Neo-Confucianism And Ruth Research Paper

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I think Ruth was a lucky woman; after her husband's death,she was still able to meet her Mr.right and marry him. Her mother-in-law and other people were blessed with them. How happy a thing! If she lived in ancient China, the outcome was very different.In traditional Chinese society, the status of women was very low, in other words,they were even the accessories of men without any freedom. Neo-Confucianism has developed in Song Dynasty and those scholars emphasized the three obediences and the four virtues(the three obediences obey her father before marriage, her husband when married, and her sons in widowhood and the four virtues (morality, proper speech, modest manner and diligent work) of women in ancientChina;spiritual fetters of wifely
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