Sporting Gender

Sporting Gender[PDF / Epub] ☉ Sporting Gender By Yunxiang Gao – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk Sporting Gender is the first book to explore the rise to fame of female athletes in China in the early twentieth century Gao shows how these women coped with the conflicting demands of nationalist cau Sporting Gender is the first book to explore the rise to fame of female athletes in China in the early twentieth century Gao shows how these women coped with the conflicting demands of nationalist causes unwanted male attention and modern fame arguing that the athletic female form helped to create a new ideal of modern womanhood in China This book brings vividly to life the histories of these women and demonstrates how intertwined they were with the aims of the state and the needs of society.

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  • ebook
  • 349 pages
  • Sporting Gender
  • Yunxiang Gao
  • 14 February 2014
  • 9780774824835