China's Longest Campaign: Birth Planning in the People's Republic, 1949-2005

TitleChina's Longest Campaign: Birth Planning in the People's Republic, 1949-2005
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsTHOMPSON, MALCOLM
ISBN Number0030-851X
KeywordsAREA STUDIES, article, Asian history, Births, Book reviews, Books, NONFICTION, Social policy
Abstract

Elsewhere, White seems to attribute responsibility for female infanticide, sex-selective abortion and domestic abuse to die state, as though the onechild policy determined that peasants would take such measures, and by extension that the policy caused (in a strohg sense) the rise in these practices.