research on Chinese Society
Pub. LocationTaipei 臺北PublisherSouthern Materials Center
Date1978Phys. Desc.xv, 269 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
LocationDir. Office Gallery NorthCall NumberHQ667.F3 1978
Family and kinship in Chinese society / edited by Maurice Freedman.
Reprint. Originally published: Stanford, Calif., Stanford University Press, 1970.
All but one of the papers were originally presented at a conference on kinship in Chinese society, held at Greyston House, Riverdale, New York, Sept. 15-18, 1966, called by the Subcommittee on Chinese Society of the Joint Committee on Contemporary China.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-257).

Introduction / Maurice Freedman -- Developmental process in the Chinese domestic group / Myron Cohen -- Child training and the Chinese family / Margery Wolf -- The families of Chinese farmers / Irene Taeuber -- Family relations in modern Chinese fiction / Ai-li Chin -- Land and lineage in traditional China / Jack Potter -- The Chinese genealogy as a research source / Johanna Meskill -- Ritual aspects of Chinese kinship and marriage / Maurice Freedman -- Chinese kinship and mourning dress / Arthur Wolf -- Chinese kin terms of reference and address / John McCoy -- Japanese kinship: a comparison / John Pelzel.

Subject(s)Family life--China
SeriesStudies in Chinese society ; 1
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute Library [ASCC]Rec. #18768