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Modernization and son preference in People"s Republic of China

Robin Burgess

Modernization and son preference in People"s Republic of China

by Robin Burgess

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Published by Asian Development Bank in Manila, Philippines .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex of children, Parental preferences for -- China

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobin Burgess and Juzhong Zhuang.
    SeriesERD working paper series -- no. 20, ERD working paper -- no. 20.
    ContributionsZhuang, Juzhong., Asian Development Bank. Economics and Research Dept.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13631575M
    OCLC/WorldCa51510136

    China - China - Reconstruction and consolidation, – During this initial period, the CCP made great strides toward bringing the country through three critical transitions: from economic prostration to economic growth, from political disintegration to political strength, and from military rule to civilian rule. The determination and capabilities demonstrated during these first years. The Economy of People’s Republic of China from Anton Cheremukhin, Mikhail Golosov, Sergei Guriev, Aleh Tsyvinski J and launched a comprehensive modernization of economy and society. Coincidentally, this is also the start of studies the quality of China’s output statistics. Despite the importance of the issue,File Size: 1MB.

    People’s Republic of China, which was founded in October, by the Communist Party of China, is the second most powerful country nowadays. The political system in the PRC used to be communism that first used by the Soviet Union; and it was replaced by Socialism with . (1) The People's Republic of China protects the lawful rights and interests of foreigners within Chinese territory, and while on Chinese territory foreigners must abide by the law of the People's Republic of China. (2) The People's Republic of China may grant asylum .

    The People’s Republic of China. Article (PDF Available) China is a nation that carries out the death penalty with a broad scope in its transition to a market economy. The present study.   Managerial values in the three regions that form Greater China — Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the People's Republic of China (PRC) — were compared. It is posited that in addition to Confucian philosophy, political and economic systems also have significant effects on the values of Chinese managers. Results show that despite the economic integration in Greater China, managerial values Cited by:


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Modernization and son preference in People's Republic of China. Manila: Asian Development Bank, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Robin Burgess; Juzhong Zhuang; Asian Development Bank.

Economics and Research Department. This paper presents factors that may be driving the emergence of gaps in welfare attainment between boys and girls in the People’s Republic of China. Modernization and Son Preference in People's Republic of China | Asian Development BankCited by: 9.

ERD Working Paper No. 20 MODERNIZATION AND SON PREFERENCE IN PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA Robin Burgess and Juzhong Zhuang September Robin Burgess is a lecturer in the Department of Economics, London School of by: 9. The history of the People's Republic of China details the history of mainland China since October 1,when Mao Zedong proclaimed the People's Republic of China (PRC) from atop Tiananmen, after a near complete victory by the Communist Party of China (CPC) in the Chinese Civil War.

The PRC has for seven decades been synonymous with China, but it is only the most recent political entity to. Map of the Peoples Republic of China Map – June 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Board book "Please retry" $ Cited by: 5. The History of the Republic of China begins after the Qing dynasty inwhen the formation of the Republic of China as a constitutional republic put an end to 4, years of imperial rule.

The Manchu-led Qing dynasty ruled China proper from to The Republic experienced many trials and tribulations after its founding which included being dominated by elements as disparate as.

InChina instituted a guiding policy of "reform and opening to the outside world" under Deng's leadership, and the focus was shifted to modernization. Major efforts were made to reform economic and political systems.

Step by step, China was establishing a road with Chinese characteristics, a road that would lead to socialist modernization. Contrary to popular belief, son compulsion remained steady in rural China (at around 10 per cent) while it increased in urban China in the s (from per cent to per cent).

Zhang Q. () A General Progression to the Socialist Modernization of the People’s Republic of China. In: An Introduction to Chinese History and Culture. China Academic : Qizhi Zhang. China (Chinese: 中国; pinyin: Zhōngguó; literally: 'Central State'), officially the People's Republic of China (PRC; Chinese: 中 华 人 民 共 和 国; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó), is a country in East is the world's most populous country, with a population of around billion in Covering approximately 9, square kilometers (3, sq mi), it is Capital: Beijing, 39°55′N °23′E /.

NOT a member of the Chinese communist party; Called for a Fifth Modernization, wanted democracy and multi-party rule Beijing Spring of Movement that called for the establishment of multiparty democratic rule in China; Greatly opposed by the Chinese communist party; Leaders of.

Son preference has persisted in the face of sweeping economic and social changes in China, India, and the Republic of Korea. The authors attribute this to their similar family systems, which generate strong disincentives to raise daughters while valuing adult women’s contributions to the household.

Son preference is also weaker among the more educated. Statistics on contraceptive use and abortion in China also suggest a preference for sons, with 69% of 1-male-child couples using some form of contraception, compared to 63% of 1-female-child by: 5.

noting problems in modernization theory highlighted by the findings of this book. The Modernization of China divides into three parts. Part 1, "The Legacy of the Past," treats the Ch'ing period toanalyzing China's response to the challenge of modernity posed by interaction with Western nations and a modernizing Japan.

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In the Modernization of China, an interdisciplinary team of scholars collaborate closely to provide the first systematic, integrated analysis of China in transformation--from an agrarian-based to an urbanized and industrialized society.

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In South Korea, son preference is attributed more to patriarchal family systems and low female autonomy. In South Korea and China son preference is sometimes also attributed to Confucian values.