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The Characteristics of Female-headed Households of the Song Dynasty
Source:Chinese Women's Research Network | Release Date:2010-8-19
Keyword: the Song Dynasty, female-headed households, male members
Author: LI Zhi-ping

Female-headed households are families which are headed by women. Female-headed households in the Song Dynasty had the following characteristics. Firstly, female-headed households had male members. Secondly, there was a stronger tendency for female-headed households to merge in other social groups. Finally, female-headed households were able to obtain relatively free development in the Song Dynasty.

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