Trying to stand on two feet

Elliott, Dorinda
June 1998
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);06/29/98 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 131 Issue 26, p30
Focuses on women in China. The existence of one shelter for battered women in all of China; The mixed blessing of the 1949 emancipation of Chinese women from their feudal past by Chairman Mao; Obstacles to women's development; Bride-trafficking and divorce rates; Comments from Zhang Xianfen, founder of a woman's shelter. INSET: Voices of China.


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