Asian Women and Intimate Work by Ochiai Emiko

By Ochiai Emiko

Winner of the 2014 selection amazing educational identify Award This e-book includes contributions from a unique workforce of overseas researchers who research the old improvement of "new ladies" and "good spouse, clever mother," women's roles in socialist and transitional modernity and the transnational migration of either household and intercourse staff in addition to other halves.

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Chapter 4, “Selling Modernity: Housewives as Portrayed in Yufenpai (Calendar Posters) and Magazine Advertisements in Shanghai of the 1920s and 1930s,” uses commercial advertising from magazines, calendars, and posters from the 1920s and 1930s, reproductions of which have enjoyed a resurgence in recent years, to analyze the images of women that were popular in Shanghai, at that time perceived as the leading edge of modern culture in the Orient. The assumed readership and consumers were housewives and female students from the urban middle classes, so they continuously provided the imagery of “wise wives and good mothers” with the overwhelming power of the dazzling modernity.

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