Ancient Chinese Society
Expectations of Women and Men
Role of Men.
Men are expected to have a career and an education.
The men's main role is to provide for his family
Men are expected to be richer, taller, smarter and older that their wives.
Frequently asked questions.
Confucianism tells everyone that ' Father guides son and husband guides wife' Husbands are expected to work outside the house, farming and earning money.
What is the role and expectation of the wife in China?
The wife must do as the husband says. Wives are expected to look after the children, cook and clean the house.