Fertility, Family Planning and Population Policy in China / Edition 1

Fertility, Family Planning and Population Policy in China / Edition 1

by Chiung-Fang Chang
     
 

This book looks at the impact of the government's strict control over planning and population growth on the family, the wider society and the country's demography. See more details below

Overview

This book looks at the impact of the government's strict control over planning and population growth on the family, the wider society and the country's demography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415323307
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/16/2006
Series:
Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations Series
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Prologue1
1Fertility and population policy : an overview8
2Patterns of induced abortion23
3Patterns of sterilization38
4The impact of family structure on fertility53
5The impact of intermarriage on the fertility of minority women65
6Emerging patterns of premarital conception78
7Changing patterns of desired fertility89
8Age at menarche and the timing of the first birth113
9The effect of floating migration on fertility127
10The impact of language dialect on fertility145
11The managed fertility transition in rural China and implications for the future of China's population159
12China's demographic destiny : marriage market implications for the twenty-first century172

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