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Handbook on the family and marriage in China

Author: Xiaowei Zang; Lucy Xia Zhao
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar Publishing, [2017]
Series: Handbooks of research on contemporary China.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This Handbook advances research on the family and marriage in China by providing readers with a multidisciplinary and multifaceted coverage of major issues in one single volume. It addresses the major conceptual, theoretical and methodological issues of marriage and family in China and offers critical reflections on both the history and likely progression of the field.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)990959590
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Xiaowei Zang; Lucy Xia Zhao
ISBN: 9781785368196 1785368192
OCLC Number: 1015952248
Notes: Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed December 28, 2017).
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: 1. State of the field: the family and marriage in China / Xiaowei Zang and Lucy Zhao --
2. The effects of demographic change on marriage and the family in China / Dudley L. Poston --
3. Changes in Chinese urban family structure / Yan Ruth Xia and Anqi Xu --
4. Mate selection, intimacy, and marital love in urban China / William Jankowiak --
5. Mate selection in rural China / Jing Song and Lulu Li --
6. Foreign-related marriages in contemporary China / Pan Wang --
7. Educational homogamy / Lijun Song, Rachel Skaggs, and Cleothia Frazier --
8. China's 'Leftover Women': Myths and realities / Arianne M. Gaetano --
9. Son preference and marriage squeeze in China / Shuzhuo Li, Quanbao Jiang, and Marcus Feldman --
10. Marriage squeeze and mate selection / Lisa Eklund and Isabelle Attané --
11. China's one-child policy and the changing family / Xiaotian Feng, Dudley L. Poston, and Xiaotao Wang --
12. Family planning and fertility transition in China / Stuart Gietel-Basten --
13. Fertility patterns on family finance in rural China --
Weili Ding --
14. Parental investment in children's human capital in China --
Ming-Hsuan Lee --
15. Childlessness and the well-being of Chinese seniors --
Weiguo Zhang --
16. Gender patterns in financial support to parents in China --
Haiyan Zhu --
17. Filial piety and old-age support in China / Zhanlian Feng --
18. Childhood, children, and family lives in China / Jane Ribbens McCarthy and Ann Phoenix with Guo Yu and Xu Xiaoli --
19. Globalization and international adoption from China / Monica Dowling --
20. Marital construction of family decision-making power / Jiping Zuo --
21. Marital instability in post-reform China / Xiaohe Xu and Donna Miller --
22. Marriage and suicide among rural women / Jie Zhang --
23. Death in the family : bereavement and mourning in China / Amy Chow --
24. Transgender in China / Howard Chiang --
25. Family and marriage in Taiwan / Wen-Shan Yang --
26. The marriage institution in Hong Kong: Past and present / Kwok-fai Ting --
Index.
Series Title: Handbooks of research on contemporary China.
Responsibility: edited by Xiaowei Zang, Lucy Xia Zhao.

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