Wanting a Daughter, Needing a Son: Abandonment, Adoption, and Orphanage Care in China

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Yeong & Yeong Book Company, 2004 - Family & Relationships - 272 pages
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For those who have adopted children from China this book is a must. It gives us a history easy to read about adoption both domestic and international in China.

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User Review  - autumnesf - LibraryThing

Excellent book. I recommend this even more than the Lost Daughters of China. Along the same lines as Lost Daughters but more in depth - especially regarding abandonment. Check this book out - it will ... Read full review


Infant Abandonment and Adoption in China
The Politics of International and Domestic
Chinese Orphanages Today 2003

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Kay Ann Johnson is professor of Asian studies and political science at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA, where she is also director of the Hampshire College China Exchange Program and the Luce Initiative on Asian Studies and the Environment. She is the author of several books, including, most recently, Wanting a Daughter, Needing a Son.

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