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Birth control in China, 1949-2000 : population policy and demographic development

Author: Thomas Scharping
Publisher: London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003.
Series: Chinese worlds.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Supersedes and substantially enlarges a German work, Geburtenplanung in China (1995), edited by Thomas Scharping and Robert Heuser, and includes revisions of the author's part of the earlier work.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Scharping
ISBN: 0700711546 9780700711543 0415386047 9780415386043
OCLC Number: 123155640
Notes: Supersedes and substantially enlarges a German work, Geburtenplanung in China (1995), edited by Thomas Scharping and Robert Heuser, and includes revisions of the author's part of the earlier work.
Description: xvi, 406 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. I. Introduction. 1. Levels of understanding. 2. Moral and cultural dimensions. 3. Information and sources --
pt. II. Policy formulation. 4. Motives and goals of Chinese birth control. 5. Phases of the one-child policy and its forerunners --
pt. III. Bureaucratic implementation. 6. Legal norms and practice in flux. 7. Problems of organization. 8. Planning and evaluation --
pt. IV. Popular response. 9. Gender roles, family size and sex preferences. 10. Strategies and evidences of non-compliance --
pt. V. Demographic results. 11. Female marriage trends. 12. Fertility levels. 13. Changes in sex and age structure --
pt. VI. Conclusions and future perspectives. 14. Looking back: causal structures and policy impact. 15. Looking forward: demographic projections and their implications. 16. Weighing the options: past experience and new ideas --
Epilogue: The population census of November 2000.
Series Title: Chinese worlds.
Other Titles: Geburtenplanung in China.
Responsibility: Thomas Scharping.
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