Concubines in court : marriage and monogamy in twentieth-century China / Lisa Tran.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 
viii, 235 pages ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Concubinage as legal and social history Concubinage under early Republican law Concubinage under GMD law The benefits of household membership under early Republican and GMD law Severance and support under early Republican and GMD law The line between marriage and concubinage in early Republican and GMD law The unintended recognition of concubinage as bigamy under GMD law Concubinage under CCP law The handling of concubinage cases under CCP law Conclusion.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
KNQ568 .T73 2015
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